How Social Activities in Retirement Communities Help Mental Health
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments October 11, 2013
Aristotle wrote many centuries ago, “Man is by nature, a social animal.” Not much has changed even today. Throughout life, from childhood to adulthood and senior years, we need social interaction in order to lead a happy, balanced life. An important advantage of retirement and assisted living communities in New Jersey is the social interaction… Read more »Continue Reading
Short Term Care for Your Senior Parent Recovering From Surgery
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments October 4, 2013
Recovering from surgery without help isn’t easy. Most people underestimate how much their life changes post-surgery. The senior care consultants at Adult Care Advisors identify some of the major challenges your senior parent is likely to face when recovering from surgery: Be prepared for a longer-than-expected recuperation and recovery time. Even straightforward procedures such as… Read more »Continue Reading
How to Assess the Quality of Medical Care at Your Parent’s Senior Care Facility
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments September 27, 2013
When selecting a senior care facility for your parents, a significant deciding factor will be the quality of medical care available. We all want to be assured that our senior parents will be well taken care of, with access to the best quality medical care when needed. Adult Care Advisors offers some useful tips and… Read more »Continue Reading
What are the Warning Signs of Elder Abuse?
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments September 21, 2013
As people become older they become weak, frail and often lose confidence in themselves. We consider placing our elders in senior care communities so that they receive the best quality of life possible. Unfortunately, some ‘caregivers’ misuse their authority and ill-treat senior residents who find it difficult to stand up for themselves. When you place… Read more »Continue Reading
Can I Afford Senior Care for my Retired Parents?
-Written by Adult Care Advisors | No Comments September 13, 2013
Contrary to popular belief, the cost of senior care is well within reach of anyone in need of it. Unfortunately, most people tend to avoid thinking about their senior adulthood. Similarly, most of us don’t plan ahead for our senior parents and the care they will need in their golden years. The fact is, at… Read more »Continue Reading