January 21, 2019 in: Senior Housing,
There are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to living in a nursing home. In reality, nursing homes provide the elderly with a caring and friendly environment.
Many elders are reluctant to go live in a nursing home and leave their house. They believe that they will be lonely there and will have nothing to do. But once they experience the life of a nursing home, their opinions change.
January 14, 2019 in: Senior Housing,
Are you searching for a long-term care facility for your loved one? Before setting out to explore the options available, you need to assess your senior loved one’s health condition. Does your parent require medical assistance at all times or are you looking for assisted living that will help your loved one with the daily chores such as dressing and bathing?
Are you searching for a facility that will provide your loved one with the best care possible? The two options most people go for are assisted living facilities or nursing homes. Before choosing either one of these options, you need to assess the condition of your loved one.
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: