Thank you to the Santa Monica Mirror for posting this list from Assisted Living Locators, Los Angeles. These 10 helpful signs will help you decide if your loved one is ready to enter assisted living.
10 Warning Signs Your Loved One is Ready for Assisted Living
With 2016 well under way, many people are taking the time to reflect over holidays spent with their parents. Often during such holidays, concerned are risen over what they discover when returning home. We look at the top 10 signs that your parents might be ready for a transition into assisted care facilities:
• Bills are not being paid on time, overdue or in collections.
• Personal hygiene is lacking, there is a strong urine odor, or clothing is being worn multiple times without washing.
• Lack of housekeeping. Spoiled food is not thrown away; dishes are undone, untidy in nature.
• Poor diet and weight loss.
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