Tips to Selling: Try Listing Your Home in Fall or Winter

When is the best time to sell your home? Most people assume that they must wait until spring or summer in order to put their home on the market. While the summer months may bring slightly higher prices, it is also the time when the market is most flooded with other listings. So, while your… Read More »

Understanding the Value of Safety and Security

Once the decision to sell a home and transition to a retirement community has been made, the real questions begin. As you start researching available options for your loved ones, you will quickly learn that there are many important factors at play that need to be researched – and one of the most important involves… Read More »

The Car Key Conundrum: What is the Right Way to Take Them Away?

Age alone is never reason enough to take away a person’s freedom to drive. As people get older, though, they develop a greater risk for mental and physical illnesses that could have a negative effect on their ability to operate a vehicle. If you know a loved one whose driving performance has declined, it may… Read More »

Viewing Dementia from the Family Caregiver and Patient’s Viewpoints

Differing Perspectives on Dementia A loved one looking at dementia and its symptoms from the outside has a much different perspective on the disease than a person who is living with it. As a person progresses through various types and stages of dementia, they begin to view the world differently than they once did. Understanding… Read More »

Addressing the Myths of Memory Care

If you are researching memory care options, it is important to be able to separate the fact from the fiction. There are many misconceptions floating around regarding memory care, but with a little bit of sound education, you’ll be able to confidently work your way through the information minefield and find the best option for… Read More »

Moving a Loved One with Dementia

Are you are taking care of a loved one with dementia? Perhaps you have reached a point where you believe that a move to a memory care community is the best choice for the health and happiness of both you and your loved one. This topic can seem difficult and intimidating, especially if there is… Read More »