Monthly Archives: January 2016

Living Choices – Where do your parents want to live?

Must-have conversations with your parents

Research conducted by the Home Instead Senior Care® network reveals 70% of family conversations about aging are prompted by an event such as a health crisis or another emergency. These stressful times are not the best to have this kind of discussions because during crisis people are tired, defensive and the discussions may not be objective.

The Home Instead 40/70 rule recommends beginning these conversations when you are approaching 40 and your parents are around 70.

Some important themes are Living Choices, Financial Choices, Health, Relationships and Dating, Driving and End of Life.

During the coming weeks we will be touching on all of those but today we would like to focus on Living Choices:

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