6 Impressive Benefits to Know When It Comes to Respite Care When it comes to caring for aging loved ones, most people do one of three things: hire in-home care, use long-term assisted living, or volunteer family members to become full-time caregivers. Did you know, though, that there’s another option? Known as respite care, it [...]
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Did you know that the amount of Americans who are 65 or older is expected to reach 95 million by 2060? Do you have a loved one who you’re considering putting in an assisted living community? You might be wondering how to do it without guilt? In this article, explore why an assisted living community might be [...]
Senior Social 101: What You Should Know About Socializing for Seniors Socializing is one of the most important aspects of living a fulfilling life, and this is even more true as we grow older. However, as our parents or loved ones age, it can be hard to find the time to bond with them and [...]
When your loved one has reached a point where they can no longer live independently without a little help, it’s tough deciding which housing option is best for them. In most cases, family members of aging adults opt for in-home care because it provides the most comfortable solution for the senior. […]
As a caregiver, you likely understand how refreshing it is to take a break. When searching for help caring for your special needs or elderly loved one, finding the right person to take over your caregiver duties is overwhelming. Thankfully, respite care is available in the state of Alaska in several different forms. Finding the [...]
All About Alzheimer’s: What Are the 7 Stages of Alzheimer’s? Are you worried a loved one might be suffering with Alzheimer’s? It is important that anyone suffering with Alzheimer’s gets the right help when they need it. This will let them continue to live comfortable and fulfilled lives . But most of us don’t know [...]
In the United States, there are over 811,000 residents in elderly residential care communities. Aging is a natural part of life, and given the above statistic, many Americans choose to spend their golden years in assisted living for a better quality of life. After all, they get quality care while still maintaining their independence. [...]
As your loved ones grow older, it often means having to transition them out of their home. Although it can be a difficult decision to make, it’s usually a rewarding one. Removing someone that you love from their residence is tough, but the most important thing is to make sure they reside in a safe [...]
Choosing: Assisted Living vs Memory Care Are you caring for an aging parent or an older loved one? Do you sometimes experience caregiver burnout? If so, you’re not alone. Experts estimate that 52% of elderly Americans need some type of long-term care. In-home care may suffice for now, but what happens when you need more support [...]
Assisted Living vs In-Home Care in Anchorage As families come together to consider care options for your senior family members and loved ones, so many aspects are looked at. The financial aspect must be considered. Of course, the level of care will be a top priority. There is so much to be weighed in these [...]