The Stairs are my Biggest Fear
My 81 year old mother lives by herself in a two story home. I've been hinting for years that she needs to move out.
The biggest fear is that she will fall and not be found. She's wanting me to put another hand bar in the upstairs shower, but she's got to climb the stairs to get to the shower. I don't really want to retool her entire upstairs bathroom (she has a half bath in the mail level) if she still must climb the stairs to get to it.
Seems like putting a dress on a pig to me. How can I use the entire bathroom issue as leverage to get her to move out of her big two story house and into an assisted living or senior living center? As long as she's going up and down these stairs I feel like I'm living under a powder keg.