Once your parents get older, you start worrying about their health and well being. Often, it is hard to start a conversation about age care as you mayn’t find the right words to put your concern across. Our elderly loved ones like all of us love to be independent and in charge of their daily life. They want to pursue their hobbies and activities that they enjoy.
To start a conversation about age care, firstly you would need to be patient and listen to their concerns. Talk to them about your worries and the need to avail specialized care so that they can have a safe environment where they don’t have to compromise on their social activities.
Make clear that age care facilities will ensure their safety, health and well being while they can enjoy the activities they want. Involve any trusted health care professional and discuss all options available with respect to age care.