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Senior Living and Fur Friend Visit
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December 14, 2018

Current Trends that Benefit Senior Living Communities

One of the biggest misconceptions about senior living is that it is a place where the spice of life eventually fades out. Fortunately, senior living communities nationwide are promoting several trends and activities that benefit the emotional, mental, and physical well being of senior community members. If you have a…
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assessing assisted living needs
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October 26, 2018

5 Research Tips That Assess Your Assisted Living Needs

Moving yourself or a loved one into assisted living is a huge decision. This is a life-change that requires some serious planning and research in order to ensure that the needs of you and your loved one are met. Rushing into a retirement home situation is a gamble and could…
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7 signs of early onset alzheimers disease
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October 15, 2018

7 Missed Signs of Early Onset Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the leading ailments that the elderly live with in America. Many people who currently suffer from the disease have improved their lives with the help of Memory Care communities. Before making the decision to move into Assisted Living, it is important to know the signs…
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debunking myths about senior living
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September 28, 2018

Debunking 4 Myths About Senior Living

The road to senior and independent living is paved with several myths and misconceptions that can truly hamper a family's efforts to improve the life of a loved one. When a person requires care during their Golden Years, a retirement community that will meet their needs is important. Don’t fall…
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reduce alzheimers risk with the mind diet
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August 31, 2018

Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk With The MIND Diet

Residents in Memory Care communities like Crystal Creek, often consider standard medical treatments like therapy as ways to help lighten the load of disorders like Alzheimer’s and dementia. One area of care for these issues that most people don’t consider is the diet. By utilizing the MIND Diet and paying…
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stages of dementia
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March 29, 2018

Exploring the Stages of Dementia

Many people every year suffer from dementia. According to the National Institute on Aging, dementia is the loss of thinking, remembering, and reasoning in cognitive function. This can result in behavioral problems that disrupt a person and their loved one’s life. Many people struggle to care for a loved one…
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independent living vs assisted living
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February 27, 2018

Finding the Right Senior Living Community for Your Loved One

Senior living communities come in many different shapes and forms. Each type has a purpose and meets the specific needs of its residents. So how do you know which type of senior living community is right for your loved one? Would they feel comfortable in independent living or should they…
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Alzheimer's care
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February 21, 2018

The Do’s and Don’ts of Alzheimer’s Care

Living with a family member or loved one that is suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s is not an easy feat, especially if you are the one doing most of the caretaking. Even if your loved one is living at a Memory Care community, their changing needs and concerns can bring…
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Maximizing Assisted Living Visit
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January 29, 2018

How To Maximize Your Next Assisted Living Visit

Assisted living communities are a place where your loved ones can take their time to enjoy life. This means they will have time to socialize, eat their favorite meals, and visit with their family members; all while taking in their Golden Years with ease. They are the perfect setting for…
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holiday traditions for senior living community
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December 20, 2017

Adjusting Holiday Traditions for Senior Living Community Members

If you have a family member or close friend that is living their golden years in a senior assisted living community, then you already know that the assisted living lifestyle is one that requires adjustment and change from the holiday traditions they grew up with. One of the main things…
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