When Is It Time for Assisted Living?

According to America’s Health Rankings, about 16.5% of the United States population is above 65. Over 54 million older adults live in the United States. Senior citizens are more vulnerable to developing chronic health conditions, impacting their overall physical health and mental wellbeing. Chronic conditions can deteriorate the quality of life for senior citizens, particularly… Continue reading When Is It Time for Assisted Living?

Signs a Senior Needs Help at Home

Assisted living facilities provide housing, personal care services, supervision, and heart-related support to seniors suffering from chronic health conditions like dementia, disability, arthritis, diabetes, cancer, or heart diseases. Most families don’t have buy schedules and can’t spend quality time with their elderly loved ones. As a result, the senior member of the family above 60… Continue reading Signs a Senior Needs Help at Home

Physical and Mental Health Effects of Family Caregiving

Is family caregiving worth it? Does it deteriorate your physical and mental wellbeing? Here is everything you need to know based on evidence!

How Much Does 24/7 In-Home Care Cost Per Month?

What is 24/7 in-home care? What is the average monthly cost of in-home care? How to pay for it? Check out this post to read the answers!

8 Early Signs of Dementia (and 5 Tips on How to Help Your Loved One)

While there are many conditions that may push a family to seek additional help for their aging loved one, few are as devastating as dementia. Although some amount of memory loss and forgetfulness should be expected, catching dementia early can help your family make the most of the time you have left. In our comprehensive… Continue reading 8 Early Signs of Dementia (and 5 Tips on How to Help Your Loved One)

How is Most Assisted Living Care Usually Paid for?

Assisted living offers various benefits to senior citizens, including personalized care, support with activities of daily living (ADL), fall/accident prevention, autonomy, comfort, social engagement, and peace of mind. According to the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), the U.S has over 28,000 assisted living communities that provide services to over 800,000 older adults with chronic… Continue reading How is Most Assisted Living Care Usually Paid for?