Assisted Living Mini-Series|Pt. IV: A Caregiver's Perspective

by care3710 in Residential Options on 10.20.11

We sit down with Jerrod Kratzer and his mother Anne, who is a resident at Woodland Terrace Assisted Living Facility to get a family caregiver’s perspective, experience, and advice for other caregivers about assisted living. Jerrod and Anne share some fantastic advice and speak on navigating the challenge of Anne’s move out of her home–a challenge many if not all family caregivers can relate to. See what Jerrod has to say about Assisted Living and more »

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