The Benefit of Aging in Place at an Assisted Living Community


So many terms get batted around when the conversation turns to senior living that it can be quite confusing. It’s true that not all communities are alike, and some offer unique benefits that might appeal to you more than others. The terms ‘aging in place’ and ‘continuum of care’, although sounding similar in concept, are actually quite different. Let’s take … Read More

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

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

Moving Day Tips for Seniors

moving day tips

The paperwork is done. Your new residence in a beautiful, full-service senior living community is waiting. Boxes are packed, mail has been forwarded, and your moving day has arrived. Here are some pointers as you approach this exciting day: Moving Day Tips Be ready. Prior to move-in day, review the details of the move with your moving help, such as … Read More