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Working Together: Connecting with families in senior facilities

Posted at 5:36 PM, Mar 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-30 17:56:06-04

Working Together is a new WRTV initiative that focuses on telling impactful stories highlighting the wide range of cultures, areas and people that make central Indiana the place that it is. Through our Working Together initiative, we will share the stories of our communities and carry their voices forward. We’re Working for You by Working Together.

FRANKLIN — It can be agonizing for some families being separated because of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially with loved ones in hospitals or senior living facilities.

But some families in Franklin are working together to remain connected while they are apart.

Rachael Working and her daughter Allison McClain are connecting through technology as she stood outside the Oterbein Senior Living campus in Franklin.

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Working's husband, Von, lives on a different flood of the facility. The two are using an iPad to stay connected.

What is Working Together?
Working Together is a new WRTV initiative that focuses on telling impactful stories highlighting the wide range of cultures, areas and people that make central Indiana the place that it is. Through our Working Together initiative we will share the stories of our communities and carry their voices forward. We’re Working for You by Working Together.

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