How do I manage the expectations of others?
Seniorlink Center for Clinical Excellence
When you're caring for someone, there may be others involved who have specific opinions about the care you provide. It's important to set limits with others and make your needs known. Ask for and accept help whenever you can. The video below includes more about managing others' expectations in your role as a caregiver.
- Communicate your expectations so you feel more supported.
- Set limits and share them with the people in your life.
- Identify what you can and can’t handle and advocate for yourself.
Last Reviewed: 11/4/2020