Maybe it was their smiling faces on the sidelines—cheering you on at Little League. Or the late nights they spent helping you with those term papers. But one thing is for sure: Your parents were there for you when you needed them. And as they age, we want to help you return the favor.
Our new podcast, “There for Them,” is a valuable resource for supporting your parents as they explore their next step in life. You’ll get advice on everything from how to start that first conversation to how to make an informed decision together.
TARA FLEMING-CARUSO, MA, LMHC
Collaborative Care Advisor at Hebrew SeniorLife
Tara has more than 25 years’ experience in elder care. She currently serves as the collaborative care advisor for Hebrew SeniorLife’s NewBridge on the Charles campus, making her an important resource for residents and their families.
In this episode, we’ll discuss the range of resources and support available when you notice a parent or other aging loved one is not quite thriving at home, from services you can bring into the home to a variety of senior living options.
CATHERINE OETTINGER, LICSW, MPH
Director of Community Life at Orchard Cove
Catherine has been with Orchard Cove since 2014—and has been part of the Hebrew SeniorLife family for much longer. In her role, she focuses on creating a vibrant and engaging community for the residents of Orchard Cove.