Top 8 Warning Signs to Notice in Elder Relatives This Season

Published by the New Brunswick Patch; Written by Irene Laki on
'Tis the season to gather with a limited number of friends and family, warmed by the glow of our hearts and hearths during this lingering pandemic.
It is also the perfect opportunity to check in with elder family members, many of whom have been socially isolated and stuck at home since March.

There are eight red flags that you should be aware of during your holiday visit with elders, according to Samara Elias, MSW, LSW, a social worker for the Parker Adult Day Center. Parker Health Group, provides aging services including nursing care, assisted living, memory care and post-acute rehabilitation in Piscataway, Highland Park, New Brunswick, Somerset and Monroe Township.