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How a New Assisted Living Home Keeps COVID Safety a Priority

The pandemic has been a challenge to everyone. As we look forward to its end, variants seem unwilling yet to let go of their grip. But if assisted living could increase the quality of life for a parent or family member who is socially isolated…
How to Talk to Parents

How to Talk to Your Parents About Assisted Living: Tips to Consider

It’s not uncommon to need assistance or a helping hand with the daily tasks of living as we grow older. You may be noticing that your parents are beginning to struggle with safely bathing, dressing or managing their medications or finances. Many…
Ways Assisted Living Can Be Encouraging

5 Ways Assisted Living Can Encourage Engagement

One of the best advantages we receive as we grow older results from remaining engaged with others and the world around us. However, being connected can also be one of life’s bigger challenges. Creating strong relationships and staying active…
Home vs Assisted Living

Assisted Living vs Remaining at Home: 10 Priorities to Consider

Are your parents beginning to struggle with bathing and dressing? Are you worried your loved ones aren’t able to prepare healthy meals as they once did? Do you fear they’re becoming more isolated and lonely? As these situations can occur…
Assisted Living or Memory Care?

Which is Right for Your Loved One: Assisted Living or Memory Care?

Caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia means their care needs will most likely continue to increase as the disease progresses. Families often find themselves reaching a point when those needs…
Support in Assisted Living

How an Assisted Living Community Can Support Physical Health

Are you considering an assisted living community for yourself, parents or other family members? If so, you may be surprised at all of the benefits that are offered.   You might have known about the help with daily tasks and the availability…
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The Danger of Loneliness and How Assisted Living Can Help

The danger of loneliness is a real concern. If your parent or loved one shows signs of loneliness or has become socially isolated, you should know that there can be detrimental health consequences. They would also not be alone. The Centers…
How to Choose

Choosing an Assisted Living Community: 10 Questions to Ask

Is your parent or other family member beginning to struggle with some of the daily activities of living - such as dressing, grooming or bathing? Or are you concerned with their safety, especially if they live alone? If so, an assisted living…
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Assisted Living Can Help You Age Well

Assisted living could be the right answer if you’re like most families and you’re interested in doing everything you can to help your parents' age well. You’ve considered all the elements that might be needed, such as: Staying physically…
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Assisted Living Needs: How to Discuss and Resolve Disagreements

Is your family becoming worried about a parent struggling to live at home? Are you beginning to see signs of difficulty with the basic tasks of daily life? It’s not uncommon for many adult children to find themselves faced with the following…