Ep 50: Three (or Four) Things to Remember When Caring for an Asian ElderApr 20, 2023
Today I'm beginning a series that is specifically for Asian Americans caring for their older loved ones. Asian elders have different needs and our families also have different dynamic than other cultures. Isabel Tom explores the challenges of caring for our Asian elders while also offering three (or four) reminders for the Asian caregiver.
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- AARP Resources for Asian American families
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Other episodes you might be interested in:
Episode 3: Linda, 30s, Asian Grandmas
Episode 15: Cecille Valoria, 60, Filipino Greetings and Flowers
Episode 22: Kay Lam, 78, + my 5-yr-old, A New Friend Through Sign Language
Ep 33: How to Connect with Your Asian Grandparent Even When You Can't Speak the Same Language
Introduction done by : Tricia Sandiego, Sr. Advisor for AARP’s Caregiver and Health Team
A special thanks to AARP for sponsoring the Asian American series of The Value of Wrinkles podcast!