Many older individuals with or without parents lack a long term vision of care. Many times immediate needs are addressed i.e. assistance with bill paying, medication reminding, meal preparation, while longer term issues of health are not addressed. It’s these longer term issues that have the greatest potential to result in unexpected crises as time passes and health issues escalate.

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About Pamela Wilson

PAMELA D. WILSON, MS, BS/BA, NCG, CSA helps caregivers and aging adults solve caregiving problems and manage caregiving needs through online programs, live support groups, and an extensive caregiving library that includes articles, podcasts, videos, and webinars.