One of the most prevalent concerns older adults have regarding assisted living communities is whether they can afford the monthly payments. Often, seniors and their families assume that staying at home costs less than moving to a senior living community. In many situations, they've secured an affordable monthly rent or paid off their mortgage.
Although caring for loved ones can be rewarding, there comes a time when it’s best to explore other options. Adult children or spouses tasked with the role of a caregiver are responsible for themselves, their families, and their caregiving duties. When the inevitable caregiver burnout arises, a great way to take a break
Humans are social creatures. The desire for companionship and connection doesn’t go away as we age. Instead, it becomes more critical to maintain a socially active lifestyle, especially in retirement. Seniors living alone are at an increased risk of depression and isolation due to declining abilities or access to social opportunities. Conversely, increased
When searching for a senior living community, cost is a significant deciding factor. Whether browsing for yourself, your spouse, a parent, or a dear friend, the end goal of assisted and independent living is to ensure seniors live a fulfilling life at a reasonable price. Unfortunately, many seniors and their families who don’t have