Phone calls, emails and visits can easily bridge the distance between family members that live hundreds, and even thousands of miles apart. But when a parent falls ill, the miles become an obstacle. Even a simple task like arranging your parents’ transportation to the doctor’s office can become a challenge.
Follow these steps to create a system for your long-distance parents and provide a first response in case of emergency.
By taking these few steps, you will go a long way toward ensuring your parents’ safety, while allowing yourself peace of mind. Read our Sunrise Senior Living Blog for long-distance caregiving tips, including three vital provisions for the future.
For additional resources for long-distance caregiving, contact your local Sunrise Senior Living community.