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Veteran Aid and Attendance: What You Need to Know

Veteran Aid and Attendance: What You Need to Know

Did you know that people turning 65 today have a 70 percent chance of needing some form of nursing care? Approximately 20 percent of those will need it for five years or longer. There are some very good reasons for this trend, including extended life expectancy and...

7 Signs a Loved One Needs Memory Care

7 Signs a Loved One Needs Memory Care

According to the CDC, 5.8 million people in the United States have Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of dementia. As a loved one ages, the signs and effects of dementia can become more obvious. Many families will care for loved ones in the home, but it can...

7 Fantastic Benefits of Personal Care Centers for Seniors

7 Fantastic Benefits of Personal Care Centers for Seniors

facilitya Do your aging parents forget to take their medicines and have unexplained bruising? If so, they need help. Let's be honest: when we leave for work and our kids leave for school, our seniors cannot get the kind of help they need. With their strength and...

6 Tips for Finding Dementia Care in Kentucky

6 Tips for Finding Dementia Care in Kentucky

When your loved one begins to show signs of dementia, you know just how important it is to provide them with around-the-clock care. Those suffering from dementia can struggle with remembering to eat, taking medications, maintaining good hygiene, and more. You want...

6 Tips for Choosing a Somerset Retirement Community

6 Tips for Choosing a Somerset Retirement Community

Whether you're looking for yourself or a relative, choosing a Somerset retirement community is a serious business! This is going to be your home, so it's important to choose a place where you'll feel safe and secure. What other factors should you consider when...

Is an Assisted Living Community in Somerset KY Worth It?

Is an Assisted Living Community in Somerset KY Worth It?

Assisted living offers many advantages. It can help seniors to retain their independence and provides extra support when needed. It can also relieve much of the burden of running your own home. Naturally, everyone considering this option has to think about the costs...

Is a Retirement Community Worth It? (The Answer Is Yes)

Is a Retirement Community Worth It? (The Answer Is Yes)

The 65-year and older population grew by nearly a third in the past decade. As people age, it's time to start thinking about retirement and how to spend those days. Are you thinking about a retirement community for either yourself or a family member?  Wondering if the...

Senior Living in Kentucky: What to Look For

Senior Living in Kentucky: What to Look For

Did you know that Americans over the age of 60 spend over half of their daily measured time alone? This comes out to about seven hours of alone time each day. Among the sample, those who lived alone averaged an even higher ten hours of alone time per day. It can be...

12 Questions to Ask About Somerset Dementia and Memory Care

12 Questions to Ask About Somerset Dementia and Memory Care

Did you know that in the United States, there are at least 5 million people currently living with age-related dementias? If you have been caring for a person with dementia or memory troubles, it can get overwhelming. You might not be able to meet all their needs at...

The Search for Senior Living: The Starting Line

The Search for Senior Living: The Starting Line

Choosing a senior living community can be an overwhelming process. Whether you are looking for yourself or a loved one or whether you are planning for the immediate or distant future, these five steps will get you started on the right track.   1. Determine the...

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