As your parent’s age, you may need to consider setting up care for them in their senior years. Whether you choose to do this yourself or have assistance, it is a plan that needs to be formulated and put in place long before it is ever needed. You can sit and discuss items with your parents on what their wishes are in the future should their need for extra assistance arise. This way they feel a part of the process and do not feel as though you’ve abandoned them. Here are some ideas and topics to consider when it’s time to plan the care your aging loved one needs.
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We all have that special elderly loved one in our lives who may need some attention soon. Whether it is an aunt, uncle, mother, father, brother, sister, or even a cousin, one of these days, they will need more care than we can provide them. But, how do you know when that time comes? How can you tell when your elderly loved one is ready for assisted living or even a full-time nursing home? Here are a few of the first signs that your loved one might need more care than you can give them.
While most people consider the holidays a wonderful and exciting time, it sadly is a time where many of the elderly in the community can fall into a deep depression. Whether you’re a caregiver or a loved one, knowing a few tips to assist them through this season and avoid depression is vital to making sure they enjoy the rest of the year. There are a few things you can do to help your loved ones to avoid that overwhelming depression that can come around this time of year.