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Wednesday, August 30, 2023   /   by Laura Miller Edwards Realty Group

Navigating Home Transitions with Care: Supporting Seniors with Memory Loss

Caring for a senior with memory loss due to Alzheimer's or dementia is a journey that demands patience, empathy and adaptability. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services:
“About seven in 10 adults over 65 will require long-term care at some point in their lives.”
As a caregiver, the challenges of providing the best possible care for your loved one can feel daunting. If you find yourself contemplating selling your family member's home to meet their needs better, rest assured that this transition can bring about positive changes for both of you.

Making The Decision to Move
Memory loss in seniors can be emotionally overwhelming, leaving both the family member and the caregiver facing many challenges. Choosing to sell your loved one's home is undoubtedly one of the biggest decisions you'll make. Some factors include:

Emotional Attachment: The family home is more than just a physical space; it's a repository of memories, laughter, and shared momen. ...

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