Talking to Your Parents About Home Care
Convincing parents that they need extra help can be extremely difficult. In speaking with your parents, imagine yourself in their position. Would you see the need for extra care as a loss of your independence? Would you be reluctant to allow a stranger into your home? Would you be worried about the cost of such care? Every family situation and individual is unique.
Look through some of the suggestions below and see which ones would help your parents understand that in-home care is an option that affirms their dignity and maintains their independence while assuring them of the care they need.