It is amazing how a small group of people can withstand all difficulties and continue the love and support they give to each other – such is the magic of family.
Whoever you are or whatever you do, any one of us can come across a time when the whole family faces a seemingly big hurdle – a serious illness, a life-threatening accident, or a major injury. On the medical side, many services can help the family from the start, and until the patient decides to continue the care at home. We are always ready to provide Skilled Nursing in New York for your convenience.
The other equally important side is about the patient’s social support – the family. Facing a challenge together requires a stronger commitment to each other. How can you build such a connection?
You may find the following notes helpful.
- Remain open about each other.
Communicate and share as much as you can. Listen to their side when it is their turn to speak.
- Ask and stay curious.
Go beyond the surface and show interest in their lives. They may not be able to say things immediately without some prodding.
- Show how you can help and do it.
Be specific on what you can do and offer this as a contribution.