Residents of many parts of the country have few, if any, options for nursing homes with good ratings if they want their loved ones close by.
Advice for Family Caregivers
Caregiving expert Sherri Snelling talks about how seniors and their families need to consider the long term in deciding where to live, and how.
It’s difficult for adult children to talk about finances with their aging parents, but it’s best to do it now—before an emergency happens.
Many times families are forced to make a decision about moving an elder loved one when there is a crisis. Here are five tips for that.
To make the transition to a senior living facility easier on your loved one, you have to work together as a family. But it isn’t effortless.
Mike Hirrlinger, CSHP, is division manager of the Senior Living Division at CENTURY 21 Mike Bowman Inc. He answered questions from our readers about finding a home for a parent.… (Read More)
If you inherited property from your parents and you sold it in 2014, your tax bill will vary according to how you acquired the property and when.
Falls are the No. 1 cause for emergency room visits among older people, and according to a new study, more seniors are falling more often.
Many seniors shy away from the prospect of moving to a senior housing community. After decades of independence, they believe they’ll have to give up their freedom if they move, choosing… (Read More)
Finding the right assisted-living facility isn’t easy. But even if you can’t quite find the perfect place, you can at least avoid the worst ones by looking out for key… (Read More)