When roles switch, caring for our older generation requires a transformation from child to caregiver. The “children” revert back to listening and learning, often generating a newfound compassion for parents. Adine E., with Avacare Medical, addresses some of the common challenges and demands when caring for parents or other older adults. She provides detailed information for reference – Guide.
In the meantime, what can parents do to help make the transition easier for family members? For more information, explore videos and events on the AMAC Foundation website, such as Sudden Death series (offered once per quarter – watch for the upcoming series for Jan 2023).
“To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors.” – Tia Walker