Adele Lund

Director of Business and Community Relations

Many people recognize Adele from the numerous programs she’s presented - - Downsizing Tips, Moving Forward, How to Pay for Assisted Living, and Difficult Conversations with Aging parents, to name a few. She presents Aging 101 to health care professionals for the Milwaukee Aging Consortium, and presents to area professionals within Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) and churches on topics related to aging and senior housing.

Articles by Adele


The Gift of Forgiveness

Seasons In Our Life

6 Things I Should Have Said

Why Assisted Living is a Gift

Lessons I Learned in my Journey to Understand Seniors

Caring or Caregiving?

What’s the Best Option- Assisted Living or In-Home Care?

Coping With Loss

A Story of Selflessness

A Generational View of Caregiving

Is There Another Perspective?

Holidays: A Time to Create Precious Memories

Valuable Lessons for Caregivers

Listening – A Lost Art

Your Parent has Memory Loss: Are your Expectations Realistic?

Rights and Responsibilities

Postponing What Is Inevitable: Making a Decision About Aging Parents

Humor and Health: A Perfect Pair

How to Avoid Memory Loss as a Senior

Senior Living: An Environment of Love and Kindness

Difficulties Seniors Face when Dealing with Adult Children who Mean Well

Familiarity can be Found even in Light of Change

Holidays, a Time for Families to Come Together

November is National Caregivers Month

The Need for Purpose and the Need for Validation

Welcome Governor Schreiber!

Breaking Down Senior Care Myths

I'm 95 and I Don't Want to Live with all of those Old People

How Do I Know When it's Time to Make a Change?

Validation: Important in Conversations with Older Adults

Waiting Lists: A Great Tool in the Planning Process

Oconomowoc Dementia Friendly Community Forum: A Great Success!

I Can't Fathom Living Anywhere Else but my Home of 63 years, Part II

Hidden Value of Planning

Assisted Living versus In-home Care

Adjusting to Living in a Senior Community

Caring for an Aging Parent, a Family Affair

Keeping The Joy In Our Holidays

Taking a Break When a Caregiver

"I can't fathom living anywhere else but my home of 63 years."

Independent and Assisted Living: Understanding the Differences

The Need for Multigenerational Conversations

A Caregiver's Dilemma

Successfully Talking with Parents About Moving from Home: A Case Study

Downsizing In Anticipation of Moving - Some Tips to Get Started

One Family’s Story Offers Insights to Others

Lessons From My “Adopted” Mother: Attitude and Acceptance

When the Adult Child Cargiver is Facing Health Setbacks

Difficulties Seniors Face When Dealing with Adult Children Who Mean Well

The Challenge of Starting THE Conversation

This Season Give a Gift to Yourself

Top Two Questions for Those in Transition

Exposing More Common Senior Care Myths

Growing Senior Housing Options in Milwaukee: How to Choose

How Do I Know When it is Time to Make a Change?

What Does Aging in Place Require?

Assisted Living Costs: 2014

Helping Your Loved One Rediscover Purpose

When Family Challenges the Job You’re Doing as Caregiver

Sharing the Aging Experience of a Parent

The Gift (and Challenges) of Being a Caregiver

An Extraordinary Resource to Help Guide You and Your Parents Through a Move

Senior Living Communities Are Worth a Second Look

Seniors Trying to Downsize - How to Get Rid of All That Stuff!

Assisted Living's Secret: Greater Independence and a Fuller Life

How to Choose Assisted Living or In-Home Care

Evaluating a Senior's Lifestyle: What Does It Mean to Live Independently?

Why Some Adult Children Cannot Be Caregivers

Assisted Living Keeps You Independent

When is Living at Home Not the Best Option?

Talking About Care When Your Loved One Has Alzheimer's

Are You Struggling To Do the Right Thing for An Aging Parent?

Postponing What Is Inevitable: Making a Decision About Aging Parents

When Siblings Collide Over Care for an Aging Parent

A Change in Seasons Can Prompt Planning Ahead

6 Topics to Discuss with Your Siblings When Considering Senior Care Options

Caring for Family Elders: Final NPR Installment

Families Have Good Choices

Managing Family Discussions About Paying for Senior Care

Paying for Senior Care: NPR Report

Discovering the True Costs of Being a Caregiver

Dementia Care: Each Family Finds Their Right Path

9 Signs That It Is Time to Consider a Move to a Senior Community

Understanding the Difference Between Senior Apartments and Independent Retirement Communities

In Looking at Senior Living, Where Do I Start?

How to Talk to Your Parents About Changing Their Living Situation

How Can We Find Common Ground and Move Forward?

My Parents Refuse to Talk About Moving. What Do I Do?

Comparing the Costs of Staying in Your Home to Renting