Learn about the challenges facing caregivers and what your company can do to help you remain productive in the face of one of life's toughest challenges. https://www.iheart.com/podcast/256-closing-the-gap-with-denis-30985830/episode/episode-15-fern-pessin-how-to-61257061/
This one hour presentation was given July 2019 at the Atria at Villages of Windsor in Lake Worth, FL to celebrate the release of Fern Pessin's book; I'll Be Right There: A Guidebook for Adults Caring for Aging Parents. Fern's parents were in the audience.
Written materials for your caregiver reference and inspiration library
A Guidebook for Adults Caring for Parents
Avoid stress and reduce overwhelm! A daughter's advice to fellow caregivers. IBRT includes strategies for: Communication with family on difficult topics, Financial and Legal readiness, Staying at Home and/or moving to supportive community, Assessment for stages of wellness and how to prepare for each stage. Planning, scheduling and preparing for every stage of aging to keep things organized, efficient, and affordable. See fernonamazon.com for book/Kindle.
A Guide for Communicating about Awkward Topics around Aging
- No more driving
- Moving to a new, supportive, residence
- Bringing aides/providers into the home
- Sharing financial information
- Sharing health information
- Creating legal and financial documents
- Where are all your policies, documents, and plans located?
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A Guidebook for Us to Inform loved ones about our wishes
- Talk to your kids about money
- Share information about health
- Share your pre-paid/arranged plans
- How do you want to live as you age?
- What kind of people do you like to have around to support you?
- Where do you want to live as you age?
- Share your wishes for care during illness or end of life
- Where is the information to take care of your home, bills and pets?
Sent in e-book format. email@example.com
Speak to an experienced caregiver for on-going or individual sessions - to ask questions, get guidance, vent!
A free 30 minute in-person, video or phone consultation with Fern Pessin where you can ask for advice, share a story, vent frustration, etc. Fern will do her best to provide support or recommend resources to resolve your challenge.
You are Not Alone! We are here for you.
New Apps for your smartphone and computer to help keep life moving along smoothly and improve caregiving efficiency.
We will be featuring tools and gadgets that make life easier, keep a home safe, and provide security.
Listing of various groups, organizations and businesses that offer great resources to help with caregiving issues.
Books we found that motivate, de-stress, provide information, great stories, and more. We just LOVE books.
Stories we've seen in the media that made us think, act, react, and keep us in the know.
Space for you to ask questions and get answers from the caregiving community.
Contact author Fern Pessin for a free package on how to use I'll Be Right There guidebook in a caregiver support group or book club setting. Includes visit from Fern for Q&A with the group covering caregiving questions. Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.