Month: May 2020

Beyond Bingo: The 50 Best Activities for Seniors in Assisted Living

People have the same basic needs at any age: to explore, have fun, learn, and live life to the fullest. Senior living activities do much more than just pass the time. They help seniors lead healthier, happier lives.

Assisted living facilities…

GPS Tracking for Seniors: Best Bracelets and Devices

Older adults with cognitive conditions sometimes feel lost or disoriented and leave their room or home in search of something familiar. This is called wandering — a common but potentially dangerous symptom of memory conditions in…

23 Activities for Seniors Who Are Social Distancing

Activity directors at senior living communities are known for thinking of fun outings, games, and exercise programs for aging loved ones. With communal activities off the table, they’ve had to get creative and find new methods to keep…

Veteran’s Benefits: Does the VA Pay for Senior Care?

Are you or your loved one a U.S. military veteran or military veteran’s spouse? Veterans or their surviving spouses in need of senior care may qualify for extra financial help on top of their basic pension. Here are the highlights of the…

Senior Rehabilitation Centers: Better Care Options After a Hospital Stay

Did you know that families have options when choosing where to complete rehab after being discharged from the hospital? From skilled nursing homes that offer 24-hour care, to rehab services that can be carried out at home or at an assisted…