Living With Your Family

Other Care Options – Living With Your Family.
If you are needing a higher level of in home care, or no longer wish to live in your own home, moving in with your family can be an attractive proposition. There are many potential benefits for you and your family, including the security of knowing a loved one is there 24 hours a day, the chance to spend more time with children and grandchildren and the ability to maintain a level of independence. However, it is important to be realistic about expectations and practicalities, so be sure to discuss all the practical, financial and emotional details with your family before making the decision.

Think about the type of space that will be available to you. Will you need to get upstairs? Will there be room for your wheelchair or walking aid if you need one? Will your family be… Continue reading