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Not Born Yesterday is a podcast examining issues of ageism and aging. We ask the experts how to deal with the challenges and opportunities facing older Americans today and give tips and advice on staying active and involved as we age.

Hosted by longtime radio producers Miriam Goodman and Lynn Winter Gross.

Brought to you by NEXT Village SF, a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
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The current generation of older adults contains millions of never married, divorced, widowed and childless people. They are now Solo Aging and Dr. Sara Zeff Geber tells us how they can build their own "family" and support systems and enjoy their later years.Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
Whether you are Nana, Papa, or just grandma and grandpa, how we relate to our grandchildren often means creating a new relationship with our adult children. Boundaries need to be established and expectations understood by all involved. Laura Geller, author of Getting Good and Getting Older, has advice for grandparents and their kids.Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
Getting older often means eliminating a lifetime of possessions that clutter our lives. Author Ciji Ware talks about how to overcome the emotional hurdles that sabotage the process and helps free us to keep only the things we love.Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
On The Road Again

On The Road Again

2021-12-0316:43

We speak with Sue Shoemaker, a travel leader with Road Scholar, a travel company offering learning adventures for people over 50. While avoiding COVID, try to catch the travel bug!Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
The founders of Peace of Mind Dog Rescue discuss the joys, advantages, opportunities and responsibilities of owning a pet as we age. They match senior dogs with senior people and it's often love at first sight. Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
Francine Falk-Allen, a polio survivor, compares aging with living with a disability and finds they have a lot in common. Mobility, exercise, knowing your own limits, and when to ask for help are just a few of her issues. Plus, travel agent Sandra Lipkowitz suggests a 'starter' trip for those who have been housebound far too long.Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
The death of a family member or friend can be emotionally overwhelming, but legal and financial issues often need immediate attention. Author Scott Smith shares his research and experience to help lessen the trauma and burden of a death. Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
This episode examines ageism in the workplace and how to get hired at any age. We speak with David Robins, a career advisor at Jewish Vocational Service about why being older is an asset in the workplace. Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
They Want Your Money

They Want Your Money

2021-10-2218:38

Scams against older people are on the rise. Today's episode examines the growing problem of financial elder abuse. Attorney Michael Bolgatz describes the most common abuses and gives tips on how to avoid being a victim.Brought to you by NEXTVillageSF.comNEXT Village SF is a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
What type of health care is right for you as you grow older? We talk with Dr. Jay Luxenberg, Chief Medical Officer of On Lok in San Francisco about making sense of the choices you have.Brought to you by NEXT Village SF, a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
Reframing Ageism

Reframing Ageism

2021-10-0818:34

A look at how we can change attitudes about aging and ageism. We speak with Janine Vanderburg of Changing the Narrative.
There are many options for older adults who want to live independently. From aging at home, to housing complexes that offer meals and on-site health care, how do you know what is right for you? Sue Gibson, a certified senior advisor at CarePatrol is going to help make sense of the choices. Brought to you by NEXT Village SF, a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
What type of volunteer work is right for you? We talk with Bradley Michelson, director of business development at Idealist about the mental, physical, and lifestyle benefits of volunteering.Brought to you by NEXT Village SF, a neighborhood nonprofit providing services and support that empowers members to live independently.
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