By Joe LaGuardia
This article ran on A Tapestry of Love blog, a resource for caregivers, family, and loved ones, by Joe LaGuardia and Daphne Reiley.
Here at A Tapestry of Love, we have seen many families who care for a loved one who has to move to a new facility because of declining health or loss of independence.
Yet, the timing of the caregiver and the care receiver may be off–conflict arises when a decision as to when to move has to be made. Sometimes, a care receiver just doesn’t want to move at all: he or she does not want to leave a home, memories and neighborhoods behind.
What can help the transition process in a move or relocation?
There is no “right” answer for families going through this type of transition, but here are some things to think about when making any transition…[Read More].