If the situation is becoming overwhelming and you feel it’s no longer safe for your parents to stay living at home, then it’s time to think about care homes. But what should you do? From getting the all important care assessment, to deciding what care and where, these are big decisions you don’t need to make alone.
If you find yourself having to choose a care home, there are lots of decisions to be made and things to consider.
Having chosen a care home and made the move, there are things you can do to make sure the experience is as good as possible.
If your elderly parent or friend is ready to downsize you may want to encourage them to think about moving into a retirement community.