Ways That Senior Living Communities Can Help Your Loved One Maintain An Active Social Life

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As your parents age, they will have more challenges participating in social activities. Given this, leaving them alone at home all day will lead to boredom, which can become depressing. Hence, it is better to consider choices like moving into an assisted living facility because they will share the premises with other people their age. Here are some ways such living arrangements can help your loved one maintain an active social life and avoid isolation.

2 December 2022

2 Tips To Make A Dementia Patient Happier

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It's no secret that those living with dementia can sometimes become agitated and unhappy. However, there are things you can do to help make them more comfortable and content. Here are two tips to get started.  Simplify Their Environment When caring for a dementia patient, one of the best things you can do is simplify their environment. This means decluttering their space and removing any potentially harmful objects. You'll also want to ensure that their furniture is arranged in a way that makes sense to them and is easy for them to maneuver around.

22 September 2022

3 Tips For Helping Your Parent Choose A Senior Assisted Living Facility

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One very difficult aspect of life is watching your parents grow old. It can feel scary to see their health and mobility start to decline. One way to combat this feeling and make the most of things is to help them choose and move into a senior assisted living facility. In a senior living facility, your parent will have medical care, companionship, and fun in a safe living environment. Here are three tips for helping your parent choose a senior assisted living facility:

27 May 2022

4 Senior Home Health Care Benefits You Probably Don't Know About

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Juggling between work and taking care of your aging family members can be overwhelming. Like most Americans, you probably have one or two elderly parents needing your attention. It is even more challenging if they live miles away from your home. Therefore, you may need a senior health care home service to take some of that burden off your shoulders. However, if you don't know much about senior home health care services, read on to discover a few benefits they have to offer.

28 January 2022

Assisted Living Care For Cognitively Impaired People

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People who are living with mild cognitive impairment, also known as MCI, may be able to live independently at home but when cognitive impairment progresses, living alone may no longer be an option. If your loved one has MCI, hiring around-the-clock caregivers may be a viable option, as might moving the individual into a family member's home. These options may not be feasible, however, because of financial reasons or because of work and other commitments family members may have.

20 October 2021

The Pros and Cons of Assisted Living Facilities

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One of the hardest decisions to make is whether or not you should move an older person to an assisted living facility. The change can be scary. Yet there is so much to look forward to in assisted living programs. The most important benefit is that your loved ones will get all-day care, especially if they can no longer live independently. Being aware of the advantages and disadvantages of assisted living can reduce your fears.

11 June 2021

2 Commonly Asked Questions About In-Home Assisted Living Services

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Getting older is a natural and inevitable part of the path through life. Unfortunately, aging can also be a difficult emotional and physical path to navigate, particularly when the aging process means that older people may not be able to live as independently as they have in the past. Many people in this situation fear that the physical limitations that age brings will mean they must transition into an aged care facility.

19 February 2021