TAMPA, Fla. - This is the start of our taking action for your parent’s campaign. For the next six weeks, we're going to tackle the challenging issues faced by adult caregivers of aging parents.
We want to talk about one of the greatest hardships of all, losing a parent.
When one parent passes away, the other parent is often left alone and depressed. We're taking action for you with ways you can help your surviving parent through this difficult time.
“It’s very difficult, that's for sure," said Nettie Rossi
Modifying your home when your parent moves in
Nancy Braswell is taking a closer look at any potential safety hazards around her pool and home, but not because of her children.
Programs to help when your aging parents move in
Nancy Braswell's mother lived an independent life, but a stroke changed everything.
Managing your parents' care long distance
Helping your parents as they get older can be difficult, especially when they live out of state.
Manage your role as a parent's caregiver
How caregivers can care for themselves while assisting aging parents.
How to help your elderly loved ones hear better
Have your parents been reluctant to get a hearing aid because they are afraid it will make them seem old? These devices aren't what they…
How to keep your elderly loved ones active
As your parents get older, their mobility may slow down considerably. For many, that means relying on canes or walkers. We're taking a…