Making a Senior Living Decision at the Front Desk

Sometimes, first impressions mean everything. It doesn’t matter where you’re going -- a hotel, a restaurant, a new business or an assisted living community. What you see, smell, hear, touch and experience in those first few moments of ...

 
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Creative Alzheimer’s Care Options

Alzheimer’s care, whether stand-alone or in a separate wing/unit, is perhaps the setting that has -- and will continue -- to see the most change in the shortest period of time. In fact, a SeniorHousingNews.com article released ...

 
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Virtual Tours of Assisted Living: Why In Person Is Still Best

Choosing a hotel sight unseen is always a risk. Thanks to virtual tours, online photo galleries, and guest reviews, there are fewer surprises before you arrive. But these tools are not perfect: guest reviews may be biased and pictures can ...

 
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Tips for Choosing an Assisted Living Community

Choosing the assisted living community that’s best for you or a senior loved one in your care can be overwhelming, frustrating, or confusing. Here are a few tips to guide you through the selection process:

Location: If you live in or near a major metropolitan area, there are numerous options. In rural or suburban areas, however, options are limited, but you shouldn’t just settle for the closest assisted ...

 
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