It’s a good time to sell your house. What are you waiting for? Looking to sell your home? You picked a great time, especially in the Indianapolis area. We spoke to several local real estate experts and they told us why. When you were in your 20s and 30s, you were nimble and ready to…

Home Modifications and Rehab Expert Penny Stamps, CNA CAPS at Unique Home Solutions in Indianapolis, IN “40% of nursing home admissions are from falls in the home”   Q: What are the comparative costs of fixing up my home to moving into a senior living facility? A: According to the 2012 Genworth Financial cost of…

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Q: What is hospice? A: Hospice is an approach to care for terminally ill patients.  It can be provided in a hospital, a nursing home, hospice residence, patient’s home or any place a patient may live. The philosophy behind hospice care is the premise that everyone has a right to die with dignity, in as much…

assisted living in indianapolis

If you’re shopping for assisted living in Indianapolis, or considering moving to an assisted living community in the area including the nine counties surrounding Marion County, the prices may be giving you a case of sticker shock. But it’s important that you look beyond the price tag. While those dollars are covering your housing, they’re…

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Ask The Expert: Non-Medical Home Care, Seniors Helping Seniors Q: Non-Medical Home Care – is it for you? A: Do you want to stay in your own home comfortably and safely? Whether you call it non-medical home care, companion care or personal services, Seniors Helping Seniors® can help you. Q: How can non-medical home care…

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Ask The Expert: Downsizing & Moving, Senior Smart Moves Jennifer C. Kirstein, Owner & Decorator of Senior Smart Moves in Indianapolis, Indiana “Smart Steps” to downsizing for Indy’s Seniors Q: We are thinking of moving my mother into a retirement community.  What is the difference between a traditional moving company and a downsizing company? –…

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Ask The Expert: Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Dr. Robert Daly, M.D., FCCP, Medical Director of Select Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana   Q: What is Select Specialty Hospital?   A: Select Specialty Hospital focuses on extended hospital care for the medically complex, catastrophically injured and chronically critically ill patient. These specialized acute care hospitals fill…