If Not Home, Where Then?
DetailsThis seminar will help people evaluating a possible move from their home to independent or assisted living. The seminar’s featured speakers will be Gina Murray, RN, BSN and director of Aware Senior Care, providing in-home care for seniors and the chronically ill and Liisa Ogburn, founder of Aging Advisors NC. Liisa focuses on helping individuals and their families plan for or respond to the needs that arise during the last years of life. Liisa is also a featured blogger on WRAL on aging.
Gina will present signs that perhaps home is no longer the best place to live followed by Liisa Ogburn, owner of www.agingadvisorsnc.com who is a geriatric advocate and subject matter expert on elder care as she blogs for WRAL in Raleigh. Liisa will present the various options outside the home such as independent living, assisted living, continuous care retirement communities, and residential home care and discuss how a geriatric advocate can be a helpful resource to you. You will learn things to consider and evaluate in terms of where to live and leave with an understanding of the various living options communities provide and the costs.