Seven out of 10 people need assisted living facilities at some point in their life, according to Consumer Affairs. But how do you know when it’s time to make the transition from independent living to assisted living? The answer is different for everyone. However, there are signs that may indicate an aging adult needs more support for their own well-being and safety.
Finding a good nursing home for a loved one is a daunting task with both emotional and practical considerations. As you embark on this journey, know you are not alone in facing this challenge. Many families grapple with the same concerns, seeking a place that will provide the best possible care and comfort for their aging family members.
We discuss how seniors can use multi-sensory therapy to inhibit depression and enhance the quality of life when living with dementia.
Moving a loved one into assisted living is a transition like no other. Preparing ahead of time will help everyone to relax and adjust faster.
Time spent with family is essential for everyone. We have some tips for engaging in shared activities while visiting with aging adults.