December 21, 2018 in: Senior Housing,
Stepping out of a setting you have grown comfortable can be rather difficult. Assisted living comes with several benefits, but it is the initial stage of transition that is challenging for the seniors to get through.
They have a high possibility of developing adjustment disorder of various levels. This can project a number of challenges for the seniors to go through. Embracing the feelings of abandonment, getting frustrated about losing a substantial amount of freedom, adjusting to the new routine, and adapting to the new living situation can be concerning.
December 17, 2018 in: Senior Housing,
Over the past 10 to 20 years, the elderly community living experience has gone through a drastic transformation – from being a facility that was only considered in desperate times to being the first, deliberate lifestyle choice of all the seniors.
In today’s modern world, more and more seniors are in favor of senior living communities rather than opting to live all by themselves. What has prompted such a momentous change? Continue to read to find out.
December 10, 2018 in: Senior Housing,
One of the biggest reasons why families consider assisted living facility is the lack of safety in their own homes. They believe their aging family members will be better off with the safety provided in assisted living facilities.
We want to share some safety hazards to be on the lookout for when you’re shopping for any type of assisted living:
December 03, 2018 in: Senior Finances,
“What is Medicaid?” People who aren’t aware of this term should know this medical program. It runs on a shared basis by the state and federal institutes in the United States. The aim is to assist the medical cost of those with budget constraints and limited resources.
People who want to consider nursing homes but can’t financially afford it should look into Medicaid. Here’s an explanation of their services in detail:
November 26, 2018 in: Events/Things to do,
As a board game which combines strategy with language and knowledge, Scrabble is much loved by people of all ages. Among senior citizens, particularly in assisted living in Santa Fe, the game can become very competitive. It is also extremely mentally stimulating and many love the community events that have a Scrabble competition.