Confident Decision to Stay Home, Live Well, Age Wise
November 29, 2023
Hosted by Maria Lucassen, CPRC, DTM
One of the biggest challenges most older women face when their health is declining is to choose between staying in the home they lived in for a long time or move to a senior care facility. This decision often is made late for having the house fully ready to accommodate the physical circumstances. Today we can still be in good health, but perhaps our parents are getting to the point in life where they need extra care. In this episode Maria talks with Leslie Hurst who is a registered nurse caring for seniors in their homes. Because of her experience she has profound knowledgeable about this subject. She created a holistic approach to develop a personal plan and empowering seniors and their families to make decisions with confidence and make the most of their remaining chapters. This episode covers an important topic and the conversation will provide surprising insights and excellent recommendations on how to be prepared for caring for a person that needs support to live with joy and ease at home. So tune in and listen to Maria and Leslie when sharing their expertise on making wise decisions when we grow older. To obtain the checklist to manage day-to-day life or ask a question please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The website for more information is www.agewisegroup.com
Women Seeking Blissful Retirement
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This show is for unique women dreaming to soon retire blissfully. In reality, many women are uncertain about what retirement means for them. It is not just a date. It can be potentially a long time, and many could live for another thirty years.
A lot of women who are at the doorstep to retirement have fears of financial challenges and are stuck in a job they don’t like. As a matter of fact, they worry more about other areas that have a significant impact. Life in retirement is so much more than having enough money to spend. Maria’s passion inspires anyone to change perspectives, and to plan ahead to gain control of this next phase in life.
This fun, educational and interactive show talks about a variety of retirement topics with guest experts and contributions from other women around the world. You’ll see that you are not the only one who is unsure about life in retirement. Each show provides ideas, resources and tipping points to plan a blissful retirement.
Maria Lucassen, CPRC, DTM
Maria is a highly experienced corporate career junkie who worked for over 40 years. She has a passion to help career women shift their perspective on creating and living a blissful retirement after they leave their 9 to 5 job.
She is the CEO of Maria Lucassen Coaching and organizes workshops for women who are ready to plan their retirement and helps them individually or in groups to prepare for a happy next phase in life that is fun, purposeful and affordable. Maria helps them to rock retirement and have the lifestyle that they want. As a speaker she engages her live or remote audiences with her refreshing and compassionate presentations.
She has worked and lived in several European countries. Her love of travel and curiosity about other cultures and traditions gives this show a global appeal to women everywhere. Her enthusiasm for the topic together with a zest for life make her a dynamic host that is inspiring women to dream about the next chapter in the book of life.
Maria has a Bachelors degree in hotel management from The Netherlands. At age 54 she earned a Master of Accounting degree from Florida Atlantic University. She is also an active member of Toastmasters International and received the highest award as Distinguished Toastmaster in 2019. She is a Certified Retirement Coach and member of the Retirement Coaches Association. She is one of 36 authors who described a major life event in a compilation book “What Have You Forbes’d Lately?”