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Stories from our members

Read these moving accounts of older adults overcoming health challenges and finding connection, inspired by real interactions between our member and nurses.

Older man with oxygen therapyMember Stories
January 28, 2022

Member story: Room to breathe

As a younger man, Eddie* had prided himself on being something of an adventurer. He’d lived and traveled abroad, tried every hobby under the sun and spent countless hours hiking…
Older adult woman takes morning medicationMember Stories
December 5, 2021

Member story: “Where We’re At”

Every morning, Steven* would boil water for his mother’s tea, steep a bag of her favorite breakfast blend and leave her mug steaming at the kitchen table, where she liked…
Older adult woman stands alone at home looking out the windowMember Stories
September 19, 2021

Member story: “Push Start”

Gloria* was haunted. Every morning as she ate her breakfast and every evening as she put away the dishes, a dark presence seemed to loom in the house – watching…