When it comes to making the decision about making a large move to a care facility, the decisions can be overwhelming. Choosing whether to move to a home care or memory care facility is not an easy choice. Deciding what is right for you will depend on what kind of care you will be needing […]
Respite Care Guidelines: When Can it be Accessed?
Many people know that senior living communities offer beneficial care for older adults. However, they may not realize you don’t need to move into a community permanently to access its services and amenities. Respite care offers temporary support for seniors, but when can someone access these services? What Is Respite Care? Respite care is a […]
How Long Does It Take Alzheimer’s To Progress?
Can You Predict Progression? Alzheimer’s and dementia can create challenges that affect the quality of life of older adults. In the early stages, most people can live independently. However, as the disease progresses, adults need the support of their community, caregivers, and care services to ensure their comfort and health. But when does Alzheimer’s progress? […]
How to Take Care of a Person with Parkinson’s Disease
Parkinson’s Disease Care Parkinson’s disease is an age-related brain condition. Like Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that can affect memory, sleep, and the ability to complete everyday tasks. Some senior living communities offer memory support that includes specialty services for residents with cognitive difficulties, including Parkinson’s. Caring for a person with Parkinson’s […]
What Is Memory Care?
Transitioning into the next stage of life and choosing the right community for it can be overwhelming. Adjusting to a new environment and moving on from a familiar space isn’t easy. In the later stages of life, some people may require additional support when living with Alzheimer’s, dementia, or Parkinson’s. That’s where memory care comes […]