Deciding to transition a loved one into an assisted living facility can be a hard decision to make. We are often in denial about our loved ones increased vulnerability as well as their reduced decision-making abilities. Finding support from those who understand what we are going through is best done alongside others taking care of their loved ones.
On myALZteam, the social network and online support group for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. When to move a loved one to an assisted living facility is one of the top 10 topics most discussed.
Here are a few question-and-answer threads about assisted living and making that transition:
Here are some conversations about the move to assisted living:
Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to myALZteam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.
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