Fun And Healthy Activities For Adults In Nursing Homes And Assisted Living Facilities

When considering a nursing home or assisted living facility for an aging parent or relative, it is important to tour the prospective facility and speak to the staff, residents, and relatives and friends of the residents to see if your relative will fit in and feel comfortable there. It is a good idea to visit a facility a few times, on different days and at different times of the day to get a feel for the atmosphere and ambiance. [Read More]

Reasons To Move To A Retirement Home

As an independent person, you never considered moving into a retirement home once you got older. You expected to live in the home you have owned for 30 or 40 years. However, the prospect of moving into a 55+ community sounds appealing as you age. If you're still on the fence, learn about different kinds of senior housing and why you should choose a retirement home.  Types of Senior Housing [Read More]

4 Reasons To Choose Adult Daycare Centers

When it comes to ensuring the loved one in your life has the proper amount of care, you will want to be diligent in your search. It's important to the well-being of the elderly person you know to be well taken care of and provided for at all times. One facility that may be able to meet, and even exceed, your expectations are adult daycare centers. These are becoming increasingly popular in many areas and knowing some of the most common reasons you should select one is sure to be the motivation you need to do so. [Read More]

Why You Should Invest In A Platform Swing For Special Needs Rehab And Therapy

When you are in charge of rehabilitation and therapy at an assisted living facility or nursing home, there are a few reasons you should invest in a platform swing for special needs patients. Special needs individuals of all ages can benefit both emotionally and physically from the stimulation of a platform swing. So if you weren't aware of swings or hadn't considered how your patients could benefit from using one, you need to know what a platform swing can do for your facility. [Read More]