Your aging in place elderly mother has been living on her own ever since dad passed away. Everything was going well up until recently, when mom started experiencing some serious health problems. You’ve noticed that she could use a hand around the house, but your busy schedule is holding you back. You’d like to hire mom a professional home caregiver but want to be sure before bringing up the topic.
Seniors may worry that asking for help is the first step to losing their independence and therefore shy away from the topic of hiring a professional home care agency. In reality, accepting some assistance can help seniors maintain their independence and autonomy. But what should you consider for when it comes to hiring a home care agency?