Services for Elders and Their Families
when miles or circumstances prevent you from being there.
       
 Who are we?

ElderLink Inc. is a professional geriatric care management group, comprised of dedicated specialists trained and experienced in the assessment, coordination, and monitoring of services for older adults.  more...
 
 Where are we?

Centrally located in Jacksonville, Florida, we serve the people of Jacksonville and surrounding areas.  more...
 
 Meet our staff

Our unique blend of  people makes the best geriatric team in Northeast Florida.

We invite you to  meet these unique, caring and thoughtful individuals. more…
 
 Projects

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Articles

S. Gardner Riel, owner and founder of ElderLink, has written for several publications on topics regarding the balance of work and family. Several of these articles are included here, reprinted with permission from the publishers.

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Dealing With the Holidays
Many of us will use this time to be renewed by the magic of the season. Most of us will not. This seems to be the time of year of unrealistic expectations.
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Caregiving: Creativity may be the key to success.
I think most of us would agree that we enjoy and treasure our independence. It is no different with older adults. One of the most beneficial elements  MORE...

Tips for Long-distance Caregivers
The voice on the other end of the telephone was frantic. Louise Smith had gone home with her children to visit her elderly mother  MORE...

The Nursing Home Decision: Tips for making the ‘right’ decision.
Entering a Nursing Home can be a difficult decision for everyone concerned. Let’s face it, no one really looks forward to moving into a Nursing Facility. 
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Stopping to smell the roses...even when you don’t have time.
I recently had the opportunity to participate in caring for a friend while he was under Hospice care in the home. My friend, who was also my neighbor, had been  MORE...

Random Acts of Patience
Working with elders and their Caregiving family members, I have often had the privilege and responsibility of seeing, first hand, the trial and blessings of being a family member. 
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Moving an Elder Parent into Your Home
Many adult children invite their elder home to live with them. This can be a true blessing...or a terrible disaster. I have worked with many families over the years  MORE...

Coping With Grief
“Right after her death, it seemed as if I went into a trance. Martha was so much a part of my life. Now it’s almost six months and I am still tortured by 
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An Ounce of Prevention
We have all heard the saying “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. This often true phrase has many applications. I have written previously about 
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Home Security
In the previous article, I addressed ways to guard personal safety for the elder inside of their homes. Most elders live independently 
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Secure homes are safe homes
Keeping elders safe inside their own homes should be a high priority. As crime increases in all areas, it is an important issue that should be carefully considered. 
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Articles
Articles written by Gardner Riel, owner and founder of ElderLink.  READ 

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