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June 28, 2019    The Arbors

In Sickness & In Health

Your parents promised to be with each other in sickness and in health. Now your mom has Alzheimer’s disease and needs memory care, but your dad, who is still playing golf every Wednesday, doesn’t....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources, Memory Care Resources

June 28, 2019    The Arbors

Think Assisted Living Will Be Boring? Think Again

Change is difficult for anyone, but it’s especially difficult for seniors who’ve lived in the same home for many years. If your parent hasn’t ever visited an assisted living community, they may be....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

June 21, 2019    The Arbors

When You Say 'Assisted Living', Your Parent Might Hear 'Nursing Home'

Your parents’ generation likely remembers the cold, institutional-looking nursing homes of the 1960s and ’70s, so when it comes to what assisted living is — and isn’t — misperceptions abound.

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

June 21, 2019    The Arbors

Why a Move to Assisted Living Means More Friends, Not Less

Living at home can be isolating. It can be difficult for seniors to maintain their social relationships when they are no longer working. Your parent might fear that transitioning to an assisted....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources