Choosing an Assisted Living Facility: Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Did you know that there are over 800,000 people living in assisted living communities? Choosing an assisted living facility isn't as easy as it seems. While there are plenty of assisted living facility options, they aren't all the same. They vary wildly in quality. Whether you're looking for your own assisted living facility or you're looking for [...]

By |2022-01-20T21:00:33+00:00January 20th, 2022|Assisted Living, Health, Senior Safety|0 Comments

Mental Wellness of Senior Citizens in Assisted Living Facilities

Having assisted living facilities is a blessing for senior citizens, especially those with mental health problems. The most common conditions faced by seniors are anxiety, cognitive impairment, PTSD, insomnia and depression. The emotional health of senior citizens is equally disturbed due to these conditions, leading to loneliness and dependency on others for everyday needs. Our [...]

By |2021-10-27T22:26:28+00:00January 15th, 2022|Assisted Living, Health, Senior Safety|0 Comments

How to Choose the Best Assisted Living Facility for Yourself or a Loved One

By the year 2030, one in five Americans will reach or exceed the age of 65. Do you fall into this statistic? As you or your loved one enters into the golden years, you may need to start planning for new living arrangements. When choosing a facility, look through all of your options. Not all assisted living [...]

By |2021-10-22T12:52:23+00:00November 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle, Senior Safety|0 Comments

Essential Nutrition Facts for Seniors

A nutritious, balanced diet is something that's essential for anyone's health, but it becomes even more important for those who are seniors. Many conditions, including osteoporosis, heart disease, high blood pressure, and type 2 diabetes are much more common in older adults and are influenced by diet. As we get older, we tend to lose muscle mass, [...]

By |2021-07-26T13:02:45+00:00September 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle, Senior Safety|0 Comments

How You Know It’s Time for Assisted Living

Taking care of an elderly loved one can be a joy in having time together and knowing that your loved one is happy and safe. There is satisfaction in helping those that once cared for us. Yet, there may come a time when you can no longer provide the care they need. How can you know [...]

By |2021-07-22T18:35:43+00:00August 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Health, Senior Safety|0 Comments

Assisted Living Health Benefits for Seniors

As of this year, 7 percent of older Americans require living assistance. With almost a fifth of the US population predicted to be over 65 years of age by 2050, that number will only continue to grow. Are you a family member concerned with how to care lovingly for an aging parent? Or perhaps you’re an [...]

By |2021-05-10T17:06:08+00:00May 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Senior Safety|0 Comments

The Quality of Life in Assisted Living Homes

Assisted living is a popular topic for older adults. Of course, when searching for the ideal solution, quality of life and other topics come into play. As the population ages, there are literally millions of people who need assisted living support of some kind. Residential care facilities and other elder care services, including memory care, [...]

24-Hour Assisted Living Care

Everyone has different needs when it comes to assisted living and in-home care. When you have an aging parent that needs more help with their life than you can provide, it might be time to consider assisted care, elder care, and other services that can offer the support that your loved one needs and take [...]

By |2021-01-23T20:58:36+00:00January 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Dimentia, Health, Residential, Senior Safety|0 Comments

What Level of Senior Living is Best for You?

Historians may tell our great-grandchildren that the past 100 years was the age of specialization. Doctors, lawyers, and counselors all specialize. So do residential homes for senior care. Decades ago, there were only a few terms to describe facilities for senior living, terms we might now find pejorative, like: “the old folks home.” Today there [...]

How Assisted Living Facilities Prepare for Flu Season

Flu season, 2020, portends to be a very interesting time for our world, our nation, and especially for nursing and retirement homes. The COVID-19 pandemic is not even in the rearview mirror and the annual year-end influenza season is approaching us head-on. Some may be tempted to think that, with all the pandemic precautions we’ve [...]

By |2020-10-12T17:11:43+00:00November 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Residential, Senior Safety|0 Comments
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