As your parents age, it can become especially important to cherish the time that you have with them and make the most of the moments you share together. While it is normal to worry about their health and mobility when it comes to independent living, there are plenty of fun activities that you can do […]
Are Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Related?
Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease affect the brain, affecting memory, thoughts, feelings, and more. These diseases can significantly impact your loved one’s daily life, meaning they’ll likely need extra support. It can be a common assumption for some people that these 2 diseases are related and influence each other. While Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s may not […]
Spiritual Activities to Enrich Seniors Lives
Transitioning to that next stage of life can sometimes be challenging, and the first step is finding the right community and lifestyle that meets your unique needs. Any significant change, like retirement, can leave your days vacant, and you may need time to adjust. Spiritual activities can do wonders to enrich seniors’ lives and help […]
How to Release Tight Hips for Seniors
As we age, our joints and muscles don’t work as well as they used to. This is why staying active is such an essential part of getting older. Having other folks to keep busy with is a significant benefit of living in a senior’s community. While staying active is critical to good health, sometimes we […]
What Is the Difference Between Assisted Living & Memory Care?
There will come a time later in life when you or your loved ones will transition to a new community and new stage of life to seek out a different lifestyle. Assisted living and memory care are lifestyle shifts you may consider. Deciding what lifestyle is ideal comes down to your needs and the needs […]
What Is Independent Living?
Independent living communities offer healthy seniors a place of freedom to enjoy their later years among like-minded adults while not having to worry about home maintenance duties. This is unlike assisted living, where a professional carer will be assisting in providing most of a resident’s specific needs. Independent living provides residents with a lifestyle where […]
When Should You Finalize Your Will?
Knowing when to finalize your will can be a difficult but incredibly important process. Here’s what you need to know when it comes to drafting and finalizing your will. Getting Started A will allows you to distribute property and assets to whomever you wish or to dispose of these things in the manner you choose. […]
How to Choose a Power of Attorney
Choosing a power of attorney can be a difficult process, but it’s an important part of lifetime planning and can help to protect your assets later in life. Here’s our guide to help you choose your power of attorney. What Is a Power of Attorney? Assigning a power of attorney is the act of appointing […]
Talking to Your Children About Assisted Living Care
Talking about assisted living care can be incredibly difficult, and although there are many resources for children looking to start the challenging conversation with their parents, the same cannot be said for proactive parents. Rather than waiting for your children to make the decision for you, we recommend that you start the conversation early so that you […]
Top 3 Healthy Habits for Seniors
No matter our age, every one of us can adopt a few new habits to boost our health and happiness. By eating well, exercising often, and getting enough sleep, you can reduce your risk of serious illness and improve your overall quality of life throughout your golden years. Let’s break down the benefits of some […]