When Aging in Place Becomes Impossible
We moved both of our over-80 year old parents into 24-hour residential care (also known as a “nursing home”) in seven days with no advance planning. We had limited funds, and a long list of conditions we were trying to meet. We’ll share with you what worked, and some of what didn’t.
Peter Kronberg is a practicing business and corporate attorney. Miriam Kronberg has a Sustainable MBA, and works as a business consultant and strategist for small and medium-sized businesses.
Praise for the Book
“Elegantly direct — just the right blend of self-reflection by both authors, practical guidance, and accessible self-care. Hats off!! Really valuable book for so many folks of my age. I definitely recommend!” –Susann Suprenant, Coach and Somatic Awareness Educator
Need Help Fast?
Our parents claimed to know the risks of staying in their home, yet they had not anticipated a catastrophic situation like the one we were suddenly facing. We share with you how we faced this huge problem -- including the mistakes we made -- in the hope that it will help you.
More About the Authors
Peter was interviewed for the article How to Select a Nursing Home in a Crisis. In the article he outlines some of the steps for finding vacancies, site visits, and what to do after the move, that we detail in the book.