Caring for elderly parents at home can be a time consuming and difficult endeavor.
We definitely love and care for our aging parents so much but there are special needs that we can no longer provide to them at home. This level of care may require professional aid and medical assistance that elderly care facilities can fulfill.
You, as the immediate family care giver, need a helping hand, too.
Even though there are plenty of options out there so that you can continue caring for aging parents at home, it is still important to know that the stress of caring for elderly parents is a reality. There can be times when you may be prone to caregiver burnout, which usually cause depression among family care providers. Elderly care facilities and support groups are always there to give help in times of need. You’ll just have to know when to seek help.
Is it time to move a loved one to an assisted living facility?
There is no doubt that realizing your aging loved one needs elder care is a difficult moment. Oftentimes, this will depend on your loved one’s physical and mental state, and finances will play a big role, too.
Researching about Elderly Care Facilities
No matter how much time you and your loved one spend looking at websites and brochures, you still need to pay a visit to your preferred facilities. Nothing can be more accurate than personally seeing the community and meeting the staff and other residents as well.
Harmony Guest Home has been providing quality senior care since 1993. Feel free to visit us at 351 Southeast 5th Avenue, Hillsboro, OR 97123. Inquiries can be answered when you reach 503-928-6937.