May 11, 2018 2:00:00 PM    The Arbors

Making Mother's Day Memorable

There are many ways to celebrate your “mom” on Mother’s Day to make her feel extra special. But, what if she lives in an assisted living community? No problem. Whether you have a spa day or plan a....

Topics: assisted living, Senior Health, Caregiving

May 4, 2018    The Arbors

Marriage and Caregiving: Caring for a Spouse

When you married your spouse, you took a vow to be there for each other “for better or worse.”

Over the years you’ve learned how to adapt to any number of changes – raising children, an empty....

Topics: Future Planning, Caregiving

April 20, 2018    The Arbors

Role Reversal: How to Navigate Becoming a Family Caregiver for an Aging Parent

When a parent becomes dependent on you to assist them with everyday tasks such as bathing, dressing, meal preparation, or running errands — life can change drastically for both you and your parent.

Topics: Caregiving, Future Planning

April 6, 2018    The Arbors

3 Challenging Conversations to Have with an Aging Parent

Have you noticed that things are piling up around the home? Is your mother losing weight? Or your father forgetting to take his medications? Your parents will start to need more help as they age,....

Topics: assisted living, Future Planning, Caregiving, Senior Health