Concern about your loved one’s daily safety and comfort may be overwhelming at times. The subject can be difficult to broach, and you may not feel comfortable initiating a conversation about it. If you feel this way, you are not alone.
Communication barriers are a real challenge for family caregivers. Conflicts within the family and communication gaps with health care providers can lead to frustration and stress in the caregiving cycle. RightConversations® provides a solid foundation for families. The suggestions in the RightConversations® guide will help your loved one remain in their home safely for as long as possible while reducing the stress that accompanies family caregiving.
Follow the Adult Caregiving Guide's simple steps to ensure that your aging parent, spouse or friend is getting the right care that he or she needs.
Incorporating these tips and our other RightConversations® tools will help your family develop a communication plan that ensures a positive experience for your aging loved one while limiting your stress.