Housing

Resources for deciding where is the best place for our aging parents to live. Stay at home? Closer to adult children? In a retirement community? How to decide?

Making home safe for aging parents

Making home safe for aging parents

DIY tips to make your home safer and more comfortable to visit.  Is your home safe for your elderly parents to ...
Going on Vacation & Leaving Aging Parent at Home

Going on Vacation & Leaving Aging Parent at Home

What do you do if your aging parents aren't going on vacation with you?     You finally get a chance to take a ...
A Lady Bird Deed

A Lady Bird Deed

If you want to protect your property and avoid probate...  A Lady Bird Deed. Or a Lady Bird Trust. You hear those ...
Skilled Nursing 101

Skilled Nursing 101

When you need it. How you get it.  What it involves. A stay in Skilled Nursing often comes after a stay in the ...
Where do you turn when you need help for your aging parent ?

Where do you turn when you need help for your aging parent ?

Do you know about the Area Agency on Aging? When we need help for our aging parents it's often hard to know where ...
Senior Housing: What to look for and what to ask

Senior Housing: What to look for and what to ask

How do you know if a senior living community is a good fit for your aging parent?    When you go to move your ...
Is memory care right for your aging parent?

Is memory care right for your aging parent?

Alzheimer's and Dementia are tough. For everybody. Mike's family moved his Mom into Memory Care in March 2021. It ...
Finding the right senior living situation

Finding the right senior living situation

How do you decide where the best place is for your aging parent to live? If your mom or dad wants or needs to live ...
Helping your aging parents downsize

Helping your aging parents downsize

Tips to prepare for a move or just clear clutterHow much "stuff" is in your parents' house? For many of us, it's a ...
Moving from an aging parents perspective

Moving from an aging parents perspective

A conversation with dad about making tough movesJohn Barnes has made some big decisions in recent years. Moving he ...
Helping our aging parents move

Helping our aging parents move

Moving Mom and Dad.Having the conversation with our parents about moving to an Independent Living or Assisted ...
Mom’s move to independent living

Mom’s move to independent living

Mom talks about how she made the decision to move to independent living and how it's going now.

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