#AskAware tackles the issue of Elderly Resistance to care with Silver Linings NC.
Accepting Home Care Assistance
July is the month of fireworks and patriotism. It’s the month of cookouts and our country’s birth. It can also mean loneliness and isolation in the lives of our seniors in the community.
"We called it 'tough love' when we were raising you...you may have thought we 'weren't cool' but we loved you enough to make choices that were wise, even though we knew you may have been angry, hurt, sad, and more. It would have been so easy to say 'Yes' all the time....
I am now asking you to do the same for Dad and I as we grow older - when we make choices or refuse to make choices that impact you.
This week's #AskAware will provide info on how to deal with an elderly loved one that is resistant to care.
The Mayo Clinic Staff recently published an article on Caring for the elderly: Dealing with resistance...