Every week I meet seniors and their families who are struggling to make a plan in the middle of a crisis. Most of these situations could have been avoided, or at least minimized, by conversations about goals and plans for the future. It's a hard conversation for most families, but necessary. Talking about aging and…Read more
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Often seniors and their families will wait for a crisis to arrive before learning more about assisted living facilities. The facilities are prepared for this reality and are able to accommodate new residents fairly quickly, however, the same paperwork and agreements apply even if the senior and their family hasn't had time to fully absorb…Read more
Hurricane season is a stressful time for all Floridians. Already this season we have seen significant wind and rain whipping through Brevard County, flooding roads and damaging property. For seniors living in their own home, there is a short-term option available when the weatherman starts talking about storm systems heading our way - respite care…Read more
"What are Levels of Care?" and "Why are every facility's levels different?" Great questions and a big consideration when choosing the right assisted living facility for your loved one. Everyone who moves into an assisted living facility needs assistance of some type. It can be as simple as needing assistance with nutritional meals, assistance with…Read more
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