If you have a loved one in assisted living, it can be difficult to stay in touch. Let your new year resolutions include staying connected in 2020!
Senior citizens may be worrying about the prospect of another year of living alone. Is an assisted living choice right for you in 2020?
According to HealthDay, aging wears down the cells in the body and systems in the brain, making it more difficult to respond to and recover from stress.
One of the hardest things about aging is losing control and independence, and few things are faced with more fear than vision loss.
High levels of chronic stress can be especially debilitating for seniors, aggravating health issues which are already present.
The holiday season is upon us with all of its joy, laughter, family and parties - but a personal caregiver may not feel free to enjoy this festive time.
Many people deal with stress and holiday depression at this time of year. These emotions can be especially hard to navigate for those in assisted living.
Because visits are so important, here are some suggestions of how to make your visits more comfortable and easier for you both.
In our last post, we discussed gift ideas for those who have Alzheimer's disease or dementia. This week, in preparation for the holiday season, we are proposing some additional gift ideas for loved ones residing in assisted living facilities.
Even as your health declines, you can stay in the same room, same building, same section, same area, just to maintain your comfort zone.