Taking care of you is the best thing you can do for the person in your care. Part of your responsibility is making sure that your needs are met. And, when you don’t you open yourself to isolation, depression, and physical ailments.
When was the last time you took a vacation? Have you spent a weekend away with your spouse or friends or even arranged a stay-cation – staying home and doing only those things you enjoy? Finding activities that give you the breathing space you need is important to your mental and physical health. Perhaps you have medical issues of your own to take care of and have even put off because someone needs to “be there”.
Laurel Grove Assisted Living offers short term stay opportunities from a few days to a month, a little like a hotel. And yes, we have a secure memory care unit as well. Call Theresa Patrick at Laurel Grove, 920-682-8254 and talk to her about it.
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