The NRI and their ageing parents.

Every week we get calls from around the world asking us the same question. “Can you recommend someone who would look after our ageing parents back in India?”. Unfortunately, in most cases the short answer is “no”. While India may be the head quarters of outsourced services for the software and back-office industries, we are … Read moreThe NRI and their ageing parents.

This is what happened to me when my parents moved in

Joy, frustration, irritation, adjustment, finally happiness! Getting your parents to move in with you is a tough proposition. When they finally agree to move in, it requires a change in the mindset of everyone. The initial euphoria on both sides slowly moves through difficult periods of adjustment leading both sides to question the decision. But … Read moreThis is what happened to me when my parents moved in

Care giving guide for first timers

Guide For First Timers Caregiving is not easy but it’s probably one of the most complicated roles you’ll ever play but you do get the satisfaction of helping someone. Most caregivers experience mixed emotions as they have very little control over what happens and often experience feelings of resentment and frustration about the loss of … Read moreCare giving guide for first timers