August 16, 2019    The Arbors

4 Common Reasons an Assisted Living Move Doesn't Happen Smoothly

Moving can be stressful no matter your age. From deciding what to take and what to leave to packing and physically moving, this change is significant every time it happens in life. For seniors,....

Topics: Assisted Living

August 9, 2019    The Arbors

5 Common Reasons Parents Avoid the Assisted Living Conversation

“Don’t you dare think about putting me in an old-folks home!”

Sound familiar? For many families, what once was a joke at family gatherings when mom forgot to put the gravy on the table at....

Topics: Assisted Living, Family Resources

August 2, 2019    The Arbors

All-Inclusive vs. A la Carte: Which Pricing Structure is Best for Assisted Living

Understanding the pricing structure of an assisted living community can be a bit confusing in the beginning. Some communities charge rent and also for each individual service — known as the à la....

Topics: Assisted Living

July 26, 2019    The Arbors

How These Three Families Found Assisted Living to Be Different Than What They Expected

If you haven’t been to an assisted living community before, it’s hard to know what to expect: Are residents told where to be and when? Are the staff just a bunch of Nurse Ratcheds? The mind can....

Topics: Assisted Living, Resident Feature Stories