As the Baby Boomer generation ages, more and more people are finding themselves in a precarious position. Many are working had at maintaining a relationship, managing a career, and raising their children. It is quite a juggling act with so many balls continually in the air. It becomes tougher when taking care of a parent with Alzheimer’s disease is added to the mix. Each ball gets tossed around as we try to focus, but if we are not careful, all the balls can come crashing down. In an effort to be the best partner, employee, parent, and child, most caregivers stop taking care of themselves. Soon the stress is overwhelming.
As a caregiver, it is vital that you effectively handle the stress that comes with caring for your senior parent. Before you find yourself frustrated, angry, or even ill, reach out for assistance. Our Alzheimer's and dementia CAREGivers can give you the reprieve you are looking for during this time of life. At Home Instead Senior Care Etobicoke, we strive to help families and their loved ones overcome the stress and enjoy each other.
Life is full of surprises and stressors. Avoid getting caught up in the stress that can come with caring for your loved one. :
Give your guilt the boot and instead know you are doing your best to help your family member enjoy this trying season. Sometimes, having a third party as your secret weapon can make a difference. A professional caregiver from Home Instead Senior Care Etobicoke can provide the extra support that helps you keep balance in your life.
Call us at (416) 239-2200 to schedule a no-obligation in-home consultation. Learn more about the compassionate, quality home care we deliver each day to families in our Etobicoke community.