5 Myths about Assisted Living CommunitiesAccording to the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), more than 850 million Americans currently reside in assisted living communities. These individuals made the move for a variety of reasons, whether they realized they needed some help with daily living activities like bathing or dressing, getting in and out of bed, or properly managing their medications.
May 4, 2018
Checklist for Visiting a Loved One in an Assisted Living CommunityAfter an aging loved one has moved into an assisted living community, there’s undoubtedly an adjustment period to go through. He or she is getting used to a new routine of sorts and a new living space, meeting new people, all while possibly mourning the loss of a long-time home filled with memories.
March 2, 2018
How to Get Involved Socially at Your New Assisted Living CommunityAfter you’ve first moved into an assisted living community, it’s normal to feel a little apprehensive and out of sorts. You’re getting used to a new routine; a new, smaller living space; and meeting new people all the time — from the staff to the other residents.
November 30, 2017
The Top Ways Assisted Living Communities Improve Quality of LifeToday’s assisted living communities offer high-quality health care services in a comfortable, safe environment. Plus, with a wide array of expanded amenities, from hair salons and daily housekeeping to nutritious dining and wellness programs, these communities ensure the highest quality of life for all members.