When You Know Your Aging Parents Have Found a Home

Author and humorist Annabelle Gurwitch on valuing community

Part of the Transforming Life as We Age Special Report

What are you looking for when you seek a new home for your aging parents? Annabelle Gurwitch and her sister realized they had to forgo the luxury floorplans and niceties that most families can’t afford. Bringing their parents closer to their daughters’ homes for convenience wasn’t the answer, either.  Gurwitch tells how they figured out what mattered most in this “In My Humble Opinion” segment from PBS NewsHour.

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By Denise Logeland
Denise Logeland is a writer and editor in Minneapolis who has covered business, health and health care. She is the author of Next Avenue's ebook, 10 Things Every Family Should Know: Aging With Dignity and Independence.

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