Won’t Accept Help
Kids want their parents to be safe, and their parents want to maintain their independence.
Recognize your loved one needs a sense of purpose and meaning.
It took some time for me to figure out how to help my parents with dementia AND avoid conflict
I had two parents that were living at home, but my siblings and I worried for their safety. We weren’t as worried about falls in the home, but were more concerned over fraud after a predatory home repair company got them to sign an agreement for a gutter repair to the tune of $5,200. We […]
Is it possible that helping a loved one might actual be helping them maintain an unsafe living situation?
The three major phases of my caregiving journey included fighting to be the caregiver, learning what that job means, and the weight of that responsibility.
Virtual Reality is Bringing Joy to Those with Dementia