The next #ElderCareChat, which will focus on Self-Care for Caregivers, will be held on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, from 1-2 pm ET.
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Factoring in the savings in time and money for family caregivers may tip the balance in favor of your parent’s move to assisted living or another form of senior living.
We were honored to welcome Amy Cameron O’Rourke, president of the Aging Life Care Association, as our expert panelist for this month’s #ElderCareChat.
Many adult children have experienced this paradox: At the very time they need to communicate with their aging parent about important issues in their life, the older person begins experiencing impediments that make communication difficult.
“Older adults need transportation for daily living activities—errands, shopping, community activities including volunteer work, recreation, entertainment, visiting friends and family, and for non-emergency medical transportation,” says Jane Hardin, program specialist with CTAA
Unique senior living gardening programs foster friendship, cultivate confidence, and provide purpose. This horticultural therapist tells us how.
The next #ElderCareChat will feature guest panelist Amy Cameron O’Rourke, current president of the Aging Life Care Association. Ms. O’Rourke will lead us in a discussion of how families can proactively prepare for aging versus reacting to a crisis.
Missed our #ElderCareChat on “Overcoming Objections to Senior Living”? Get the recap now.