Tip 247. Ask your loved one’s primary care physician to sign off on a handicapped placard for your car. Your loved one may not drive any longer but having this placard could come in handy if they have trouble walking and you are driving. This is much safer than dropping them off at the curb while you find parking, especially if they have a cognitive impairment.
The tips this week are from the Care Facilities: Home Care chapter of 365 Caregiving Tips: Hospitals, Care Facilities and Hospice, Practical Tips from Everyday Caregivers.