Mistakes to Avoid When Looking for a Personal Care Community

September 19th, 2019 | For Family Members

Mistakes to Avoid When Looking for a Personal Care Community

Searching for the best Personal Care community is tough, especially when your parents and loved ones are making the change. Fortunately, there are ways to help them learn how to find and choose a personal care facility.…


Mistakes to Avoid When Looking for an Assisted Living Community

September 18th, 2019 | For Family Members

Mistakes to Avoid When Looking for an Assisted Living Community

Searching for the best assisted living community is tough, especially when your parents and loved ones are making the change. Fortunately, there are ways to help them learn how to find and choose an assisted…


Identifying and Managing Caregiver Guilt

May 9th, 2019 | For Family Members

Caregivers are special people. They assist in the everyday tasks for loved ones such as running errands, helping with paperwork, managing medicine and mail often without any reward or gratitude. These responsible, dutiful, and admirable caregivers are the backbone of an aging generation’s personal…


Helping you or your loved one prepare for assisted living

April 12th, 2019 | For Family Members

Making the switch to assisted living communities or senior homes can be tough. For you or your loved one, changing lifestyles, spending money on improved care, and even moving in, can be challenging. Sometimes, it’s tough to even know how to get into…


Having the Tough Conversation with Your Parents about Senior Living

March 12th, 2019 | For Family Members

The relationships you develop with your parents can be deeply meaningful. Which makes having a conversation about moving into senior living communities difficult for all involved. For you, these conversations are challenging, but they also have meaningful, deeply personal impacts on the lives of…


10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's and Dementia: What to Look For

December 27th, 2018 | For Family Members

You just celebrated the holidays. Though the holidays are a joyous time of year, they can also be stressful and tiring for adult children, especially those who may have not seen their loved one for some time. They may have seemed more forgetful, depressed…


How to Reduce Caregiver Stress

December 14th, 2018 | For Family Members

As our population ages, more caregiving is provided for aging parents.

Over the past several years, we have seen a dramatic increase in adults providing care for their spouses or aging parents. In fact, Mayo Clinic says 33% of adults provide such care. While your…


12 Signs It’s Time to Move into an Assisted Living Community

November 20th, 2018 | For Family Members

When you're young, you may desire with multiple floors and big kitchens for entertaining friends and raising your family. We want beautiful yards with gardens and lush landscapes; dogs, cats, fish, and all kinds of things. As we age, those things might become difficult to maintain and upkeep; like…


5 Reasons that Assisted Living for Seniors Is the Best Solution When Living at Home Makes You Less Independent

November 14th, 2018 | For Family Members

One of the most American concepts is Independence- but what does it mean exactly? Is it doing what you want when you want it, or simply being stubborn to the point of not changing? Many limitations are forcing many people to stay home rather…


Caring for the Caregiver

August 1st, 2018 | For Family Members

Are you a caregiver for a senior? Are you providing care for a loved one? This can be an around-the-clock job. Here are 3 quick tips to help you:

  1. Take care of yourself. Make sure you eat well and get enough rest and exercise. You…