It is too easy to avoid this conversation. And we get that. It can feel difficult and awkward and scary. After all you’re admitting that your parents’ health is in decline. It’s also likely your Mum and Dad will feel defensive.
But this isn’t about organising aged care for them before they need it, or limiting their independence before they’re ready.
It’s about having financial and personal plans in place so that if and when aged care becomes a necessity, after a fall or other medical emergency, the process is much smoother….