Frank is forced into early retirement and struggles to find things to do to fill his day.
April 9, 2012 by 1 Comment
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Frank is struggling to find an upside to his diagnosis and frankly discusses his impending death. Fran talks about how a close family member just died and how difficult that was to watch.
Frank is depressed and struggling to find any upside to his diagnosis. His daughter Joleen suggests they make a documentary movie about what they’re going through in an effort to help others.
Fran & Frank take to the podium at the Alzheimer’s Association-Greater Michigan Chapter fundraiser, The Chocolate Jubilee, in an effort to help others by discussing Frank’s diagnosis and how it’s impacted their lives thus far.
Joleen and Fran try desperately to find another assisted living home for Frank, as they anxiously await his release from the geriatric psych ward and assume that his last home will not be allowing him back after some bouts with aggressive behavior.
Joleen arrives the assisted living home to visit Frank, only to discover that he is very agitated and far away today. Joleen creatively uses many techniques including music to communicate and connect with her dad, and a stunning result is witnessed!
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