Maintaining harmony in families with later life decisions
Susan A. Blashki

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“My interest in older people began quite early in my own life for three reasons. The first because my mother became seriously ill in her late fifties and I already had to learn to start to understand the role of being a carer – especially the role of carer of a parent. At the time, I was only in my late twenties with my own young and very busy family. It was quite a challenge. The second reason is that I became involved as an Honorary Board Member of an aged care home with some 500 residents, many of whom had suffered in Europe during the Holocaust …”