Independent Living Discussion
When to start talking about care It’s better to broach the subject of care early, when the person is in a relatively good state of health and you both feel relaxed. This helps to relieve the pressure on both sides, gives time for discussing options, and means decisions don’t have to be rushed.
Before Approaching your Parents
Before deciding on speaking with your parent about care support, have a more concise idea of the different types of care available at your disposal. This way you could have a more meaningful discussion with your parent about the type of care available and the care suitable for them.
List of Questions to Ask Your Loved One About Their Care Wishes
Prepare a list of questions before approaching your parent about their care wishes. Here is a brief outline of questions you could ask.