Bubbie takes to the skies When Mollie Witow said she wanted to celebrate her 97th birthday in a balloon, she wasn’t full of hot air

Mollie Witow hasn’t lost her adventurous spirit. The 96-year-old decided to take to the sky in August to get a jump on her October birthday. Members of her family, including her daughter and grandchildren, accompanied her to Taylorsville for her first-ever hot-air balloon ride. Donning black pants and a gray sweater, Bubbie, as her grandchildren… Read More

Coming to terms

When confronted with the emotional and medical complexities of death and dying, a caring chaplain can make all the difference. Consequently, hospice is one of the few areas of the American health care system that requires spiritual care be provided, said Dr. Gary Applebaum, national medical director of Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care. Medicare pays… Read More

Senior Services

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Retirement, Independent & Assisted Housing

AlfredHouse Eldercare, Inc. 301-460-6997, Fax: 301-590-0449 www.alfredhouse.com Caregiver-to-resident ratio 1:4. One fee covers all services. Accepts all levels of care, RN supervision, 24-hour on-site supervision. Accepting residents with Alzheimer’s disease and incontinence. *Paid advertiser Aspenwood 14400 Homecrest Rd. Silver Spring, MD 20906 301-598-6424 Since 1989, Aspenwood has provided independent and assisted living to many seniors… Read More