Independent Living vs. Assisted Living. Which is Right For My Loved One?

Independent Living vs. Assisted Living. Which is Right For My Loved One?

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[ Read more about Independent Living vs. Assisted Living. Which is Right For My Loved One? ]As our parents or elderly loved ones age, they have numerous options when looking for the perfect place to spend their golden years. Of course, many remain in their homes. Some are looking for an easier way of life, free from the daily chores that homeownership requires, while others seek out the company of people their own age, with opportunities for socializing and daily activities…

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Fill Their New Home With Family Photos + MORE

Fill Their New Home With Family Photos

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[ Read more about Fill Their New Home With Family Photos ]When moving our mother to an assisted living, then full-care facility, we found the most comforting environment consisted of family photos. In assisted living, she enjoyed her immediate children and grandchildren; then in late dementia and full care, she enjoyed photos of her mother and brothers…

Advocates Tell Congress the Story of Assisted Living

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Over 140 senior living executives gathered on Capitol Hill to visit with 300 members of Congress and their staff to educate them about the senior living business, and advocate for the principles of dignity, choice, independence, and quality of life for seniors.

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How to Understand Financial Solutions for a Move Into Senior Living

How to Understand Financial Solutions for a Move Into Senior Living

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[ Read more about How to Understand Financial Solutions for a Move Into Senior Living ]When the time comes to move a loved one into an independent or assisted living community, it can be stressful for a number of reasons. Beyond all the emotions and logistics of this transition, you also may be worrying about the financial aspects of this move…

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The Best Gift Ever…Memories of a Lifetime!

The Best Gift Ever…Memories of a Lifetime!

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[ Read more about The Best Gift Ever…Memories of a Lifetime! ]My father lived independently on his own for three years after the passing of my mother and his wife of 58.5 years before moving into an assisted living facility. As his children, we knew he missed his house and did our best to bring in personal items to make it “homey…

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Making the Decision to Leave Home

Making the Decision to Leave Home

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[ Read more about Making the Decision to Leave Home ]When you make the decision to leave your home there are many emotions you will have to deal with including stress. For many, grief at the loss of your home and your way of life, independence, and neighborhood are overwhelming.The feeling of stress and grief could make you delay or even halt your move into an Assisted Living Community completely…

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Know That it is a Privilege to Visit Your Family

Know That it is a Privilege to Visit Your Family

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 My advice is to know & believe that it is a privilege to be able to visit your family in an assisted living home. The way their face lights up when you come by is priceless. Picking  up the phone and calling daily if possible also puts a skip in their step. Their voice sounds so happy when they pick up the phone & it’s a loved family member…

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Assisted Living Took Stress off of My Parents + MORE

Assisted Living Took Stress off of My Parents

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Assisted Living Took Stress off of My ParentsAt ages 93 and 90 my parents were still living in their own home and driving. They did not want us “kids” to have to take care of them. We all went along with them not really thinking about their day to day routine and not ready to push the issue, until my dad fell. When dad broke his femur in 5 places we were scared straight…

Listen to their stories

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Listen to their storiesMy mother was in a apartment and had no one there her age. She had trouble taking her medicine right and ended up in the hospital. While she was there my sisters and I decided she cannot take her medicines alone and we found a assisted living home for her. My mother now has friends to talk to and feels safe at night because she knows there is someone right down the hall…

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Resident Care Manager Denver CO + MORE

Write a brief note every day

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Write a brief note every dayWhen my 90-year old mother no longer used the phone independently in her assisted living apartment, I wanted to continue to reach out to her often. I live hours away from her, so our daily phone conversations were my way of staying connected. To replace talking to her, I began writing her a brief note every day…

Resident Care Manager Denver CO

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Franciscan Ministries Inc. is seeking a full time, Resident Care Manager for its Assisted Living facility, Dayspring Villa, located in Denver, Colorado.

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Resident Care Manager Denver CO + MORE

Write a brief note every day

– theseniorcareblog.com

Write a brief note every dayWhen my 90-year old mother no longer used the phone independently in her assisted living apartment, I wanted to continue to reach out to her often. I live hours away from her, so our daily phone conversations were my way of staying connected. To replace talking to her, I began writing her a brief note every day…

Resident Care Manager Denver CO

– coloradoassistedlivingassociation.org

Franciscan Ministries Inc. is seeking a full time, Resident Care Manager for its Assisted Living facility, Dayspring Villa, located in Denver, Colorado.

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Memory Care Seniors Featured in Art Exhibit

Memory Care Seniors Featured in Art Exhibit

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Memory Care Seniors Featured in Art ExhibitHave you ever wondered, “What adds beauty to your life?” ALFA is looking to the wisdom, creative spirit and inspiriation of our seniors to answer that very question. Their art showcase celebrates the beauty that seniors add in the lives of those lucky enough to be around them. The Assisted Living Federation of America’s Annual Resident Art contest has made waves across the country…

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