There are endless resources to help you as you care for your aging parent. So many, in fact, that finding what works for your Mom or Dad is overwhelmingly time-consuming. Really, who has time to research what works, what doesn’t and why? Here, I’ve done some legwork for you. When it comes to phones for aging parents, I spent considerable time learning about a cell phone designed for seniors called the Jitterbug, currently offered by GreatCall. Jitterbug gave phones to two seniors I know. Then, I wrote about them. Read about Sharon’s experiences. Do you wish Mom or Dad kept (and could use) a cell phone for emergencies? This information will get you started!
As always, our Intake Nurse Jessica is available to answer your questions at 1-800-HOMECARE (in MO) or 1-866-572-8585 outside Missouri. Or, schedule your free home care needs assessment right here.