by Sabrina's Organizing
Be Proactive and Prepared!
You first need to visit your aging parent to talk with them about where they want to live. Are they interested in living at home, or would they prefer to move to an assisted living community?
Find time with minimal stress. Be sure to include them in the discussion. What do you feel comfortable with? What is your plan to prepare for the future? Let's talk about it. If there is no health issue, this process can be slow and comfortable for them and you.
If they seem they are not open to the opportunity to discuss, ask if they want to speak about this discussion with a professional like a therapist.
If they are ready to talk about making plans, be sure to talk about these 6 essential conversations for a complete plan for the future.
5. It's time to visit the digital files and online accounts. This is where you can help them record their passwords in a safe place so you can access them if you need them.