Read about the latest scams, spoofs, fraud and thefts. Learn the criminal schemes so you can protect yourself. Fun stories about the folks who get caught, too!

Have you been scammed? Has your identity been stolen? Successful Aging thru Financial Empowerment (SAFE) can help. Schedule an appointment with Program Director LaToya Hall, MSW, by phone or computer now: or 313-664-2608. Safe, confidential and free. Brochure
Even in the closest of families, tight quarters and changes in living situations can heighten emotions and family discord -- and even lead to elder abuse. Learn how to reduce tensions and promote a healthy and safe environment for all. These checklists from the National Center for Elder Abuse serve as a blueprint for thoughtful conversations to ease tensions and reduce misunderstandings.

Thursday, July 30
7:00 pm

"Big Hearted Stories: Experiences of Aging"

Join virtually for a free evening of storytelling, connection, and entertainment. In celebration of the 15th anniversary of Big Hearts for Seniors. Activities include a silent online auction from July 23 - Aug 7.

Donations benefit Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels, the Housing Bureau for Seniors, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Silver Club Memory Programs, and the Turner Senior Wellness Program.

Next Avenue is a free online magazine dedicated to news for and about older adults. Read recent articles here and then subscribe to get them in your inbox.

How are you coping with the COVID-19 Crisis?

Wayne State University has joined the University of Kentucky to learn more about people's social and psychological reactions to this crisis. Please help us by completing the brief, anonymous survey below. Invite others to take the survey, too, and share on social media.

Would you like to help with
important research?
Perhaps you qualify for the
WALLET Study . . .

An Institute of Gerontology study — WALLET (Wealth Accumulations & Later-life Losses in Early cognitive Transitions) — is recruiting men and women age 60 and older who manage their own household finances, but feel like their memory is slipping.

To learn more, contact Vanessa at 313-664-2604 or . Read all about it here