How Soon Do You Need to Plan on Respite Care (If Available) for Assisted Living Over the Holidays?
With the holiday season fast approaching, many loved ones supporting an aging parent, spouse, or other family member might start wondering when they need to make plans, especially if they’re traveling.
Making the transition to an assisted living community can be an intimidating process for some seniors. It is difficult to leave the home you know and likely have spent years making memories in. There are also often concerns about a…
For seniors, when they start thinking about assisted living as an elder care choice, they might not know very much about it.
Making New Friends at Assisted Living Can Be Easy When Staff Are Supportive and Encouraging
A majority of Americans tend to describe themselves as ‘introverted,’ meaning they are drawn inward, especially in unfamiliar circumstances or in new environments.
Four Signs That an Elderly Person Can’t Live Alone Our parents and grandparents cared for us as children, and it’s natural to want to return the favor as our loved one's age. However, being responsible for the well-being of an…
Even before you may feel it’s necessary at that stage in your life, consider assisted living because, before you start struggling with all these things by yourself, you may be able to find the best support possible.
Some Activities Seniors May Enjoy, Depending on the Assisted Living Facility They Choose
When it comes to elder care, not every assisted living facility is the same. Some will have basic amenities while others will be more luxurious.
Health and wellness are important at any age, especially during your golden years. The older we get, the higher the risk of many health conditions becomes. Elderly adults take longer to recover from injury and illness. That’s why prevention should…
The Positive Influence of Other Seniors May Help You Aging Mother Manage Her Health Challenges
Health issues can cause incredible stress. They can ratchet up. And anxiety. They can lead to depression and depressive symptoms.