Keeping My Mom Safe, Happy, and Healthy
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Keeping My Mom Safe, Happy, and Healthy

When we found out that my mom was experiencing signs of dementia, we didn't take the news lightly. We were concerned about her well-being, and I knew that she couldn't keep living on her own. To keep her safe, I decided to enroll her in a nursing home that specialized in mental health care. She was concerned about the change at first, but as soon as she moved in, she only had positive things to say about her new digs. She loved the ability to get in touch with doctors the same day, and she was even able to make a few friends along the way. This blog is all about keeping your parents safe, happy and healthy.

Keeping My Mom Safe, Happy, and Healthy

  • 5 Benefits Of Personal Care Services

    8 October 2020

    If your elderly loved one is having trouble keeping up with certain tasks at home, you should think about hiring a personal care assistant. This professional can come to your parent's home every day and help him or her with various duties. Here are some benefits of hiring a personal care assistant for your family member. Provide Transportation Many elderly people can't drive anymore due to vision or mobility problems. If your senior family member can no longer drive, he or she may feel trapped inside the home.

  • 3 Clues That Can Indicate A Need For Assisted Living Arrangements

    28 August 2020

    If you have a loved one that is getting up there in years, you might have found yourself wondering when it will be time to possibly consider helping them move into an assisted living facility instead of just using the occasional home care services. You might also wonder whether you are going to know what the signs are. To help you with this, you will want to check out the following clues.

  • Does Your Elderly Parent Have Specific Needs to Consider?

    22 May 2020

    If you can no longer physically or personally care for your elderly parent at home, you may reach out to an assisted living facility or nursing home for guidance or assistance. Before you move your loved one in a facility, you must consider a number of things first, including your parent's physical and psychological needs. Here are some things you should discuss with an assisted living facility or a nursing home about your loved one right away.

  • 5 Benefits Of A Retirement Community

    22 October 2019

    If you have an aging loved one who is starting to feel like regular homeownership is no longer for them, it may be time to explore other housing situations. Moving to a retirement community is an excellent option for many seniors who want to experience a different way of life. There are top-rated retirement communities all over the world. Here are some of the benefits of a retirement community:  Less Worry About Maintenence and Home Care

  • Helping Mom Choose And Get Settled In An Assisted Living Facility

    3 September 2019

    If you have a mom who likes to be independent but is no longer able to manage living at home alone, it's time to talk to her about an assisted living facility. While she may be resistant to the idea at first, it can help to encourage your mom regarding the benefits of living in such a setting. From a full activity schedule to meal preparation and emergency help, your mom will have more opportunities to socialize with others while living in an assisted living facility.