Focus on Family: Senior Spot Chicago

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Nicole Black
Senior Spot Chicago

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How do I transition my parents into safer living conditions?
Start the conversation early
Joint conversation with their Doctor
Have family conference calls with siblings
Create a plan and visit various options – take your parent to visit
Provide options – gives them authority in the decision process.
Safety first – but don’t be a bully

I am the caregiver for my parent – how can I get a break?
Adult Day programs, Home Health Care, Respite with Skilled Nursing Center
Make sure to checkout your options and ask for references.

Senior Saving Tips:
Sign up for coupon & savings programs
Head to Facebook and Like retail pages to receive special offers
Check your smart phone for coupons when in the store
Plan your shopping day with Senior Discount days
Don’t forget local consignment shops – great for grandkids!
Create an email specifically for coupons and retail deals

Save on Travel:
As a retiree, take advantage of your flexibility to save on airfare and hotels.

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