Tips When Bringing Kids To Visit Assisted Living Communities

-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments March 31, 2014

When kids visit the elderly in assisted living communities, it can bring a breath of fresh air for the residents. Because kids are generally full of energy, often a bit noisy, and definitely curious, it is important to appreciate the reality of the situation and have a ‘game plan’. At Adult Care Advisors, we not… Read more »

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5 Tips for Placing Couples in Assisted Living

-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments March 24, 2014

Most of the information about helping people through the senior care process fails to focus on couples, expecting only single seniors. The fact of the matter is that there are times when a couple must find assisted living – either one or both seniors need care as they are aging. The 2000 U.S. Census indicated… Read more »

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Winter Care for Seniors

-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments March 17, 2014

The hazards of winter are not quite over for this season. Even as Spring taunts us, we know that the winter’s chill is still not completely over yet. At Adult Care Advisors, we know that the winter months present several unique challenges and hazards for seniors. Below are some useful strategies to help you with… Read more »

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Self Care for Family Caregivers

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-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments March 7, 2014

Caring for a family member who has dementia is often physically and emotionally demanding. The responsibilities to keep a loved one safe, healthy and occupied can take its toll affecting the health and well being of the caregiver. Some describe caregiving as an emotional roller coaster. On the one hand, caring demonstrates love and commitment…. Read more »

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What is the Difference between Memory Care versus Assisted Living?

Pro and Cons of Assisted Living and Memory Care

-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments March 6, 2014

Memory care centers and assisted living are both options for long-term senior care, but there are major differences between the two. They differ in cost, services provided, and more. Understanding the differences is key to choosing the right option for your senior. At Adult Care Advisors, we work with seniors and their families to find… Read more »

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