How You Know it’s Time to Seek Help

By | September 6th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care|

   How You Know it's Time to Seek Help Right now there are over 15 million Americans caring for their loved ones. These caregivers are unpaid and caring for people with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Providing care is a difficult responsibility that only gets more difficult with time. If you are one of these [...]

Specialized Care 101: Here Are Some Of The Activities Your Caregiver Can Do For Your Loved One

By | August 16th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care|

If your loved one needs access to specialized care because of Alzheimers disease or dementia, you might be wondering what they'll do for your loved one. The amount of attention a caregiver offers depends on the needs of the individual, but they all perform the same basic functions to help your loved one live their best [...]

4 Things to Look For in an Alzheimer’s Care Facility

By | July 11th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

Discovering that a loved one in your life has Alzheimer's or another form of dementia can be absolutely devastating. With over 5 million people in the US currently living with the degenerative disease, it is terrifying to know that someone you care about is now counted among them. However, every positive diagnosis comes with a family [...]

Alzheimer’s: What to Expect After a Diagnosis

By | June 19th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

As your loved one ages, their mental health may be susceptible to illness and degradation. This can be a difficult time for everyone in your family, including friends. After your loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimers, here is what to expect in the three stages of the disease. Mild (Early-Stage) In the early stages of Alzheimers, [...]

Seniors and Mental Health: Why Aren’t We Talking About It?

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News, Senior Living|

With mental health and wellness becoming a bigger priority in the United States, concerns regarding our retired population are still being put on the backburner. As of 2017, the World Health Organization estimates that nearly 15% of adults over the age of 60 have a mental health disorder. While 15% might not seem that high, this [...]

Searching For a Quality Nursing Home Facility? Make Sure Your Aging Parents Are In Good Hands

By | May 16th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News, Senior Living|

Having a parent who is starting to show signs of memory loss can be extremely difficult for everyone involved. Your entire life, your parents seemed untouchable. Now, as they continue to age poorly each year, you're noticing that they are, just like everybody else, human after all. Almost 70% of all Americans turning 65 years old [...]

5 Ways to Stop Anxiety Over Long Term Care

By | May 15th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News, Senior Living|

Eventually, it will come time to help your loved one transition into an Alzheimers care facility. Your family will face many difficulties and a time of sorrow, but ultimately you are making the right decision. The level of support your loved one will receive at an Alzheimers care facility is unmatched by any other option. Still, [...]

Unpaid Alzheimer’s Care and Why it is a Bad Idea

By | April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

Alzheimer's is a difficult disease to deal with for both families and their afflicted loved one. While life can still be enjoyable with dementia, it is certainly more difficult to achieve a stable quality of life. This hardship can be passed on to family members attempting to handle care all by themselves instead of utilizing assisted [...]

How To Become a Specialized Caregiver For Dementia Patients

By | April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, Senior Living|

For some time now, memory care facilities have been the best option for elderly individuals with dementia to live a comfortable life. Family members might protest, often attempting to provide the same care for a loved one by themselves. For this reason, over 15 million Americans are unpaid caregivers for people afflicted with Alzheimers or different [...]

How to Help a Loved One With Alzheimer’s Experience Joy

By | March 15th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

Alzheimers is, as of this moment, an incurable disease that affects cognitive functioning, memory, and the ability for those who unfortunately have this condition to do most of their day to day tasks. Alzheimers affects over 5 million U.S. citizens, and while they are primarily people age 65 and over, younger adults can be affected as [...]