Help Your Parents Decide
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Deciding to move into a senior living community is not always easy. Knowing when the time is right is even tougher.
It can often be easier for children and other family members to observe behaviors that indicate a loved one is ready for independent living at a retirement community rather than living alone. When you are ready to start considering a retirement community for your parent, we are here to help.
While there is a lot to love about living at Proctor Place, we know it can initially feel like giving up the independence they cherish. We help residents stay independent as long as possible. We are here to provide residents with more freedom, not less.
If you are challenged with bridging the gap between what you believe is the best for the health and happiness of your parent and what he or she may want, our simple steps will make the process easier.
As adult children of aging parents, it is easy for emotions to cloud good judgment. When they age, it is not unusual for parents’ family roles to change from caregivers to needing assistance. Instead of worrying, observe your parent’s situation to make a logical evaluation.
With helpful information in hand, it’s often best to narrow the options to those you believe will be a good fit for your parent. Then be ready to dispel myths and clear up preconceived notions your parent may have about living in a new environment like Proctor Place.
Once you have helped your parent understand the facts and tour the options, the final stage may be the toughest. Time to wait for a decision. If you believe strongly your parent needs to transition to a retirement community but you parent doesn’t agree, we can help.
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