“The stairs are getting so hard to climb.”
“Since my wife died, I just open a can of soup for dinner.”
“I’ve lived here 40 years. No other place will seem like home.”
These are common concerns for older people. And, you may share an often-heard wish—“I want to stay in my own home!” The good news is that with the right help you might be able to do just that.
Click on the link below from the National Institute on Aging to read more. The tips there will help families know what to do first, the kinds of help available, where to start and what the costs are. If you have any further questions, or need help with an aging loved one in the Seattle or Bellevue areas, visit www.andelcare.com.
Here is the link: http://www.nia.nih.gov/HealthInformation/Publications/stayinghome.htm