Now that you’ve determined the best care option, calculated payments, and talked with your loved ones, it’s time to put your plan into action by scheduling tours. Touring an assisted living community is a monumental step in your journey, and you deserve to celebrate how far you’ve come.
Likely, you haven’t experienced assisted living tours but know what your loved ones need and want in a community. The more prepared you are, the better you’ll be at narrowing down your choices.
Why Take Assisted Living Tours?
As an adult child trying to find the best fit for their parents, it’s normal to feel a mix of emotions toward assisted living tours. Although the tour signifies a significant change in your family’s lives, there are several benefits to scheduling it, such as:
- Meeting the staff and residents
- Getting a feel for the atmosphere
- Trying the meals
- Asking questions in-person
- And more.
Making the Most of Your Senior Living Tour
Rather than visiting numerous communities in your area on a whim, there are a few notable things to check off your list.