Caring For Your Aging Parent Can Be An Overwhelming and emotional task, especially if you are legally unprepared for the issues that will arise. The American Bar Association has created a guide designed to make the experience as stress-free as possible. This indispensable reference for caregivers provides clear and practical guidance on how to: Navigate legal issues Develop and implement a care plan Identify and access income and assets Become involved in health care decisions Choose the right supportive housing option Help your parent deal psychologically with his or her changing lifestyle Manage the physical and emotional impact of caring for your aging parent The American Bar Association is the world's largest voluntary professional membership organization. With more than 400,000 members, the ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public. Book jacket.