ASSISTED LIVING -TELEVISION AND INTERNET

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Finding an assisted living that suits your specific needs is a daunting task and it is easy to overlook basic questions. If internet is a priority, maybe not for your loved one, but for yourself during long visits, ask what services are provided or obtainable. If the community has Wi-Fi available, test the connection in… Read more »

LARGER ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITIES VS SMALLER COMMUNITIES

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All communities are unique and cater to different needs. If your loved one is social and active, it is important to find placement in a larger community with other high functioning residents and an exceptional activities program. Communities with a Recreational Therapist are preferred. Upon touring ask for an activities calendar and be sure to… Read more »

ENGAGING ACTIVITIES ARE THE LIFEBLOOD OF ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITIES

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Assisted living communities provide comfort and peace of mind. Their activities programs offer great social and physical health benefits. Residents that participate in daily activities will sleep better at night, avoiding the potential risk of falls. Many residents also tend to eat better at meals and the relationships they will make during the day are… Read more »

PRICING ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITIES

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Assisted living prices are structured numerous ways and pricing can be deceptive. Pricing is never cut and dry. The two basic structures are “All inclusive” or “Al-a-carte”. Many communities us “a la-carte” pricing because it make their baseline price seem low, but after you add up the cost of “optional” services, the price of residency… Read more »

A PROPERLY MAINTAINED ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY

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If management can’t execute the simple task of overseeing the physical maintenance of their community, how can you trust them to take care of your loved one’s well-being? All of these questions sound excessive, but you will be surprised upon touring communities, how prevalent these issues are. As you pull into a community parking lot,… Read more »