So many exhausted caregivers struggle with the decision to move their older adult to assisted living. Even thinking about it makes families feel terribly guilty, especially when they’ve promised to never put their senior in a nursing home.
But keeping that promise isn’t always realistic. Safety concerns, health problems, and specialized care needs are the top reasons to consider assisted living.
For help with this difficult decision, our friends at DailyCaring asked a social worker who's worked with aging adults and their families for 24 years to share her advice.
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