Feel Right at Home, With an Extra Helping Hand For a lot of people, it can be hard to picture your parents anywhere other than in their own home. But when chores like cooking and cleaning become too much, Commonwealth Assisted Living (CAL) at Christiansburg offers assurance that your folks’ new place will still be…

Retirement communities are all about improving your quality of life. Therefore, many recognize how pets contribute to that quality of life and are happy to have you bring them along when you move in. More than companionship. “We strongly believe in the life-affirming power of pets,” says Holiday Retirement, which owns Heritage Oaks on Richmond,…

The process of moving to a retirement community can be an exciting step, signaling a new chapter in one’s life. But understandably, it can also be a little jarring for some. Luckily there’s an option that makes the transition easier, and keeps the moving to a minimum. That option is called a Continuing Care Retirement…

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What More Could You Need? Leaving your home, where you’ve lived for years, can be difficult. When you finally decide to pack up and move to a retirement community, wouldn’t it be nice to know that—despite how much care you need down the road—you’ll never have to move again? What Are Continuing Care Retirement Communities…

Choosing a Continuing Care Retirement Community Think of a Continuing Care Retirement Community as a friendly village….or like a college campus for retirement living. Continuing Care Retirement Communities, also referred to as “CCRCs”, are a progressive way to age without having to move too far away from home. Most continuing care communities cover the entire…

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Nobody likes moving. Even if it’s to a better living space or an exciting new city, the packing, transporting, unpacking, arranging, and acclimating can be just unbearable. So, do you really think seniors are any different? Luckily, there’s an option that can keep the hassle of moving to a minimum: Continuing Care Retirement Communities. These…