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Tips For Fostering Independence When You Move Your Parent To An Assisted Living Home

26 April 2017
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When you move your elderly parent into an assisted elderly living home, you want to feel that he or she will maintain a high degree of independence from you. While the home's staff members can contribute to making your parent's life easier in a number of different ways, your parent will largely be left to his or her own devices. During this transition, you want to ensure that you don't hinder this independence. Read More …

Six Ways You Can Improve Communication With A Family Member With Dementia

20 April 2017
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Dealing with a loved one who has dementia has many challenges. Even if they live in a suitable assisted living facility and you are not responsible for the activities of daily living, communicating effectively can be difficult. While professional caretakers have received communication training skills, family members can be at a disadvantage. Visits can leave everyone more stressed. Here are six tips to improve communication. Set A Positive Tone Your body language and tone of voice speak louder than the words you are saying. Read More …

Taking Care Of An Ill Loved One Can Be Daunting; Don’t Beafraid To Admit You Need Help

15 March 2017
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If you have a loved one who is in constant need of help, medically and physically, it can be a lot of work. It can also play on your emotions. You will have to give up a lot of your time, energy, and self. You may get tired, frustrated, and even angry. If you are starting to feel this way, it is time to get help. There is no shame in finding someone to help you. Read More …

Common Mistakes People Make When Searching For A Senior Living Facility And How To Avoid Them

5 March 2017
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If you are looking to place your loved one in any kind of independent or assisted living facility, you are likely taking your time and doing your research to find the best possible facility. However, despite all of your research, you may be unable to find the best possible place because you are making a few mistakes in your search. Here are a few of the most common mistakes people make when looking for a senior living facility and how you can avoid them. Read More …

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Discussing The Benefits Of Assisted Living

Hi everyone. I’m Seth. When my grandparents started having health problems, the family was divided on how to help them. They were unsafe living alone together, but they did not want to burden anyone by moving into a shared space. Although many people offered to let them move in, they never did budge on their stance. Instead, I helped them find a suitable assisted living facility so they could live together safely. I would like to talk about the benefits of assisted living apartments for elderly individuals. Please feel free to use the information on my site to help make this important decision for your aging family members. Thanks.