How Assisted Living Supports Disabled and Senior Veterans Veterans who come back home with disabilities may no longer be able to live in the homes they left. With some disabilities, veterans have a need for accessible housing, or may need support services if they are unable to live independently. As they age, elderly veterans experience … Continue reading Assisted Living for Veterans
Assisted Living Care Plan When establishing residency at an assisted living facility, the resident will work with staff and other family members to develop a care plan that will include: A plan for medication assistance indicating whether assistance is neededAny physical or mental limitationsSpecial instructions and needs (such as dietary requirements or restrictions)General background information … Continue reading Care Plans
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Article originally appeared on https://www.assistedliving.org/ Assisted living is a type of senior care that provides older adults with personal care assistance and assistance with the activities of daily living (ADLs). Residents of assisted living facilities (ALFs) can retain as much independence as they’re able while still receiving necessary assistance with personal care tasks such as … Continue reading The Basics of Assisted Living
This article was written by Juliet Holt Klinger The fear of losing friendships often becomes a reality for those living with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Unfortunately, a common story I hear from people living with this diagnosis is that they have lost most of their social connections. Some friends may find an Alzheimer’s diagnosis too … Continue reading Dementia and Friendships
Financial Support Options Long-term care can be expensive, and cost is one the main challenges to overcome. Although some families are able to pay out of pocket for residential and care expenses, many are not able to afford it on their own. For those individuals, there are financial support options including Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security … Continue reading Financial Support for Seniors
The Cost of Assisted Living Versus The Cost of Other Senior Care Types In the United States, assisted living costs an average of $4,300 per month, according to the 2020 Genworth Financial Cost of Care Survey. Keep in mind that this is the national average, and costs in different states and cities differ dramatically. For example, … Continue reading Comparing Costs of Assisted Living