Following Your Head Makes Better Decisions About Assisted Living, but Sometimes Your Heart Gets in the Way

You know, analytically speaking, your elderly mother would be better served at assisted living.

Some Adult Children May Struggle to Accept an Aging Parent Moving into Assisted Living, but It’s Often the Better Option

She wasn’t alone anymore and when they realized the benefits of this particular assisted living facility, they were happy to support her.

Ways Seniors Can Truly Be Happy at Assisted Living

It cannot be understated just how important it is to find the right balance between calling and visiting too much and not calling or visiting at all.

3 Clear Signs an Aging Parent Would Benefit from Assisted Living

Quality of life often improves for most people when they finally see the benefits assisted living offers and agrees to move.

An Eagerness for New Activities and Friends Is What Leads Many Seniors to Assisted Living

What is it about assisted living that draws so many seniors to look into this for their future? Yes, there are plenty of elderly men and women who don’t even want to consider the idea of moving out of their house, but for every single aging person in this country who wants to remain at […]

The Challenge of Being So Far Away from Mom When Talking About Assisted Living

When you took this job, you knew it meant moving across the country. You were close to your mother growing up and throughout your young adult life. You had a great relationship, but despite your trepidation and reservations, she was one of your most ardent supporters, encouraging you to take this opportunity. You’ve missed her […]

Is It Better for an Aging Parent to Remain Home, Despite Their Challenges, Than to Discuss a Different Option, Like Assisted Living?

Having questions is a natural process of figuring things out. When it comes to an aging parent who may wish to remain home, or feels as though he or she doesn’t really have a choice, it may seem as though recommending assisted living or any other type of option is the wrong thing. Why would […]

Is Mom Being Too ‘Picky’ About Assisted Living?

Your mother has been driving you crazy lately. It took a long time for you to convince her to consider assisted living. She seemed to be stubbornly opposed to the idea until she started to realize how much stress and anxiety you were facing supporting her on your own. You have a full-time job, a […]

How Can One Help an Aging Parent Find Their ‘New’ Home at Assisted Living?

As people get older, they will face an increased risk of certain challenges. Whether it’s health related, due to diminished strength, or other factors, it may become extremely difficult for them to support themselves at home. For these men and women, assisted living can be a great option to consider. It’s not always easy to […]

Independent vs. Assisted Living: What’s the Difference?

Chickasaw, AL – Independent vs. Assisted Living: What’s the Difference? As people age they will face increasing challenges, they will need to decide whether independent or assisted living is the right option for them. There are many similarities between independent living and assisted living, but there are also some significant differences that should be noted. […]