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I need a reality check about costs. I also wonder if there's any help. I feel like the only sane one. My parents are in their eights, and definitely in cognitive decline, but not in need of actual nurse or doctor care. The men my brother hired microwave... more
Tips for hiring senior care giver
My father-in-law passed away about a month and a 1/2 ago. They had been married just shy of 65 years, and lived in the same home (on a farm) their entire marriage. Prior to dad's passing, mom had shown some signs of memory loss. However, since moving into... more
Concerned about how to "fund" a carer with money to pick-up prescriptions, grocery shop, etc. Do not want to give seniors credit or debit card. Also don't want to provide blank checks or cash. Anyone have any ideas or experience in this area.
Hi Care.com Community, Does anyone have trusted online sites/resources to recommend for learning more about senior care options and cost? I'm just getting started in this process and am getting frustrated by the fragmented options out there. Thank you all in advance :)
Looking for advice regarding my MIL who is 64 and has moderate alzheimers. She came to live with us and I totally thought we could make it work. But this week has proven otherwise. She went missing for 6 hours and we had to involve the police, she was on... more