It has been estimated that over 19 million people in the US currently take care of someone (usually a parent or grandparent) who is over the age of 75 and either live with them or independently. The “sandwich generation” of those born to boomers and raising their own children are starting to feel the squeeze as these caregivers typically account for 75-80 of all long-term elderly care.
Additionally, there are many seniors living on their own with little or no outside assistance. With such a demand, many services are popping up to provide much needed help. One of these is deliverable meal plans for seniors from MagicKitchen.com.