NBC.com: Tonight, Dr. Nancy Snyderman offers tips on finding the right assisted living center: what to ask for in the beginning, and what to do when seeking a higher level of care. We’ve also compiled resources that may be helpful for families who want to have critical conversations with their loved ones about assisted living or end-of-life care.
The Conversation Project
Have you had a conversation with your elderly relative(s) about end-of-life care? The Conversation Project seeks to make these conversations easier by offering tips on how to get started.
In December 2012, “NBC Nightly News” aired a two-part series about critical conversations. Please find both stories below as well as a web chat with Rev. Dale Susan Edmonds, a hospice chaplain and founder of the caregiving website Talk Early Talk Often.