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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.

Challenges Facing Family Caregivers and How Respite Care Can Help

For many, family caregiving can be a rewarding experience, but it’s not uncommon for the caregiver to face challenges that leave them feeling overwhelmed, anxious and exhausted by their 24/7 duties. Common caregiver challenges include: Time Management: Caregivers typically have less time for themselves and other family members. They will often sacrifice the things they […]

Providing In-Home Care for Jacksonville Seniors

Becoming the caregiver for your loved one or deciding to hire a professional caregiver is a difficult choice and possibly a life changing decision. It’s important to consider all the options when you come to the realization that your loved one can no longer care for themselves safely, or when their healthcare needs become more […]

Enjoying the Holidays with Loved Ones in Senior Care

Everyone enjoys being included in holiday activities. It’s all about spending special times together, feeling included, and enjoying the good company of family and friends. It’s important to encourage older adults to join in the holiday activities whenever possible, but be careful not to overdo it.  Always pace activities and modify them to align with […]

Assisted Living Socialization Improves Senior Health

Loneliness can increase health risks for seniors: Many seniors living at home are dealing with loneliness because they may not be getting the regular amount of socialization, stimulation and communication they need. This feeling of isolation can seriously impact the physical and mental health of our much-loved seniors. For many aging adults, the key to […]

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. […]

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