Fun older women sitting together drinking coffee and complaining about their late husbands

Continuing care retirement communities, or CCRCs, are facilities which offer residents a range of living choices and levels of care from independent apartments to skilled nursing care. Sometimes these facilities are called Life Plan Communities. If you are involved in life care planning for a loved one – or for yourself – it’s important to…

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…

Senior housing options

There are more housing options than ever for seniors – from aging in place to life plan communities to moving in with the kids. Where your parents will spend their senior years is a decision that affects the whole family, so how can you help them decide which is the best option? Ideally, this is a…

elderly couple independent living

  As you approach retirement and prepare for the next chapter in your life, there are undoubtedly tons of questions on your mind. Which type of care is right for me? Do I need assisted living? How will I afford my medical bills? Don’t let these worries overwhelm you; we’re here to help walk you…

Gettin_Lit

If you’ve been looking for an independent living community in Columbus, Ohio, we’ve done some of the research for you. Costs can vary greatly, so it’s important to understand what you’re getting for your money. Independent Living vs. Assisted Living Independent living is different compared to assisted living in that the residents are more independent…

Puppies! Assisted living in Indianapolis, Indiana

As people get older, many need assistance with daily living activities such eating, getting dressed, bathing, and grooming. It’s not an easy time for family members since most people work and don’t have the time necessary to help their loved ones. It’s a difficult time that only gets worse once the family realizes how much…

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