Baxter Events Calendar Take a look at our monthly calendar of events and come join us for the fun! Here’s a little chart to help explain location of events. First Floor Second Floor Third Floor 1DR = Dining Room 2CA = Common Area Activities 3CA = Common Area 1MC = Memory [...]

ACTIVITIES & EVENTS2020-08-26T19:32:32-08:00

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 situations. One of the factors most difficult [...]

Assisted Living vs In-Home Care in Anchorage2020-10-29T22:42:11-08:00

The Cost of In-home Care in Anchorage


Figuring out the cost of In-home Care in Anchorage can seem daunting. However we all know, finances and costs play a big role in the decisions we make about the care of our elderly family members and loved ones. Often we know that in-home health care has reached the limits of what it can provide [...]

The Cost of In-home Care in Anchorage2020-10-29T22:25:05-08:00

How Memory Care for Alzheimer’s Differs from Assisted Living


According to the Alzheimer’s Association “Dementia is a general term for loss of memory and other mental abilities severe enough to interfere with daily life. It is caused by physical changes in the brain. Alzheimer’s is the most common type of dementia, but there are many kinds.” […]

How Memory Care for Alzheimer’s Differs from Assisted Living2020-10-23T18:57:08-08:00

Tablets Make the Best Devices for Seniors


Everyone is suffering from a bit of cabin fever with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and for seniors this is especially true. With so many states instituting stay at home orders and social distancing being mandatory almost anywhere you go, caregivers and families are looking for new ways to keep seniors connected and engaged. [...]

Tablets Make the Best Devices for Seniors2020-10-20T13:37:30-08:00

Assisted Living in Anchorage Alaska


If you are helping a senior family member or loved one make a choice about in-home care in Anchorage, there are many options to consider. No matter where you are in the journey, assisted living can sound like a very scary topic. The biggest reason for the unfounded fear is that assisted living gets confused [...]

Assisted Living in Anchorage Alaska2020-10-12T14:50:22-08:00

Life Care Services: Enhancing Senior Living Experiences


In-home care gives the illusion of independence, but it may be just an illusion. On average, a senior citizen who has in-home care, is cared for during a four to six hour window by either a family member or Home Health Aide. A Home Health Aide is scheduled to come by the home either every [...]

Life Care Services: Enhancing Senior Living Experiences2020-10-08T07:24:48-08:00

October 2020


hello Autumn! We are fast approaching the chilly fall season, soon termination dust will appear on the Chugach Range. We all have mixed emotions each year as our long daylight hours fade and the warm sunshine is replaced with a cool breeze and, the changing color of our trees. And the first snowfall will soon [...]

October 20202020-10-13T13:18:08-08:00

Suggestions for Starting Senior Care Conversations


As the years pass, our parents and loved ones eventually grow older. With the inevitable aging process comes the knowledge that certain things in life are about to change for them. As a child or caregiver to a senior loved one, you are thinking about their future and know that they may be as well. [...]

Suggestions for Starting Senior Care Conversations2020-09-28T09:42:30-08:00

Long Distance Caregiving


U.S. families are caring for vulnerable loved ones each day. According to AARP, much of that care is delivered over long distances. Decades ago, it was common for both immediate and extended families to live under the same roof making in-home care for senior loved ones significantly easier. However, by the early 80s, a small [...]

Long Distance Caregiving2020-09-25T08:51:29-08:00


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