Spending consistent time with older family members can address issues with social isolation.
Ask if your older family member needs anything. Do not assume silence means everything is okay.
Social opportunities in the community may need to be generated by family members.
When visiting with older family members, listen and engage in meaningful conversation.
Engagement in fulfilling activities of the older adults' choosing.
Participating in grandchildren's activities
Collaborate with older adults on the major decisions impacting their lives.
Choices for housing
When to stop driving
Older adults can benefit from discussing concerns with a therapist.