As we age, meeting new people and forming new friendships can become harder. For seniors, this can often lead to feelings of loneliness and isolation. However, it’s never too late to make new friends and develop new social connections. There are many ways for seniors to meet new people and form meaningful relationships, such as […]
What Challenges Do Older Adults Face When Moving?
Moving can be stressful for anyone, but it can present unique challenges for older adults. As a loved one ages, they may find it harder to navigate the physical and emotional aspects of moving, which makes the transition more difficult. Senior living communities offer several levels of care and personalization to suit individual needs and […]
At What Age Are You Too Old to Drive?
Driving is a privilege that many of us take for granted until we reach an age when it becomes time to consider if it’s still safe for us to drive. […]
How to Care for an Elderly Parent Who Can’t Walk
It can be difficult to watch as our parents grow older and things that were once easy become more difficult. We want to do everything we can to help and make their lives easier, but we don’t want to overstep or burn ourselves out doing everything for them. Many older adults want to keep their […]
How to Deal with Dementia in a Parent
Regardless of which type of retirement community a person chooses, the time spent in the community is short compared to the rest of their life. And for some older adults, there is a time before moving to a retirement community when they begin needing assistance. If they develop severe dementia, that could lead to memory […]
Can Someone Under 55 Live In a Senior Community?
One of the most appealing aspects of living in a 55+ community is being surrounded by people your own age to socialize with and make friends. However, for anyone who has a child or grandchild who may need to live with them, it can be a concern until they learn more about how the communities […]
How to Choose a Senior Living Community for Your Parents￼
Transitioning to a new stage of life can sometimes be hard on your parents. Choosing a senior living community and lifestyle is all about discussing their needs and what they’re looking for in this unfamiliar time of their lives. Communication is key, and choosing the right community for your parents involves prioritizing their quality of […]