Scams Targeting Seniors

Several years ago, At Home In Darien created a blog titled “Avoiding Scams” to address the presence of illegal activities designed to target, scare, and confuse people into providing sensitive personal details or financial information. Unfortunately, this fraudulent...

Overcoming Loneliness

Loneliness can unfortunately hit us all, but seniors are especially vulnerable. Social isolation and loneliness are experienced by people across the United States every day for a variety of reasons, such as leaving the workplace, getting older or weaker, experiencing...

Holiday Season Travel Tips

As the holiday season approaches, people across the country are planning to hit the roads and the skyways to visit friends and relatives. Traveling for anyone can be difficult, but it can be particularly challenging for seniors. Holidays tend to disrupt a variety of...

Election Day 2022

Part 1 – Interesting Facts Citizens in Darien and across the country will once again have the chance to vote in elections this November to determine a wide range of local, state, and federal contests. Across the country, all of the 435 seats in the House of...

Technology Tips

Understanding and properly using technology can be a scary proposition for anyone – especially for seniors or people who didn’t necessarily grow up glued to an iPad or the ubiquitous multi-functional cell phone. The good news is that there are still easy ways to...