Nurse explaining the cost of Assisted Living in Ohio to resident

With about 720 assisted living facilities in Ohio, you’re bound to find the right community for you or your loved one. Stretching from Lake Erie in the north to the Appalachian Mountains in the south, Ohio offers a wide variety of cities and smaller towns to call home. If you’re a senior citizen in Ohio,…

Potential resident asks Assisted Living Questions

If you’ve begun a search for the perfect assisted living facility for a loved one, you know that starting the search can be overwhelming. From pricing to accommodations to amenities, assisted living facilities can vary significantly. Here are a few questions to ask as you narrow down your search for an assisted living facility. What…

Senior woman at an assisted living facility in North Carolina

If you’ve been shopping around for assisted living facilities in North Carolina, either for yourself or for a loved one, you already know you have variety of communities, locations, and even landscapes to choose from. North Carolina is known for its varied landscapes. On the Atlantic coast, the state features 300 miles of barrier island…

Nurse teaching art class in assisted living facility in Indiana

If you’re looking into assisted living facilities in Indiana, you have a lot of choices. There are almost 200 facilities in Indiana, and the number of assisted living facilities and senior apartment complexes is growing. Seniors in Indiana are in good company, too, since it’s projected that in 20 years, nearly 20% of the state’s…

Nurse explaining the Cost of Assisted Living in Virginia to patient

When shopping for an assisted living community in Virginia, it’s important to understand exactly what you’re paying for. Those dollars are not only covering your housing, but they’re also paying for all of your utilities, services including the assistance you need, plenty of amenities, and so much more. Essentially, that monthly fee is paying for…

Before you start researching assisted living communities in Kentucky, it’s important to also know about another senior living model that exists only in Kentucky and Pennsylvania – personal care. While personal care communities are similar to assisted living in their environment and socialization options, there are key differences you need to understand before choosing one…

Senior independent living communities are changing constantly

We live in a world of constant change and evolution, and the world of independent living communities is no different. Independent living communities, residential areas for seniors with both a communal atmosphere and private accommodations, come in all forms. There are establishments with more hands-on staffing to ones with much greater autonomy. But, regardless of…

Talk to your parents about assisted living

You never know what will prompt the conversation. Maybe it’s a fall, but not serious enough to require hospitalization. Maybe you discover they’re not taking their medication. Maybe they’re not eating well, or they’re not able to clean or keep the house like the used to. It can be almost anything – just something that…

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