Speaking To Your Parents About Senior Living

Tracy Martin Corporate Director of Sales and Marketing at Pomeroy Living We find that many adult children avoid having a conversation with their parents when the see a change in behavior and mood in their loved one. This article points out how to approach a conversation with your parents which is great. But I want…

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A Guide to Senior Living: Qualities to Look For

A senior living facility can be an excellent choice for elderly individuals. Around 1 million elderly Americans live in a senior living facility type set up, and this number is predicted to grow with time. However, making the transition from living independently to living in an assisted care setup is difficult for most senior citizens.…

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Retirement Communities: Your Complete Guide

Entertainment. Warmth. Kindness. Laughter. Friendship. Are these the first things that come to mind when you picture a retirement community? That’s how it should be. Communities designed for senior living are comfortable places where seniors can sit back and relax. Here, you can take a quick look at how options such as these can offer…

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Let’s Compare: Assisted vs. Independent Living

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“We get this question all the time from families and prospective residents. If you are from the industry and have never had to do a search for senior living before of course you don’t know the difference. I encourage you to read the article below for a better understanding so you know what options are out there for your loved one. And please don’t forget you are not alone, we are happy to help and come alongside you as you enter this journey. We are better together my grandma Eileen always said and that’s the truth.”

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Ultimate Checklist for Choosing an Assisted Living Community

Finding an ideal assisted living community for your senior loved one can be an overwhelming task, given the wide variety of facilities available. And while the suitability of a community varies from one individual to the other, there are certain must-haves in a senior living residence. Here’s our assisted living residence checklist.   1. Qualified…

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Assisted Living vs. Skilled Nursing

Assisted Living vs. Skilled Nursing

Around 70% of adults over 65 are in need of some form of long-term care. They require monitoring and treatment, custodial or extensive care. That’s where a nursing home can prove useful. Those who are worried about a loved one often find themselves wondering what’s the best type of care when admitting a senior to…

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The Various Types of Senior Living Options, Explained

Senior Living Options, Explained

Due to the technological advances in the healthcare industry, life expectancy has gone up at a drastic pace—seniors over the age of 85 account for 2% of the nation’s population. In Michigan, the senior adult population was recorded at 2.6 million back in 2010. That’s roughly 26% of the population in the state. Given the…

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