Caring for a parent can be difficult. They are independent adults and do not want to be treated any differently. After all, they are still the parent.
“You’re dealing with people who have pride and their own ways of doing things,” Ms. Ram said. “You want to be respectful and sensitive, but you can get frustrated as well. It’s a delicate thing.”
As our parents grow older, our roles shift. This shift allows us (the children) to take over as caregivers to our parents. Shared housing is continually growing in our county. And sometimes we just need help…… Helping those who are helping others is what we do.