Maybe It’s Time: When to Consider Assisted Living

When to Consider Assisted Living

Aging can bring a host of changes and challenges to everyone, and when it’s someone you love, it can be hard to admit they might need some extra assistance. Still, you want the best possible living environment for them where they feel safe, comfortable, and cared for. Assessing how they are doing—what is working, what is not working—can help you … Read More

Cost of Memory Care and What Is Included

Cost of Memory Care

When a parent or other loved one is facing memory issues, you want to make the best possible decision concerning their well-being. Yet deciding how to care for someone with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia can be very difficult. In addition to the emotions involved, financial concerns also have to be factored in, as memory care costs can run … Read More

Talking to Parents About Senior Living? How to Prepare

Talking to Parents

Talking to parents or loved ones about moving into a senior living community is something many adult children find necessary. As with any subject that affects another person’s life, this one requires patience, empathy, listening skills, and above all, preparation. But if you do prepare, you will find it’s possible to have a positive, productive conversation that can satisfy both … Read More

Benefits of Moving to Assisted Living

assisted living

Deciding whether to stay at home or move into assisted living is a major decision. If you are the one trying to decide, you’ve probably read a lot of articles, talked to current residents, listened to your family and given it a lot of thought. You know your home doesn’t offer the safety and accessibility you might require as health … Read More