Eldercare Resources
The Eldercare Resource Articles above are written to help you understand the need for and the process of planning for long term care.
There are four key steps to successful long term care planning.
1. Knowledge & Preparation
2. Proper Funding
3. Using Long Term Care Professionals
4.Creating a Personal Care Plan and Choosing a Care Coordinator
Attitudes towards Aging often Affect Health

October 27, 2017

Among the myriad of wonderful ideas available to caregivers for coping with the care of a loved one, some strategies that can influence the attitude of care recipients are often neglected. On strategy, simply put, is cultivating a more positive attitude towards aging. This can have a profound effect on the health of a care recipient.

Many elderly buy into the notion that they themselves are no longer useful and are a burden to others. As a result, the aging make little attempt to keep themselves healthy and active. After all, they are getting closer to the end of their lives and have no desire to try new things or to challenge themselves or to eat or exercise properly.

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 Eldercare workshops

The council offers eldercare workshops for businesses and organizations. These workshops cover various eldercare services and can be tailored to meet your needs, from a 20 minute lunch meeting to a one hour seminar.

Below is a list of our workshops. Click on the title of your choice for a preview. If you would like to schedule a workshop presentation contact me at:

Phone: (801) 856-6780

 Available workshops

Click on a workshop below to see a sample of the slide presentation.


About the State Care Planning Council


Home Health Care and Hospice Services


Non-Medical Home Care Services


Home Maintenance, Repair and Other Support Services


Elder Law and Medicaid Advice


Seniors Relocation & Downsizing Services


Care Management Services


Long Term Care Benefits for Veterans


Financial Planning For Long Term Care


Understanding Reverse Mortgages


Understanding the Need for Estate Planning

  Understanding Geriatric Medical Care