Navigating Funeral Services

Join us as we delve into the world of compassion and expertise in the funeral service industry with Cheryl Marshal. With 23 years of experience, Cheryl fearlessly addresses the questions every family wants to ask but may be hesitant to. Join us for a heartfelt discussion as she shares her wealth of knowledge and support with grace.

Plan for Your Future

Join us to discover the keys to securing your future! Learn about essential topics such as long-term care policies, living benefits, accelerated death benefits, and crucial updates in auto insurance. Our esteemed guests, Gregory Scheppler and Ryan Atkinson, bring their expertise as we delve into insightful discussions. Don’t miss out on valuable tips to plan for your future – tune in and empower yourself with the knowledge you need!

For more information, contact Gregory at 586-879-4488 and Ryan at 586-690-7787.

All About Medications

Join us as Cristina Blazer, pharmacist at Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital, dives into the crucial topic of medication management. Learn about best practices and the potential risks of missing medications, which can lead to serious harm or even hospitalization. Cristina’s expertise in assisting patients with the inpatient to outpatient process, especially for seniors aged 65 and up in Michigan, ensures valuable insights you won’t want to miss! Tune in for essential knowledge and proactive care.

Peace of Mind

Wendy sits down with Bob Mannor from Mannor Law Group, PLLC to delve into crucial topics like essential documents, considerations for joint bank accounts with children, and other vital information you won’t want to miss. Tune in for valuable insights and ensure your peace of mind!

For more information, contact Mannor Law Group at (810) 645-8426 (Grand Blanc Office) or (248) 648-3534 (Oakland County Office) or visit

Simplifying Your Life

Alissa Agnoli, CEO of Caring Transitions Oakland Macomb, joins us for this week’s episode, “Simplifying Your Life”. Alissa dives into all the services she offers, from senior relocation to downsizing, decluttering, estate sales, online auctions, and home cleanouts. Making the move isn’t just about physically relocating—it’s about addressing what’s holding you back and finding a new place for everything. For more information, contact Alissa Agnoli at (248) 282-4647 or visit

Diving into Dementia

Listen to this episode “Diving into Dementia” with Joanna LaFleur, founder of Memory Lane Foundation and a seasoned expert in dementia care. With a degree in recreational therapy specializing in aging, Joanna sheds light on various types of dementia, shares invaluable tips for meaningful conversations with individuals affected by dementia.

Exploring Hearing Loss & Hearing Aids

Kristin Hinderliter, Doctor of Audiology at Hinderliter Hearing Services, joined Wendy on the Next Steps 4 Seniors Radio Program to share causes of hearing loss, how to tell if you have hearing loss and what to do if you suspect you have hearing loss. She discusses how hearing loss affects people as young as twenty and everything you need to know about hearing aids. For more information from Hinderliter Hearing Services, call (248) 985-8479 or visit

Staying Safe, Aging in Place

Charles Dunn and Corrina Denhart from Optalis Health & Rehabilitation Centers joined Next Steps 4 Seniors to share insight on various topics to help seniors stay safe in their home. They discussed the home environment and things to be aware of as you age to reduce the risk of falling.

Next Steps 4 You

Wendy Jones, Founder and CEO of Next Steps 4 Seniors, LLC, discusses everything you need to know about senior living. Have you ever wondered what the difference is between independent living, assisted living, and memory care? Tune in for more resources and information on how to plan for your future and the future of your elderly loved ones. For more information, call Next Steps 4 Seniors at (248) 651-5010.

Impact of Aging on Driving

Tim Brown and Bill Cataldo join Wendy to discuss how age-related factors affect driving and when to know when it is time to stop driving. They cover topics such as aging issues, ways to get seniors in your life to recognize when it is time to stop driving, and their experience with senior drivers. Tim Brown has over 30 years experience in law enforcement and Bill Cataldo has been a criminal defense attorney for over 22 years.


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Tune into the Next Steps 4 Seniors radio program Saturday mornings at 11am on WDTK The Patriot FM101.5/AM1400 Stream live at . This radio program is your go-to for information and resources for all of us as we age. Tune in the program it may offer you guidance and answers for your current situation. For comments or questions you want answered “on the air”… simply send us a message! Your Questions. Real Life. Real Answers.