Answers on Aging

Episode 80: What Should I Be Looking For, or Asking, when I visit During the Holidays?

By Todd Whatley & Sara Scott


Safety, regarding the driving situation, expired medications, food in the fridge, etc. Follow your nose! If mom or dad’s home smells of urine, investigate further, incontinence is a huge indicator, although a very touchy subject, but incredibly important to address. Also, learn about some pertinent questions you should be asking, so that this difficult conversation, which should, ideally, take weeks or months to have, can at least begin.

Get peace of mind by knowing you are doing everything you can to help make sure your aging loved one’s quality of life is as good as it can possibly be, and be informed about some things you may have yet to even consider until listening to this episode.

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Todd Whatley & Sara Scott

Todd Whatley is a Certified Elder Law Attorney with 20+ years of experience and is past President of the National Elder Law Foundations the governing organization over all Certified Elder Law Attorneys nationally. He has worked with thousands of families helping them plan for the future and get the care they need without losing everything they have to pay for care. Sara Scott is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator and consultant to attorneys regarding nursing home issues and works with families to find the best level of care for their needs. She has worked with countless seniors and their families since 2008 in various capacities and has a sincere motivation for helping those individuals achieve the best quality of life possible. Answers on Aging Podcast is the life work of Todd Whatley and Sara Scott. Todd is a Certified Elder Law Attorney with 20+ years of experience of working with seniors and their families and Sara is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator and consultant with over 10 years of experience. They tackle all of the hard subjects with clarity and compassion to help you and your family tackle these years with peace of mind and knowledge.

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