Senior Living Resources
September 15, 2016
Once you’ve made the decision to move an aging loved one into a senior living community, it’s only natural that there might be some pre-move jitters about making such a big life change. Knowing the difference between butterflies about a new experience and the potentially serious signs of depression is important.
August 23, 2016
As you start thinking about senior living options, you may be wondering, “how is an assisted living community different than a nursing home?”
August 18, 2016
As you move through the research phase of choosing a senior living community in Indiana, it’s only natural that you might have questions.
August 4, 2016
Once you decide that making the move to senior living is the best decision for you or an older adult you love, one of the next steps is to start touring communities. Independent living and assisted living communities have so much to offer and seeing all of it in person is important.
August 3, 2016
You’ve decided to make the move to a senior living community. What do you do next? If you wouldn’t buy a pair of shoes without trying them on first, then by the same logic you shouldn’t commit to a new living arrangement without taking a tour of a senior living community.
Here are some things to consider when you visit an assisted living or senior living community in Indiana.
July 12, 2016
Remaining in your own home as you age can have financial and emotional benefits for many seniors, but isolation can a dangerous side effect of living alone.
Aging in place is the term that many seniors and Baby Boomers have adopted for not wanting to leave their home as they age. AARP has found that 87 percent of adults aged 65+ “want to remain in their current home and community as they age.” And according to the most recent data from the Administration on Aging, roughly 12.5 million older Americans live alone.
While it’s admirable to want to remain independent, there can be serious health risks associated with feeling isolated and alone.