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Communicating with Assisted Living Loved One Who Has Dementia

6 Tips for Communicating with an Assisted Living Loved One Who Has Dementia

September 28th, 2018

Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing communities cater to families with loved ones who may be living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. These and other types of neurological disorders can be difficult for a family to live with and to understand. Interacting with an individual living with neurological disease can be stressful for all parties if Read the full article…

Introversion Ideas for Senior Living

Introversion Ideas for Senior Living

August 29th, 2018

In life, there are two prominent personalities that people will meet; extroverts and introverts. When it comes to senior community members, these personality types are something that have either developed over the years or in the case of introversion, could be part of a memory disorder. Extroverts tend to enjoy being social in a senior Read the full article…

Financing Assisted Living

5 Tips for Making Assisted Living Affordable

August 10th, 2018

When caring for a loved one becomes too difficult for a family to properly do, assisted living is usually the next ideal step. Although the safety and comfort of senior living is a goal for many of our loved ones, sometimes the price point of a retirement home can leave a family feeling cornered. While Read the full article…

Aruging Over Assisted Living

5 Reasons Families Fight About Senior Care Before Assisted Living

July 31st, 2018

Families fight about a lot of things, but senior care for an elderly parent is one of the biggest subjects. Here are five of the top reasons families fight in the months leading up to realizing that a loved one is best suited for assisted living. 1. Having to Care for Both Parents at One Read the full article…

Myths Debunked About Senior Living

4 Aging Myths Debunked by Senior Living

July 10th, 2018

Growing older comes with many myths and beliefs about senior living and seniors in general that simply aren’t true. Yes, certain aspects of your or your loved one’s life may change, but being concerned with myths heard from incorrect sources is something to be ignored. By taking a look at what senior living and assisted Read the full article…

Independent Living Independence Day

Celebrating Independence Day with Independent Living Seniors

June 27th, 2018

There are few greater causes for celebration than the birthday of our beautiful country. The 4th of July is one of the only holidays unique to the U.S. and is the perfect opportunity to spend time with friends and family, including our elderly loved ones in Independent Living. Although some aspects of traditional Independence Day Read the full article…

Independent Living Father's Day

7 Independent Living Father’s Day Gifts and Activities

June 5th, 2018

Father’s Day is just around the bend and it is time to start thinking about how to thank Dad for just being himself. If your father is in independent living, you may think that the options for fun are limited. However, you’d be very wrong. Here are 7 Father’s Day ideas that you can implement Read the full article…