The Fourth of July is right around the corner and it can give you an excuse to look for ways to make sure everyone involved in an in-home care situation is getting the independence they are looking for.
To make sure everyone enjoys the national holiday, it’s a good time to check in with the entire family on how things are going. Is everyone happy with the status quo? Does someone wish they could do something different?
Remember, this is a family matter so it’s important to get all members of the family involved. It’s not just one person’s responsibility. Homewatch CareGivers prides itself as being part of the family, so don’t hesitate to ask questions.
As the summer moves on and there are more outdoor activities, it’s easy for a family caregiver to get burned out. Make sure you ask for help when you need it.