INFORMATION AND SUPPORT TO CARE FOR YOUR AGING PARENT

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Being Patient With Elderly Parents

It is common to struggle with patience with your elderly parent in difficult times. The aging process can be stressful for everyone. We are here to offer comfort and solutions for those struggling with patience as they care for their loved one.

An older woman having a conversation with a younger family member. Cover image for an article about caretaker guilt.

Reducing Guilt From Not Wanting to Care for Parents

No matter how much you care for your loved one, the feeling of guilt is common. The burden of guilt will only make your job that much harder. Let’s unpack some sources of caregiver guilt and ways to overcome them.

Woman is upset. Cover image for article about self-care for caretakers.

Self-Care While Caring for Elderly Parent​s

The experiences of caregiver burnout and stress are normal and should be expected. And while it is expected that some life changes will need to happen, it is important that you still maintain a baseline of self-care.

A woman packing a suitcase. Article about taking a vacation as a caretaker.

Leaving Loved Ones: How to Vacation Guilt Free

At Beverly’s Daughter we believe families who are acting as caretakers deserve a guilt-free vacation, in fact, it could be crucial to your caring longevity. Let us unpack a few tips on how to go on that getaway while still maintaining your excellent level of love and care.

An older woman smiles while sitting at a table. Cover image for an article on children becoming caretakers.

WellQor Discusses: When Kids Become Caretakers​

If you have an aging parent, It’s likely that you’ve already begun to help your parents in ways you’ve never had to before. While confusing and possibly overwhelming, this process is a very common part of aging for older adults and their families.

An older woman exercising at home.

Keeping Loved Ones Fit at Home

No one is too old to get in shape research shows that, as we age, exercise can help our bodies avoid common health problems like weight gain, illness, insomnia, balance issues, and memory loss.

An older couple in the kitchen, highlighting adjustments for seniors.

Family Cooking: Seniors in the Kitchen

The kitchen can be a dangerous place for loved ones. Understanding these risks can help families better prepare their kitchens for cooking with their relatives, allowing them to engage fully and independently in this stimulating, fun-filled activity.

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