Archive for March, 2013

Signs Assisted Living May Not Be Enough

The first step for many seniors in need of help with daily activities, is to choose assisted living options. Assisted living communities and in-home care options will help seniors with bathing, grooming, meals, medication management and other daily tasks including mobility. A key aspect of assisted living to remember is sometimes assisted living is not …

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The Change in Senior Living Communities

Commonly when people think of senior living homes or communities, they initially associate it with assisted living homes which feel more like medical facilities. While these types of senior living communities do exist, it is important not to stereotype the entire aspect of senior living with this image. It is important to remember that seniors …

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Virginia Beach Assisted Living Site Testing Tracking Devices

A local assisted living facility in the Virginia Beach area will be the first to start automatically enrolling residents with memory conditions into a new electronic tracking program. The Police Department, which is operating the Project Lifesaver effort, is now partnering with Kings Grant House in order to provide around half of the facility’s residents …

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Senior Housing Shortage

Although Alaska has one of the fastest growing senior citizen populations within the country, it seems that the housing for seniors is greatly at a minimum. This passing December, there was a group of state and community leaders which had a meeting in Anchorage to discuss some of the options for increasing senior housing in …

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