5 Rules for New Dementia Caregivers

A diagnosis of dementia is life-changing, both for the individual diagnosed and their caregiver. For many caregivers, this may be the first experience they’ve had with caregiving or even seeing what dementia is like up close and personal. It can be a daunting task, and it’s natural to feel overwhelmed and unsure of where to…

October 8, 2019
September 13 -19 is National Assisted Living Week!

With the percentage of the U.S. population over age 65 steadily increasing, specialized residences and health care must be available for the growing and varied needs of seniors. Residences offering appropriate levels of care based on an individual’s need are often the solution. Here are various senior living options: Assisted Living is for seniors who…

September 12, 2015
What is “Skilled Nursing” and Why Would I Need It?

By Carla Adamic, The Reutlinger Community                 As we age our needs as individuals change. We want to maintain our independence, but we also have to take care of ourselves. When it comes time to choose a senior living community, we often have a large array of options…

March 11, 2016
5 Reasons to Celebrate Dad

Fathers play an important role in every child’s life. As we grow older it might become harder to remember all the big and little things that our fathers did for us. This Father’s Day, we’d like to think of just a few reasons we’re happy to have our fathers in our lives. 1. They Teach…

June 17, 2016
Preserving Their Dignity: Humor in Caregiving (Part 1 of 4)

Dignity. It’s a big word that can hold a lot of different meanings. We say someone is “dignified” when they carry themselves well, are poised and command a presence – that they are worthy of respect or honor. The concept and discussion of dignity has been, through the millennia, a matter of philosophy, religion, human rights,…

March 29, 2019
How An Assisted Living Community Benefits People with Alzheimer’s and other forms of Dementia

Memory loss can be a challenging and unforgiving process. Some people will want to stay in their home for as long as possible. And while we understand that may be a strong temptation, there are good reasons to move to an Assisted Living Community with professional memory care options sooner rather than later. Here are…

June 17, 2016

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