NPR logo

When Elder Care Falls to the Young

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1128131/128131" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
When Elder Care Falls to the Young

When Elder Care Falls to the Young

When Elder Care Falls to the Young

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1128131/128131" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

NPR's David Molpus reports on the people who are putting careers and parenthood on hold in order to care for their aging parents. These college students and "30-somethings" are part of a generation born later in their parents' lives - and that means eldercare is beginning much earlier for them.

Related NPR Stories