General Newsletter June 2017
Tips for Managing Your Parents, Kids and Sanity in the Sandwich Generation
Middle-aged adults “sandwiched” between aging parents and kids are often referred to as the “sandwich generation”. Adults who are part of the sandwich generation have a living parent age 65 or older and are raising a child under age 18 or supporting a grown child. They’re pulled in many directions, providing financial and emotional support to their parents and children. Why is the sandwich generation a new concept? With advanced health care and nutrition, our life expectancies are changing.