Assisted Living vs. Nursing Home: What’s the Difference?

Posted in Uncategorized on October 22, 2015
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So you’ve decided your loved one needs long-term care beyond what you can offer at home. That’s a difficult enough decision to make, but now you have to figure out which option is the best one for their needs. That just opens up a whole new bag of worms. Two of the main options you Read More »

Senior Driving: Signs Your Parent Should No Longer Take the Wheel

Posted in Uncategorized on October 19, 2015
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Senior Driving: 4 Signs you should consider Taking the Keys Away; VeteranAid.org

  Watching a parent age is hard. It’s like the reverse of how they watched you grow up as a kid – instead of exciting milestones like first steps or words, you have difficult ones like the day you realize it’s time to take the keys away. Telling the parent you love – the one Read More »

7 Steps for Moving into Assisted Living

Posted in Uncategorized on October 12, 2015
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7 Steps for Moving into Assisted Living; www.VeteranAid.org

Moving is never fun. Veterans and their families may be more used to it than most, but that doesn’t meant the move to an assisted living facility will be easy.  When the time comes to make that move, you want to do everything you can to make the transition as easy and successful as possible. Read More »

Signs Your Loved One May Have Alzheimer’s

Posted in Uncategorized on October 5, 2015
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10 Signs your Loved One May have Alzheimer's; www.VeteranAid.org)

Alzheimer’s is one of the biggest difficulties affecting our seniors today. An estimated 44 million seniors currently have Alzheimer’s, although most cases aren’t yet diagnosed. Recent studies suggest that veterans who experience traumatic brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder are at an even higher risk than the rest of the population of contracting Alzheimer’s It Read More »

Nursing Home Care: A VA Benefit Many Veterans are Unaware Of

Posted in Uncategorized on January 15, 2015
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Written By: Claire Simmons The members of the Armed Forces depend on the benefits provided by the Veterans Administration. There's one important benefit, however, which is often overlooked. This is the Aid and Attendance and Housebound Improved Pension benefit. Also known as the A&A, this benefit can be used to help pay for: Nursing home Read More »

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