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Can a Move to Assisted Living Help Reduce ER Visits?

September 8, 2016

Can a Move to Assisted Living Help Reduce ER Visits?

Even though most people hope to remain at home as they age, there may be significant risks in doing so. In addition to accidents, which can happen anytime, anywhere, there are age-related health concerns that end up sending millions of seniors to the emergency room every year.

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Senior Living Promotes Healthy Aging

August 11, 2016

Senior Living Promotes Healthy Aging

Healthy aging is a multifaceted experience. Since there is no one trick to staying healthy as you age, it’s important to learn more about the different factors that keep you looking and feeling your best.

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The Benefits of A Senior-Friendly Realtor

July 21, 2016

The Benefits of A Senior-Friendly Realtor

When selling a senior’s home, a good realtor can make the difference between a stressful experience and a profitable, positive experience. But finding the right realtor is not always an easy task. And finding someone who will keep your senior loved one’s best interests in mind can be especially challenging. We’ve compiled some tips to consider when selling a senior’s home.

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How to Hire A Senior Move Manager

July 19, 2016

How to Hire A Senior Move Manager

Once you or a senior loved one have made the decision to move to an Indiana senior living community, all that stands in your way before starting the next phase of your life is actually moving. It can be incredibly overwhelming at any age, but especially so if you are an older adult who is downsizing. Instead of taking on the arduous task of doing everything yourself, you might want to consider hiring a senior move manager.

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Everything You Need to Know about Senior Living

July 14, 2016

Everything You Need to Know about Senior Living

If you are an adult child of an Indiana senior, you might be wondering if it is time for them to move to some type of senior housing community. While it can be a tough topic to tackle sometimes, doing so before a crisis occurs is important. Making an informed choice takes time and thoughtful research. Over the next 12 weeks, the Five Star Senior Living communities across the Hoosier state will be sharing the information and resources you need to make a confident decision. We’ll be talking about finances, the benefits of senior living, selling a parent’s home and much more. Here’s a sneak peek at what’s coming and why you should take time today to Subscribe to our Indiana Senior Living Blog.

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The Best Cars For Older Drivers

June 23, 2016

The Best Cars For Older Drivers

People often have preconceived notions about older drivers, most of which just aren’t true. While it may be true that we start to lose certain functions that are vital to driving safely--like flexibility or vision --it’s a myth that older drivers aren’t safe behind the wheel. In fact, seniors tend to be more compliant with speed limits and other safety laws.

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