Long-Term Care

News stories, information and advice for those who are considering or have a family member living in long-term care.

We all have relatives that are aging. We are aging ourselves! How does our society usually respond to…

How To Evaluate Residences - Part 1

by STEPHANIE ERICKSON

Do you have concerns about yourself or an aging family member and his or her safety at home? Do you…

If we want to prevent aging in isolation, we MUST take steps now to encourage open family communication.…

“My mom is getting older.” “My dad is losing his memory.” “My grandmother is no longer able…

All of us make promises to those we love and some of our promises can span the course of a lifetime.…

A case for the care home

by MARIE MARLEY

Placing a loved one in a nursing facility is a highly controversial issue. Many people would rather…