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Dr. K: Moving to assisted living doesn't have to be traumatic

Transitioning a loved one into an assisted living facility can be scary, Dr. K explains why it doesn't have to be.

Parkinson's disease is being under-recognized in assisted living facilities

A study of Parkinson's in assisted living facilities  Here is an astonishing study that speaks of how the problem that Parkinson's disease is  being...
Author: steve

At least 70% of people over age 65 will need long-term care services and support at some point in their lifetime.

Assisted Living Study This study provided by Genworth came across our desk recently,  it focuses on how  assisted living is the most cost effective...
Author: steve


AMAZING NETWORKING EVENT THURSDAY NOVEMBER 12, 2015 FROM 4:00-6:30 PM Join us for a fun networking reception and a "BARN RAISER," to support  Full...
Author: Jay Jaser

An intimate look at one woman’s life home alone at 98 years old

We all have visions of what it will be like long after retirement, for some it is filled with family and  friends but unfortunately, for some it is...
Author: steve

Assisted-living project proposed next to nursing home in Fairfield, CT

FAIRFIELD – Benchmark Senior Living, which has facilities in Trumbull, Shelton, Milford, Ridgefield and Stamford, wants to open an 88-unit assisted-...
Author: steve

A good idea? CEO to stay at his own Senior Living facility….for a week

Here's an interesting concept.... Do you agree? Would this help management better understand the needs of its senior residents?  Micheal Eidsaune,...
Author: steve

Senior Help Desk’s Business Highlight of the Week: Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

Each week we are Senior Help Desk would like highlight a business in our resource directory. This week is Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock in...
Author: ante

What to Look for When Choosing Adult Care

Assisted living facilities, with their wide range of services, provide a senior housing solution for adults who can live independently, but also...
Author: ante

Does My Loved One Need Assistance?

After all, the golden years should be enjoyable-and assisted living has more options than ever before.A relatively new concept 25 years ago, today...
Author: ante