Aware Senior Care Blog

GoCary Transportation
GoCary Transportation

GoCary is a wonderful door-to-door transportation service. You can think of it as Uber that is tailored to seniors. If you have a loved one that needs transportation at a good cost, we recommend you register them with GoCary by calling 919-481-2020 (ext. 3) or you can visit their website www.townofcary.org/gocary for an application.  

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RE: Cary, Morrisville tackle demographic shifts, medians
RE: Cary, Morrisville tackle demographic shifts, medians

Tim Murray of Aware Senior Care responds to a Cary News article regarding assisted living and home care accommodations for seniors in the triangle area, specifically Cary and Morrisville.  

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Traveling with Aging Loved Ones
Traveling with Aging Loved Ones

With the holidays coming up over the next few months, this is when seniors want to be around family and friends, and they should be. Here's a checklist of items to consider when traveling with an aging adult.  

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Transportation Services for Seniors in Wake County
Transportation Services for Seniors in Wake County

Guest blogger Lindsay Schinasi, Transportation Coordinator of The Center for Volunteer Caregiving in Cary, discusses the current options available to seniors for getting around in Wake County and what the future holds as far as the quality/quantity of options.   

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Unable to Drive? Driving options in RTP
Unable to Drive? Driving options in RTP

Nancy Schwartz of Loblolly Concierge is an organizational and scheduling expert knowledgeable in the variety of transportation options available in the Triangle area.  

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Should your loved one be driving?
Should your loved one be driving?

One of the biggest issues we see working with families and our own personal experience is the senior’s driving ability.  As we age, naturally our driving ability is negatively impacted.  At some point, it’s time to give up driving because the person poses a safety problem to not only themselves but to others if they continue to drive.  

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