When you have an aging parent or ailing family member, it’s easy to feel alone. Yet, there are millions of other people just like you, carrying a similar load. You are not alone.
Elderly population in America is booming, with over 46 million seniors over the age of 65 residing in the U.S. today. In addition, it is estimated that by the year 2060, that statistic is projected to more than double. By understanding the necessities, lifestyles and views of today’s seniors, you can better perceive the needs of the senior you love and care for, as well as meet them.
Find yourself wondering: What is in-home care, and how does it differ from home health? What in-home care options or agencies are there in my area? Or, how much will it cost and who pays for senior care if it’s needed?
Here are some helpful resources for family members with an elderly loved one: