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Tips for Caring for an Aging Loved One

By | October 9th, 2019|Categories: News|

As people become older, they become more dependent on their loved ones. Some people may need 24 hour licensed nursing if they develop conditions such as Alzheimer's Disease, but often the responsibility of taking care of older loved ones rests on the shoulders of family members. Here are some helpful tips on how to provide care [...]

Top Questions to Ask When Looking For a Memory Care Community

By | September 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

When considering a memory care plan for your elderly loved one, one of the first concerns is how to find a specialized care facility that's right for their needs. It's important for memory care centers to offer supervised care for residents round the clock, but what other qualities should you look for when making the best [...]

Can Children Improve the Lives of Elderly People Living with Alzheimer’s Disease?

By | August 9th, 2019|Categories: News|

Of the many memory care options for senior citizens with Alzheimer’s disease or any other forms of dementia, children’s visits are one of the most practical and therapeutically beneficial. Just a glimpse of a small girl walking into an assisted care facility could lift the spirits of an older person with dementia. You’ll most likely see [...]

Finding Care for Loved Ones with Memory Loss

By | July 10th, 2019|Categories: Memory Care, Senior Living|

No matter what struggles your elder loved ones are facing, finding care for them can seem daunting. You want to make sure they are cared for in a way that makes them feel safe and happy. However, this becomes even more complicated when you factor in memory loss. Caring for people with dementia takes special training [...]

Simple Exercises and Ways of Staying Active for Senior Citizens

By | June 10th, 2019|Categories: News|

End of life care can be a difficult topic to discuss or even think about. If you know someone or are someone who is retired, living in a nursing home or another type of care facility, then it's time to think about how to improve the quality of their remaining time left with you and the [...]

Staying Active With Alzheimer’s Disease

By | May 15th, 2019|Categories: News|

Staying active and getting regular exercise provides critical health benefits for people of any age, but as we get older, physical activity becomes more difficult but still remains just as important. While the majority of Americans living with Alzheimer's Disease are over 65, it is estimated that early-onset Alzheimer's affects about 200,000 people under the age [...]

Trusted Care For Your Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s Disease

By | April 18th, 2019|Categories: News|

It can be a difficult road when you find out a loved one has Alzheimers disease. Unfortunately, it is a common occurrence, as 80% of dementia diagnoses are found to have Alzheimer's and over 5 million Americans are living with the disease. Even without dementia, about 70% of people need long-term care at some point after [...]

5 Spring Activities to Perform with Your Loved One

By | March 18th, 2019|Categories: News|

Spring is officially upon us and that means everyone will want to get outside and stretch their legs. If your older loved one finds it difficult to move around, however, you should avoid going on a strenuous hike; instead, try engaging in these fun spring activities to welcome the season. Try birdwatching: This might seem a [...]

7 Tips and Tricks to Helping a Loved One with Dementia

By | March 13th, 2019|Categories: Senior Living|

There are a lot of people around the United States who suffer from dementia and Alzheimers disease. It has been estimated that most of the people, about 80%, who have been diagnosed with it are above the age of 65. There are around 200,000 people under that age who have developed early-onset Alzheimer's disease. When people [...]

What To Expect In A Memory Care Facility

By | March 5th, 2019|Categories: News|

If you have a loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia, you may be considering senior memory care communities as an option for their long-term care. Naturally, you'll want to know everything you can about these communities before you move your loved one there. Luckily, we have some answers for you. By knowing what to expect when [...]