Archive for Senior Living

How to Support a Senior Through the Transition to Personal Care at Home

Suddenly needing help from personal care at home can be difficult and emotionally overwhelming for your senior, but also for you. It’s important that you and your elderly family member have a plan to make that transition as smooth and as problem-free as possible. Here are just a few of the ways that you can help your senior to do just that.

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How Can You Help Your Senior Determine a Plan for Healthy Aging?

What does healthy aging mean for your senior? If you and she haven’t talked about it yet, her answers might surprise you a little bit. Here are a few things to consider and how elder care can play a vital role in maintaining your senior’s health.

Talk about What Healthy Aging Means

Your idea of healthy aging for your senior might be different from what she believes is important. That’s why it’s so important for you and your elderly family member to sit down together and talk about your expectations. When you both understand what your senior wants from this stage of her life, it’s a lot easier for you to accommodate those wants and provide what she needs, like elder care providers to help her as needed.

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