Demand is high, but financial support for Oklahoma's unpaid caregivers is scarce
November 27, 2022
Francis Johnson spent 25 years in estate planning, helping clients prepare for an uncertain future while doing the same for herself.
Johnson thought she had built sufficient retirement savings by 2010 when she moved home from Atlanta to help care for her aging mother.
That uncertain future arrived two years later while celebrating her mother Maybelle’s 80th birthday in Las Vegas.
Johnson spent six weeks in the waiting rooms of a Nevada hospital as Maybelle recovered from a stroke. They returned on a costly medical flight that forced Johnson to open a $14,000 line of credit on her northea...