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We help connect seniors to senior services such as assisted living, dementia care, home care, independent living, rehabilitation centers, retirement living and senior living in and around Jacksonville including: Orange Park, Ponte Vedra, and St. Augustine.

Making a Smooth Transition to Assisted Living

Downsize Once you’ve selected an assisted living community, don’t delay the process of downsizing the current home. Downsizing can be a difficult and emotional time, especially if your loved one has collected a lifetime of memories and cherished possessions in their home. Include your loved one in the decision about what to move, but keep […]

Housing Options for Jacksonville Seniors

You may feel overwhelmed if it’s time to consider new living options for your senior loved one. Here is some information on available senior care options ranging from aging in place with-in their home to full-time care in a nursing home.    To make your selection easier and to assure that your loved one will […]

Talking About A Move To Senior Living

Many family caregivers fear talking with their senior loved one about future plans for senior care and senior living. However, having a conversation that addresses your loved ones needs and desires before a crisis arises is a proactive way to ensure the long-term safety and well-being of your loved one. Consider the following tips when […]

Common Questions About Financing Senior Living

If you are like most families, you have lots of questions about paying for assisted living. We thought it would be helpful to answer a few of the questions we hear most often.   How can I pay for assisted living? Bridge Loans – If your family has decided to sell your senior loved one’s […]

In-Home Threats for those Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia

People with Alzheimer’s and other forms of Dementia experience a gradual yet steady decline in cognitive ability, social awareness, overall memory, safety and understanding of everyday concepts. Unfortunately, individuals with Alzheimer’s and Dementia are at a much higher risk of falling victim to certain dangers around the home. Listed below are some of these threats, […]

Assisted Living and Memory Care for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Individuals with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia will find it increasingly hard to function and live independently as time passes, and their memory continues to fail.  As each new day continues to being additional challenges and conditions continue to deteriorate, it’s likely that your loved one will require round the clock professional memory care. […]

Is it Normal Aging or a Sign of Dementia?

As we age, it’s normal to have an occasional senior moment, such as temporality forgetting the name of a person you’ve recently met, where you put your keys, or the title of the movie you saw last week. Unfortunately, Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia is more than occasional memory loss. It’s a disease that […]

Respite Care Provides a Needed Break for Caregivers

Caregiving for a loved one is an important job, but as a caregiver it’s important that you don’t overlook your own health and wellbeing. Caregiver burnout and stress will not just affect your health, but it will result in a decline in your ability to properly care for your loved one. Respite care allows caregivers […]

Clues That Your Senior Loved One Needs More Help

All too often seniors that need additional help with different aspects of their daily lives are reluctant to ask for additional assistance.  It’s important for family members and caregivers to be aware of the warning signs that may indicate it’s time to consider a move to an assisted living, nursing home, and senior care facility. Important […]

Simplifying the Daily Routine for those with Dementia

Simple daily activities for a loved one suffering with dementia can become far more confusing or complicated than ever before. Sometimes activities as simple as getting dressed or planning to leave the house can seem almost insurmountable, causing unneeded stress and turmoil for all. Try these simple suggestions to see if they help. Simplify Instructions and […]

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