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Black Parents Aging Podcast

Nov 17, 2021

Medicaid is the safety net when everything falls apart. When your frail mother has been caring for your Dad at home alone for five years and she can’t do it any longer. When 24 hour a day home care is too expensive, and still not enough to keep your dad safe. And, then when his nursing home care quickly depletes their...


Oct 21, 2021

Today’s episode is a continuation of last week’s episode. We are joined by Veronica McClendon, also known as the Family Land Lawyer. Veronica is an attorney who helps families put the proper legal documents in place so that they can enjoy the full benefits of property ownership and leave an inheritance for...


Oct 14, 2021

You might be owning property that you don’t even know exists! Over time, many heirs discover ownership when a relative dies and their death presents problems that no one knows how to solve. These problems result from the passage of decades when a parent, grandparent and great-grandparent simply “passed” down a...


Sep 30, 2021

Caregiving is a 24/7 job and sometimes that's on top of your existing 9-5. Not only is being a caregiver a huge time commitment, but it's also emotionally demanding. That being said, caregiving is also incredibly rewarding and truly makes a difference in the lives of so many people. But, how do you provide care to...


Sep 24, 2021

Caregivers tend to be under so much stress that it affects their mental and physical health. This is why we want to make sure that caregivers are taking good care of themselves, and that they are in a good mental health space. By doing so, caregivers will show up as their best selves and support aging loved ones in the...