How to Tell If a Beloved Senior Needs Assisted Living
It can be tough for anyone to decide on moving a beloved senior into assisted living. Nobody wants to do that, if only it was possible. But when they start to have trouble bathing, grocery shopping or doing other day-to-day activities, assisted living can be a great option. And if these things have entered your thoughts lately, then it actually may be time to move.
Here are some of the most obvious signs that your aging loved one will benefit from assisted living care:
Has your loved one retreated from the rest of the world? Seniors who spend a lot of time alone often slip into depression. They should be given the chance to socialize because it helps them maintain a positive sense of well-being. Assisted living communities provide such opportunities. In most facilities, seniors engage in social activities …