Why a Nursing Home May Be a Good Idea Now

Written by Family Video Coupon on April 15, 2016. Posted in Independent senior housing, Senior care services, Senior housing

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Often times, we find ourselves at a place where an elderly person we are caring for needs more time and attention than we can give them. If you find yourself feeling stressed or even depressed because of the strain you are feeling from caring for your loved one, don’t feel guilty. If you need to find senior affordable housing like assisted living or local nursing homes, there are some great options out there that your loved one will very much enjoy. They don’t want to be a burden on you just as much as you don’t want the burden so don’t be afraid of hurting their feelings. If senior affordable housing is what will work better for everyone involved, then it’s best to start looking into it now.

Four Facts and Statistics that Prove the Advantages of Retirement Communities

Written by Family Video Coupon on May 1, 2014. Posted in Assisted living programs, Senior care services, What is a continuing care retirement community

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If you’re approaching retirement age, you are probably thinking about what comes next. Do you stay in the house you’ve lived in for decades — or is living in retirement in a senior living community the best choice for you?

Here are the top four most interesting facts and statistics about living in retirement communities that you might not have known:

1. Retirement living communities are good for your mental health: Research conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health has shown that seniors who have an active social life have a slower rate of memory decline and loss. One of the biggest benefits of living in a retirement home or community is the highly social atmosphere it fosters. The