Today’s senior living environments are focused on allowing Seniors to remain as independent as possible, for as long as possible. Most of the senior living options available today offer senior lifestyles that provide almost complete autonomy while offering the security of having senior care services close at hand when needed. Researching alternative senior living options is a complex process and can sometimes raise concerns over loss of a Senior’s independence. But those concerns are allayed with the advent of new trends toward independent senior lifestyles.
The options for Seniors who are researching senior living environments have greatly expanded and increased these past years. Gone are the assisted living facilities or long term care nursing homes that conjured up scenes of confinement. These have given way to welcomed new concepts like senior apartments, 55 communities and other types of active senior communities. Today’s senior living environments are residences where Senior people meet with others for daily activities as well as live an independent life, and where re-envisioned assisted living facilities offer many diverse and individualized choices, including tailored options such as Alzheimer’s or memory care services.
Even with such diverse choices, some Seniors may prefer the “home instead” environment. With the availability of good in home senior care services it is now possible for Seniors to choose remaining right at home. Home health care agencies can provide in-home nursing care, home care assistance, or home health aides as needs arise. Since family members may also be assisting with home care, senior day care or respite care services are available to provide them a much needed rest.
While some Seniors may prefer to receive “home instead” senior care, others will prefer retirement communities and options that focus on independent living. However, there will also be Seniors that need more protective environments with senior care services close at hand. No matter what the preference is, OURSENIORS.NET can help you sort through the process of choosing the best option for your or your loved one.
OURSENIORS.NET can also help sort through the difficulties faced by “home instead” Seniors and their loved ones when remaining at home no longer seems the best option. Health issues may dictate a Senior needs more than home care can provide. This is a time for questioning: “How do we find and investigate assisted living facilities and nursing homes near me?” “Are they properly licensed, and what services do they provide?” These are questions OURSENIORS.NET can help with. Please call on us for unbiased and trustworthy advice when these important decisions must be made. OURSENIORS.NET will always endeavor to put the best interests of the resident or patient first!
Senior care providers and senior living environments offer many different options and varying levels of service, but all share these basic qualities:
- They treat Seniors with dignity and respect.
- They focus on helping Seniors to remain as active, independent and engaged as possible.
In addition, quality assisted living facilities and senior care facilities will always meet some basic requirements and standards. These basics include functions like 24 hour security and monitoring, help with daily activities like dressing, bathing or toileting if needed, basic nursing care and medicine dosing if needed. There should be good access to local transportation as well as opportunities for recreation and social interaction.
OURSENIORS.NET exists to make the process of transitioning to a senior lifestyle as easy, safe and rewarding as possible. We can help you to find and choose the local option that is best for you. You can rely on our expertise to help, no matter what option you are considering.
We can offer guidance about these senior living environments:
- Nursing homes, adult family homes, Alzheimer’s/memory care facilities.
- Assisted living facilities.
- Veterans’ homes.
- Continuing care retirement communities.
- Retirement communities.
- 55 Communities.
- Senior apartments and condominiums.
We can also provide answers to questions such as:
- What are the senior living facilities near me?
- How do I find services such as home care assistance, respite care and senior helpers?
Seniors who are researching senior living options may also require information on matters related to senior lifestyle matters. OURSENIORS.NET can assist here as well. We provide connections to vetted professional service providers who focus on Senior issues. Whether you need legal or financial advice or are looking for a senior real estate specialist we can help. When you have unanswered questions we encourage you to call on us for guidance.
OURSENIORS.NET is a comprehensive resource directory with listings for senior living options and service providers. We exist to help Seniors make the transition to a safe and rewarding senior lifestyle. To keep Seniors and their loved ones ‘in the loop’ on issues important to Seniors we offer a free publication, the OURSENIORS.NET Magazine. Click here to read the latest issue or to download a copy of this senior living magazine.
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