Common Fears of Senior Living—And Ways to Eliminate them
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments February 23, 2015
Change is difficult for most people, and when that change involves moving home, it is never simple. The traditional concept of senior living or a retirement home used to be, unfortunately, a fairly dismal one. To the senior and the family members, it meant sending a loved one away from home and family into an… Read more »Continue Reading
Ways to Help Your Loved One Transition to Assisted Living
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments January 20, 2015
Is your loved one getting ready to move into an assisted living community? That can be a difficult time emotionally, both, for the senior and the family members. How can you help make it easier for your parent or relative so that they actually look forward to the transition into their new home? Here are… Read more »Continue Reading
Mistakes to Avoid when Selecting a Senior Care Community
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments December 23, 2014
Moving your loved one into an assisted living community is a big decision and one that needs deep thought, careful planning and the right advice. It is important that you understand what not to do as much as you understand what to do. Here is a list of common mistakes you should try to avoidContinue Reading
Is it Dementia?
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments December 10, 2014
It’s 1:30 p.m. in the afternoon and the phone rings…it’s your doctor’s office calling to let you know that you missed your appointment earlier in the day. How could it be that you forgot? You had the “reminder card” in visual sight on the refrigerator for the last 2 months, and you wrote the appointment… Read more »Continue Reading
How Do I Tell A Senior It Is Time for Assisted Living?
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments October 23, 2014
No one likes facing difficult decisions. Telling your loved one that it is time for a move to assisted living can be one of the most difficult decisions to make. For many adult children who are facing this tough challenge, the term ‘assisted living’ brings to mind a foreign, cold, hospital-like atmosphere and fear. But… Read more »Continue Reading