Much as we would like to imagine an elderhood free from troubles, the truth is, we are all likely to need help eventually. And on several levels.
Informal support. This is the kind of help that friends and family members can provide short term. Someone to run errands or mow the lawn, etc. Make a list of the
When the going gets tough. If you were hospitalized, who would you call to
Your health care team. Medically trained support:
An Aging Life Care™ Manager. The choices are boggling when it comes to assembling your team. It's difficult to assess quality of professionals or compare pricing. An Aging Life Care Manager is a "meta-advisor" whose experience can help you choose your team wisely and coordinate whom to call when.
Want help assembling your team? Give us a call at 203-826-9206.
Learn more about our aging life care planning services.
Leslie Alin Tewes is a Geriatric, Disability & Medical Care Manager; Elder and Adult Care Advocate; Quality Improvement Specialist.