Take time to find the right long-term care facility

Take time to find the right long-term care facility

About 10 years ago, when Donna Braley was 79, her family started to notice that she was having trouble doing the things she’d always loved to do — crocheting, cooking, doing crossword puzzles. Because her children lived in different states, it took a while for them to piece together their stories and discover that their mother needed help.

The family hired a geriatric care manager, and “her assessment made it obvious to us that Mom would soon no longer be able to live at home without full-time caregiving,” says her daughter Kathi Dunn.

Read more at http://www.sun-sentinel.com/health/fl-jjps-facility-0108-20140106,0,335588.story