Many people like to ‘age in place’, to stay at home and retain as much independence as possible. Making all areas in the home accessible and safe will allow your parent to stay independent for longer.
An important part of caring for your ageing parent is understanding and knowing what they want. Making changes to your parent’s way of life may start with a difficult conversation.
Is it time to hang up the car keys? According to statistics there are now 4 million people over 70 driving on UK roads. Can you see signs that it is time for your parent to think about giving up?