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Arizona Charitable Tax Credit and YOU!

Did you know that less than 10% of Arizona tax filers claim the Arizona Charitable Tax Credit? Don’t unknowingly forfeit your opportunity to support our mission for FREE. You still have time! Check out our quick video for a brief breakdown of the Arizona Charitable Tax Credit. If you have

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8 Examples of Programs Your #GivingTuesday Donation Supports

Now in its sixth year, #Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that happens on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. The goal of this day is to make donations and/or volunteer time to organizations that help people in need. This giving event is fueled through social media and collaboration. Here

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The Marist Stands On Its Own

The historic Marist College is standing on its own for the first time in more than 20 years!  FSL is in the process of remodeling this 100-year-old building, and has recently completed some major structural improvements. FSL Real Estate Services stepped in to save the Marist, re-purposing the historical site

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Sleepless in Sun City: Chapter 2

Dad fell yesterday. And why did he fall? How hard did he fall? What was he doing to cause the fall? Well…only he and Ruby know those answers. While my mother found it appalling that I’d even have a dialogue with them about it, my father rattled off some flippant

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Bonnie and Jim’s Story

Turkey, pecan pie, pumpkin pie and a gathering around the dining table – these images conjure the warmth of the holiday season for many. But for others, this means yet another holiday of scarcity and barely getting by. Hard times are…well tough. And tougher even when you are already struggling

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Nutrition For Adults Made Simple

Making smart food choices is important for staying healthy at any age, and especially as an older adult. With these tips, you can start to eat healthier. Getting Started Speak to your doctor to find out your specific dietary needs. Certain foods, like citrus fruits or nightshade vegetables could interact

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Planning For Retirement And Long Term Care

Did you know 70% of people turning 65 can expect to use some form of long term care during their lives. Which means, at some point you are likely to navigate through the abundant, and often confusing, spectrum of planning for retirement. But wait – you are not yet 65.

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Let’s Talk Self-Driving Cars

By now, you may have seen the ads around town about how self-driving cars could help members of our community. You may be asking, “Why did FSL join this campaign?”   As Tom Egan, President and CEO explains, “Enhancing independence for seniors and adults with disabilities is at the core

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Sleepless in Sun City: Chapter 1

What do you do when you see your parents changing right in front of your eyes? How do you help when your beloved mother and father say, “We are fine. We don’t need any help.” Do you believe them or do you take matters into your own hands? Admittedly, I

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Saving Energy to Better Lives

The Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) Real Estate Services recently received a loan from the City of Phoenix’s HOME Investment Partnerships Program for the installation of a solar photovoltaic (PV) Tesla battery storage system. The addition of a lithium-ion battery storage system allows FSL to store excess energy generated by

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Who is a caregiver?

Who is a caregiver? More than likely, the person in the next cubicle or the person standing next to you at the grocery store or perhaps, you. In other words, anyone who has aging parents, a child who needs around the clock care or the children who often times have

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Seniors and Poverty Statistics

More than 25 million older Americans over the age of 60 are economically insecure. These older adults struggle with housing and health costs that continue to rise, while also having to budget for basics like food and transportation. What’s even more alarming is that many older adults who have income

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What Counts as Reasonable Accommodation?

Under the Fair Housing Act, it is illegal for any person to refuse making reasonable accommodations that would prevent individuals with disabilities from having equal opportunity to reside in and enjoy a rental unit, including the use of common and public areas, as a non-disabled individual would. Examples of Reasonable

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