The Assisted Living ABCs: Part 1

A previous post, Know the Assisted Living Basics, covered three fundamental components of care in this setting: first, how the activities of daily living (ADLs) form the basis for the level of assistance needed (and drive the cost), second, the ...

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An Overview of Personal Care Services in Assisted Living

ADLs and IADLs are the things we do every day, almost without thinking -- that is, until we require assistance with these tasks.

Those who choose assisted living often do so because there is a need for help with the ...

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Statistics Snapshot: Who Resides in Assisted Living?

Data posted at The National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) website gives insight regarding the population who resides in assisted living communities throughout the US. The information was originally published in the “2009 Overview of Assisted Living”; the report was a ...

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