Breaking Barriers: How Aging Life Care Managers® Help Families Dealing with Resistant Aging Parents in Tallahassee

If you’re struggling with a resistant parent who is hesitant to accept help, please reach out to us and we can discuss the best approach to meet with you and your loved one to see how we can help with professional guidance and advocacy. With our expertise and guidance, you can navigate challenging care situations with knowledge, compassion, respect, and understanding.

How is Aging Policy Changing?

As we enter 2024, Florida and other states are enacting new laws that significantly impact the realm of aging care. These legislative changes reflect a growing recognition of the challenges facing the elderly population and the need for more comprehensive support systems. While the specifics vary by state, these new laws generally aim to enhance the quality, accessibility, and affordability of care for seniors.

The Emotional Toll of Caregiving: Navigating Anger, Sadness, and Frustration

On November 9, 2023, Catherine Pearson’s article entitled The Quiet Rage of Caregivers was published in the New York Times. This timely article shared the stories of several families facing anger and rage over the many losses associated with caring for an aging loved one. Being a caregiver is an act of love and dedication, but it’s not without its emotional toll.

Pursuing a Hobby in Retirement to Create a Community

It’s never too late to follow your dreams!

Do you have a hobby that you’ve been wanting to pursue? Or maybe looking for something new and rewarding in retirement? Senior Transitions is here to help seniors create meaningful communities through new outlets.

We understand that there can be a major learning curve with taking up a new hobby. That’s why we work closely to guide our seniors every step of the way so that they can find purposeful growth and enjoyment in pursuing their passions.

Start discovering the creative power within you and join us on this journey.

How Do Women Benefit from Working with a Care Manager?

Aging can be a challenging process, one that can leave even the most resilient of individuals struggling to keep up with the changes. As women age, it can be especially difficult as they may suffer from declining health, requiring additional support from healthcare professionals. This is where care management services can be of benefit as it offers invaluable assistance to aging women and their families. How can an Aging Life Care Manager/Geriatric Care Manager help an aging woman as her health declines, and she transitions to hospice care and even death.

Deb Simmons: Owner & Geriatric Care Manager, Senior Transitions, Tallahassee, Florida

What type of experience do you have with difficult family situations? “So much! I have been a nurse for 38 years. I have met every kind of family situation you can imagine. Often, the more difficult situations are those where an aging parent has beginning stages of dementia coupled with a substance use problem. Other times, the aging parent may have behavioral issues and living in a facility that wants them to leave. I know how to approach these challenges and work through effective solutions.”