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How to Pay for Residential CareHow to Pay for Residential Care

7 Senior Housing Options Explained

With so many available senior-housing options, trying to choose the best type of care for your loved one can be a little overwhelming. However, knowing what type of care your loved one requires and understanding the types of available care will make the process much less stressful.

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Tips for choosing between in-home care and residential careTips for choosing between in-home care and residential care

3 Tips to Help You Choose Between Residential Care and In-Home Care

Choosing between a residential-care facility and caring for your loved one at home can be a hard decision when your senior begins to need help with their routine everyday activities. 

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How to Pay for Residential CareHow to Pay for Residential Care

How to Pay for Residential Care

Residential-care homes provide a smaller, more intimate and personalized atmosphere than what larger residential care facilities can typically offer. These homes serve small groups of seniors, with normally less than 12 residents to a facility. 

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What is a Personal Care Home?What is a Personal Care Home?

What is a Personal Care Home?

Personal care homes are private residences that offer senior adults room and board along with varying levels of assistance in performing routine daily tasks. Personal care homes are licensed at the state level and typically house less than 12 seniors.

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What Is Memory Care?What Is Memory Care?

Assisted Living or Residential Care, How To Choose?

While some dementia patients require 24-hour care, the condition of many dementia patient’s is not severe enough to warrant the around-the-clock medical care supplied by traditional nursing homes. To better serve the portion of the dementia population that does not require constant care, residential care facilities provide another viable option.

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What Is Memory Care?What Is Memory Care?

11 Questions to ask when screening a Residential Care Home

Searching for a residential-care facility for a loved one can be a laborious and heart-wrenching task. However, knowing what preliminary-screening questions to ask before you begin your search can make all the difference in the care your loved one receives and your own peace of mind.

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What Is Memory Care?What Is Memory Care?

Care Options for Seniors with Alzheimers or Dementia

A diagnoses of Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia is typically devastating for you, family members and the afflicted loved one. While there is no proven effective treatment, you can make you loved one’s life easier, and safer, by ensuring they receive the care they need.

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How To Know If Your Senior Parent Has DementiaHow To Know If Your Senior Parent Has Dementia

How To Know If Your Senior Parent Has Dementia

Approximately 40 percent of seniors over the age of 65 experience some form of memory loss, and medical conditions like high-blood pressure and diabetes often make the problem worse. However, losing the ability to think clearly is not a usual part of the aging process and may have dementia-related causes.

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What Is Memory Care?What Is Memory Care?

What Is Memory Care?

Developing memory issues is one of the inevitable effects of aging. Memory issues are not usually serious enough to warrant undue concern for most people. However, for those afflicted with major memory issues, like Alzheimer’s, memory care is an option worthy of consideration.

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7 ways to know when assisted living is needed7 ways to know when assisted living is needed

Long Term Care Insurance AKA: Senior Care Insurance

Senior-care insurance, also referred to as long-term care insurance, is not the same as traditional health insurance. Long term care insurance is designed specifically to cover ongoing care when the unavoidable impact of aging catches up with us.

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How to pay for assisted livingHow to pay for assisted living

How To pay For Assisted Living

It may be necessary to find an assisted-living facility to take care of their needs if caring for a loved one at home isn’t possible. However, one of the biggest hurdles is typically the cost, as fees for assisted living facilities will cost thousands of dollars a month.

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7 ways to know when assisted living is needed7 ways to know when assisted living is needed

7 Ways To Know When Assisted Living Is Needed

As individuals grow older, illness or immobility issues might make maintaining a household or caring for themselves increasingly difficult. 

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Checklist and Tips on How To Find a Good Assisted Living FacilityChecklist and Tips on How To Find a Good Assisted Living Facility

Checklist and Tips on How To Find a Good Assisted Living Facility

Whether somebody says "I need to find assisted living near me" for themselves or they are searching for a loved one, the process isn't normally easy.

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Residential Care Homes For SeniorsResidential Care Homes For Seniors

Residential Care Homes for Seniors: Personal Care in a Home-like Setting

As we all get older one problem that can consistently arises is the need for long-term Medical Care.

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