Having The Conversation
There comes a time in life when you may notice a shift in the quality of life for your parents. That change may be the result of physical limitations, memory loss or a drop in emotional well-being, often times caused by isolation. No matter what the reason is for the drop in their quality of life, the one thing for certain is you want to help – but where do you start? Life doesn’t prepare us for this conversation and finding the right words or knowing the right time to talk isn’t easy.
Here’s a tip sheet to help you get started. It contains tips resulting from thousands of conversations our team members have had with families just like yours.