What is the difference between assisted living and a nursing home? What can I expect from an assisted living residence?
If nurses make the worst patients, then senior care professionals make the worst adult children. We discuss how all of us need professional help at times.
Massachusetts has greatly embraced the use of senior living referral professionals as a means of making effective use of time, energy and resources for consumers looking for supportive housing and care options. One problem, however, is that the referral industry is, for the most part, currently unregulated. There are quite a few referral agencies that
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s is devastating news to any family, and often pushes spouses, adult children and siblings into crisis mode. The pressures for making immediate decisions about caretaking and new living situations can suddenly seem paramount and overwhelming. Most people are reluctant to relinquish the care of their loved one to someone else. We
For those that missed Michelle on the Caregiving Power Hour, below is the audio from the call. Caregiving Power Hour Oct 2013 with Michelle Woodbrey For more info on A. Michael Bloom, or the Caregiving Power Hour, please visit his website at www.bloomforcoach.com.
The recent “Frontline” Story on PBS has drawn national attention to Assisted Living, exposing a couple of terrible and tragic situations in a few communities while seeming to serve an indictment of an entire industry. Because our business is all about helping families navigate the maze of options in senior living, and because we have