Transitioning to an assisted or independent living situation, or even simply downsizing to a smaller home, is typically a massive step for an aging adult. Many of these seniors have lived in the same house for many years, so even the thought of change can be overwhelming. This is a big reason why it can […]
What Is It Like Living in a Retirement Community?
Adults 65 and over are the largest growing population segment in the United States. As the population ages, the demand for retirement communities expects to increase. People are living longer, and while they still wish to maintain their independence, many also have more difficulties with daily living. Retirement communities provide housing, services, and amenities so […]
Top Reasons for Moving to a Senior Living Community
Moving to a senior living community can be a huge step for an aging adult. Even if a person can still take care of themselves in the day-to-day things, eventually maintaining a household—and everything that goes along with that—becomes too much for someone to do by themselves. A major misconception about senior communities is that […]
What Makes a Good Senior Carer?￼
What Makes a Good Senior Carer? Must-Have Qualities for Caregivers There’s a difference between a caregiver and a good caregiver. Just like there’s a difference between a teacher and your favorite teacher. Of course, receiving education or training is a must, but being a good carer requires more. When a caregiver provides excellent care, it […]