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The Cost of Aging in Place: Peace of Mind

The Cost of Aging in Place: Peace of Mind

Most older adults want to age in place but that often challenges the peace of mind of the adult children.

I want to stay in my home.

I want to stay in my home.

Knowing the risks and benefits can help every adult find the right solution for themselves.

What’s Right For Mom? Assited Living vs Assisted Memory Care Communities

What’s Right For Mom? Assited Living vs Assisted Memory Care Communities

I’m excited, overwhelmed and hopeful that we will be able to move my mom who has dementia from her Assisted Living community to a community dedicated to Memory Care. My mom is in a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). My parents bought in back in 1998 and had an apartment in Independent Living until two […]

The Choice Between In Home Care vs Out of Home Care

The Choice Between In Home Care vs Out of Home Care

I recently attended a session hosted at my Mom’s Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). My parents made this choice more than 15 years ago, however, it’s not like you don’t wonder what it would have been like if they had opted to age-in-place. “Aging-in-place” is a hot topic now, and in reality there are many […]