Simple Clues to Know If Your Aging Dad Needs Help
Dad leapt tall buildings in a single bound, and you spent a lifetime measuring yourself against him. But suddenly, he seems to be slowing down. You don’t want to take away his independence, but you’re starting to worry about him. You want to make sure he’s okay. How can you […]
The Survival Guide to Help You Overcome Caregiver Burnout
You know that page in Robert Munsch’s picture book Love You Forever when the man drives across town, literally picks his mom up, and rocks her back and forth? Makes you cry every time, doesn’t it? Of course. The woman put up with everything you ever did (like flushing her watch down the toilet when […]
Understanding Wisconsin’s Assisted Living Options
You’ve realized Mom can’t live on her own anymore. That’s hard enough to stomach. But let me guess. As soon as you started researching assisted living options in Wisconsin, you felt like you were drowning in alphabet soup! RCACs, CBRFs, AFHs, SNFs, … ABCDEFGs. Okay, that last one isn’t really an option. But with all […]
What Do You Do When Your Parent Thinks They Are A Burden?
Here is a helpful article of how to love your parent when they feel like they burden you. Thank you Horizon Home Care & Hospice for this resource! Mom Thinks She Is A Burden Question: “Mom is so worried that she is a burden. She’s 86 and very independent right now. But she is slowing […]