As a senior care professional you've likely seen firsthand the frustration that can arise when a family lacks clear communication surrounding a loved one's choices as they age. A new program called the 40-70 Rule® : An Action Plan for Successful AgingSM offers free tips, conversation starters, and other resources that can help seniors discuss difficult aging topics with their families... Read more.
Have your senior patients talked with their family members about their end-of-life wishes? Finances? Future living preferences? This interactive conversation guide can help them find resources to assist with the aging considerations they have yet to discuss with their family.
As a parent ages, a good rule of thumb is for families to have key aging conversations as the adult children approach age 40 and the parents near age 70. The 40/70 Rule®: An Action Plan for Successful AgingSM is a printable resource that you can share with families as they prepare to navigate the difficult conversations surrounding end of life choices.
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Founded in 1994 in Omaha, Nebraska, by Lori and Paul Hogan, the Home Instead Senior Care® network iprovides personalized care, support and education to help enhance the lives of aging adults and their families. Today, this network is the world's leading provider of in-home care services for seniors, with more than 1,000 independently owned and operated franchises that are estimated to annually provide more than 50 million hours of care throughout the United States and 16 other countries. Local Home Instead Senior Care offices employ approximately 65,000 CAREGiversSM worldwide who provide basic support services that enable seniors to live safely and comfortably in their own homes for as long as possible. The Home Instead Senior Care network strives to partner with each client and his or her family members to help meet that individual's needs. Services span the care continuum -- from providing companionship and personal care to specialized Alzheimer's care and hospice support. Also available are family caregiver education and support resources. At Home Instead Senior Care, it's relationship before task, while striving to provide superior quality service.