How to Get Help for a Resistant Loved One

How to get help for a resistant loved-one. More times than not, an elderly person will initially be resistant to help. Why?, you might wonder. The simple answer is that it’s hard to admit there is a problem. For many, accepting help amounts to acknowledging a decline in health and/or cognitive function. It also symbolizes a loss of independence. These changes are a fact of life, but adjusting to the “new normal” is tough and can take time.