Castle High School band director Arnold Alconcel has sacrificed a lot to care for his 92-year-old mother, and he wouldn’t have it any other …
Senior advocates say elder neglect and animal neglect sometimes go hand-in-hand.
Starting Monday, we’ll begin a new monthly feature here on Wake Up 2day called “Kupuna Caregiver.”
Donita Garcia was lost in a world of drugs and alcohol abuse while living alone on Leeward Oahu beaches.
There are many health benefits, from improving physical and emotional health to creating strong social connections that increase a sense of …
It’s a first of its kind initiative that recognizes the contributions and sacrifices of Hawaii’s working caregivers.
Caregivers want help during the holidays, but they won’t ask for it.
What we cannot assume is that a family member, especially a kupuna, who has lost a loved one no longer needs our support for the rest of the…
Eight framed photos tell a beautiful story of a special kupuna.
“They might do a little bit of work, like maybe squirt some weed killer around that, and then they’ll come back and say okay, this is what y…
“It’s a lot better to stop a crime from happening than to be reactive and try to pick up the pieces afterwards.”
Like many seniors, getting to the gym is a real challenge for the Nakamuras. So instead, the gym comes to them.
The students designed their own virtual Chinatown in Minecraft, where users create their own worlds and experiences using building blocks.
Many seniors don’t realize social media’s reach.
Every 66 seconds someone in the U.S. develops Alzheimer’s.
Hawaii Better Business Bureau CEO Greg Dunn says efforts are being ramped up to help safeguard seniors.
One year ago this week, Bob Stiver nearly walked away from walking.
The Marco Polo fire is a chilling reminder of the importance of fire safety among seniors, and why they need a support network of family, fr…
How do you balance caring for your loved ones and caring for yourself? It’s a question most caregivers never ask.
The 93-year-old asked us to conceal her identity, but wanted to share her story so others, especially kupuna, don’t fall victim to a similar…