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Bass, D. M., Noelker, L. S., & Rechlin, L. R. (1996). The moderating influence of service use on negative caregiving consequences. The Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 51(3), S121-S131. doi:10.1093/geronb/51B.3.S121
Understanding Estate Planning and Advance Directives
As we age, we may grow concerned about the possibility of no longer being able to make decisions for ourselves, and how we will provide for our family financially after we pass away. If we are caring for an aging loved one, encouraging them to begin preparing for the future through estate planning can provide us all with the peace of mind of knowing that their health care and financial wishes will be respected, and their loved ones will be taken care of.Read More