Way More Than Your Grandmother’s Nursing Home

Recently I’ve read several articles about senior living and the author talks about the Nursing Home. There’s no mention of independent and assisted living communities or other options such as memory care or adult care homes. These authors are doing a huge disservice to seniors who need to make a transition but are not familiar … Read more

zeth@greatnessdigital.com March 16, 2016

From Assisted Living to Adult Foster Care

Sometimes an adult foster care home is a better option. Mr. T is an 85 year-old blind man who was living in an assisted living community. Because of his vision issues, his dementia, and his being confined to a wheelchair, it seemed assisted living just wasn’t the right environment for him. He was not participating in activities with the other residents, he stayed in his apartment most of the time, and he simply required too much care compared to the other residents in the community…

His daughter contacted us to see what other options were available for her dad. She loves her dad and wanted him to be happy and feel safe and secure in his living space. What seemed to be a lovely assisted living community when she moved him in, turned out to be the wrong environment for her father. So we started looking at much smaller senior living communities: adult foster care homesAFH

zeth@greatnessdigital.com October 29, 2014