The pandemic has forced most people to learn some new skills in order to make do at home when things like hair salons and gyms have been closed. The last year has been especially hard on the elderly population as they face the challenges of aging in isolation.
One gentleman from Red Deer, AB, Canada, recognized how hard it is for his wife to style her hair on her own. He decided that he should learn how to style it for her and went looking for some help.
Our Grandparents Are Aging Alone
Surviving months in various stages of lockdown has been especially challenging for the elderly population.
Unable to see family, being in a high-risk category, and having all their favorite places be completely inaccessible are just a few of the issues they face. Without the usual supports, seniors are forced to figure things out alone.