As their parents get older, moms and dads in the ‘sandwich generation’ face new challenges. In the Metro Parent Guide to Helping Your Aging Parents, you’ll find helpful advice around metro Detroit and Ann Arbor, Michigan. Navigate housing, health, finances, estate planning, leading an active lifestyle and more.


caregiver support groups in metro detroit and ann arbor

Caregiver Support Groups in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Caring for an aging parent can put some serious stress on a child. These caregiver support groups in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor can help.
Sandwich generation

Sandwich Generation Primer for Parents in Michigan

Are you wearing two caregiver hats – one for your kids and the other for your parents? Welcome to the sandwich generation. Read on for support and information.
What to look for when visiting aging parents

What to Look Out for When Visiting Aging Parents: Safety Checklists

Keeping vigilant and knowing what to look out for when visiting aging parents is key to maintaining health and safety. Are you watching for these risk factors?
Parent in the sandwich generation

The Role of Being a Parent in the Sandwich Generation

Nestled between raising kids and eventually caring for aging parents, a metro Detroit mom reflects on being a parent in the sandwich generation.
Senior housing options

Types of Senior Housing Options for Aging Parents

Get an overview of senior housing options in Michigan, including assisted living, in living, senior apartments, nursing homes, memory care and group homes.