Tips for Long-Distance Care-Giving

Tips for Long-Distance Care-giving If your parent(s) or grandparent(s) live far away from you, it might be hard as you get older to feel you are truly there for them in the way they need you. Here are a few tips and thoughts and being a long-distance caregiver. Define your role. If you have siblings, [...]

By |2017-01-07T17:34:13-05:00July 26th, 2016|Senior Living|0 Comments

Tips for Downsizing Belongings

When seniors and their loved ones decide it’s time for an assisted living or other form of senior living community, this often means it’s time for the senior to get rid of a few things. It will most likely be difficult and unnecessary to move everything into a senior living community. Here are a few [...]

By |2017-01-07T17:34:14-05:00July 25th, 2016|Assisted Living|0 Comments

Tips for Assisted Living Furniture

There are a lot of items to think about packing when you’re moving to a new place. When you’re moving to an assisted living community, it might be hard to know which items to bring and which to bring behind. Here are some thoughts on the furniture you should be bringing with you. Make sure [...]

By |2017-01-07T17:34:14-05:00July 24th, 2016|Assisted Living|0 Comments

Some Enjoyable Details About Assisted Living

Although it can be difficult to transition into an assisted living community, there can be quite a few reasons why an assisted living community or another form of a senior living community would be appealing. For starters, an assisted living community provides for a more carefree lifestyle. With certain services and amenities being offered within [...]

By |2017-01-07T17:34:14-05:00July 21st, 2016|Assisted Living|0 Comments

Keep, Sell, Donate, or Toss

Keep, Sell, Donate, or Toss? When moving into a senior living community, you’ll probably want to downsize as far as your belongings go. There will probably be a lot that you own but don’t want to take with you. Here are a few suggestions so you can figure out what to keep, sell, donate, or [...]

By |2017-01-07T17:34:14-05:00July 15th, 2016|Senior Living|0 Comments

Helping a Loved One with Finances

If you have a parent or loved one who is a senior and are concerned about that person’s finances, you might be right in being worried about this issue. There are various statistics on how many seniors need help with their finances, and these numbers can range anywhere from five to 29 percent. It’s hard [...]

By |2017-01-07T17:34:14-05:00July 14th, 2016|Senior Living|0 Comments