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Champions Needed: Unlocking the Potential of Family Advocacy in Assisted Living and Memory Care

Artell Smith

Champions Needed delivers an essential guide for families navigating the evolving landscape of long-term care. As our senior loved ones enter vulnerable phases of their lives, often unable to advocate for themselves, the responsibility increasingly falls on family members to step into the role of advocates. This book provides a powerful blueprint for active participation in critical decisions-from selecting the proper care community to managing finances and ensuring optimal healthcare services.


Authored by Artell Smith and Carol J. Purdy Miller, who bring a unique blend of personal and professional insights, this book equips you with the knowledge to become a formidable advocate. It covers the intricacies of assisted living, social issues affecting seniors, and the complexities of medical and healthcare practices.


Inside, you'll discover:

    The Advocate's Role: Understand the critical responsibilities of an advocate and the actions necessary to safeguard your loved one's health and wellness.Skills of a Champion: Explore essential skills and behaviors that enhance your loved one's quality of life and personal development, emphasizing adaptability and continuous learning.Navigating Challenges: Gain practical strategies for tackling common challenges and fostering positive relationships with caregiving providers.

Champions Needed is more than a book; it's an indispensable resource with expert advice and practical tools for confidently advocating for your senior loved ones and ensuring their happiness and well-being in long-term care settings.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Artell Smith
  • Publish Date: May 24th, 2024
  • Pages: 134
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.29in - 0.42lb
  • EAN: 9798989486175
  • Categories: Mental HealthPsychopathology - Memory DisordersMental Health