Questions to Ask Before Choosing an Assisted Living

When it is necessary for your loved one to transition into an assisted living, you want to make sure they receive the best care possible. There are many components that must work together in harmony to create a successful living … Read More

Valentine Craft Ideas for Seniors in Assisted Living

Celebrate love and friendship with those special seniors in your life through fun and easy craft activities! Below are a few of our favorite projects to do with seniors in assisted living and nursing home communities. Try one or all … Read More

Stages of Dementia: Teepa Snow’s Gems

Teepa Snow is one of America’s leading dementia educators teaching compassionate care strategies and techniques to families and professionals. Teepa’s comprehensive approach to dementia care has made her highly respected among the leading professional organizations including The Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s … Read More

Your Guide to Senior Care Acronyms

The senior care world is full of acronyms, from ADLs to CCRC what does it all mean? For someone entering into the world of caregiving these terms can seem mind boggling! Whether your mom has moved into an assisted living … Read More

25 Beautiful Memorial and Funeral Songs

“Music speaks what cannot be expressed, soothes the mind and gives it rest; heals the heart and makes it whole, giving comfort to the soul.” Music has the ability to touch our heart and soul in a way that few … Read More

Aging and Aphasia

What is Aphasia? According to the National Aphasia Association, Aphasia is an impairment of language, affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write. This occurs from injury to the area of the brain that controls speech … Read More

Lack of Movement Linked to Depression

Depression and Lack of Movement Could lack of movement be linked to depression? More scientific studies are concluding that prolonged sitting can lead to psychological distress decreasing your feelings of well-being. Mood disorders including depression can both stem from or be … Read More

Topics and Questions to Ask Elderly Loved Ones

Take a peek into the history of a loved one by asking questions about what life was like for them in their generation. From rumble seats to rotary phones, daily life for older adults was different in so many ways … Read More

Senior Celebrity Spotlight: Angela Lansbury

Actress/singer Angela Lansbury turned 91 this past October and is proving that you can still do what you love at any age. Although Angela has had many acting successes throughout her life, she’s undoubtedly most recognized for her outstanding role … Read More

7 Normal Changes of Aging

What are the normal changes of aging? This is a common question among older adults who begin to experience gradual changes either physically, mentally or emotionally. Each person shows signs of aging differently, primarily due to a combination of family genetics … Read More