Talking with your parents about safe driving practices can be difficult, and from their perspective, may even be degrading. A new resource for families may make this task a little less daunting. The Alzheimer's Association now has a Dementia and Driving Resource Center available to families to help answer the question: 'Is it time to turn in the car keys?'
Learn the signs of unsafe driving and gain tips and strategies for communicating your concerns to your loved ones. Simply go to alz.org/driving, for details!
And if it is time to turn in the car keys, remember Synergy HomeCare can help! Our trained caregivers can run errands and provide transportation services-even on an as-needed basis, since we have a no minimums, no contracts philosophy! By having a personal caregiver for these tasks, not only will your loved one's safety be ensured, but they will also have a companion to share their day with. Who knew turning in the car keys could lead to new friendships and socialization? Call Synergy HomeCare today to learn more! 612-455-2585. Let's start the conversation.