Navigating and Understanding the Maze of Senior Care Options

The various types of senior care options available can be overwhelming. This can cause seniors and their families to avoid exploring long-term care options until they are in the midst … Continue reading “Navigating and Understanding the Maze of Senior Care Options”

Navigating the Maze of Senior Care Options

In working with older adults and their families, our care advisors often find there is much confusion about the different types of senior care that are available. Some people mistakenly … Continue reading “Navigating the Maze of Senior Care Options”

What’s Next After a Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s?

The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s can leave a senior and their family reeling. While it isn’t usually unexpected, having official confirmation is nonetheless difficult. After you take time to process the … Continue reading “What’s Next After a Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s?”

Nursing Homes Try to Calm Dementia Patients Without Powerful Drugs

Diane Schoenfeld comes every Friday to the Chaparral House nursing home in Berkeley, Calif. to spend time with her aunt, Lillie Manger. “Hi Aunt Lill!” she says, squatting down next … Continue reading “Nursing Homes Try to Calm Dementia Patients Without Powerful Drugs”

Introduction to Senior Living Communities

As we age, we have different requirements for our housing situations. The search for a senior living solution can be complicated, and whether you’re looking for yourself or for a … Continue reading “Introduction to Senior Living Communities”