Is Memory Care the Same as Skilled Nursing?

Is Memory Care the Same as Skilled Nursing?

Understanding the terms used for senior care is the first step to deciding the best choice for your loved one. In this article, we define two common care options you may have heard about: memory care and skilled nursing. To begin explaining the difference between...
When Does My Aging Parent Need Assisted Living?

When Does My Aging Parent Need Assisted Living?

It can be challenging for adult children to recognize the signs that their aging parents could benefit from assisted living. It helps to understand the unique support this level of senior living provides. Friendly caregivers will help residents with activities of...
Activities for Seniors to Celebrate Veterans Day

Activities for Seniors to Celebrate Veterans Day

Veterans Day was first known as Armistice Day. It commemorated the World War I armistice between the allies and Germany that went into effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. Later, the name was changed to Veterans Day, and in the United...
What Adult Children Should Know About CCRCs

What Adult Children Should Know About CCRCs

Understanding the Ins and Outs of Continuing Care Retirement Communities Let’s start with a few questions — What is a CCRC? How do CCRCs differ from other senior living options? What do I need to know if I’m considering CCRC senior living for my loved one? In the most...
Attractions for Seniors in Morganton, NC

Attractions for Seniors in Morganton, NC

Welcome to Nature’s Playground From the serenity of the Blue Ridge Mountains to the close-knit charm of downtown, folks around here know the key to the good life is a great location. In fact, with so many things to do in Morganton, Grace Ridge residents seem to always...

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