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May 11, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

4 Reasons to Consider a Memory Care Facility

Whether it’s nighttime wandering, confusion, repetitive questions, or incontinence, caregiving can be difficult, exhausting and emotionally draining. While caring for....

November 20, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Seniors and Financial Decline

Finances can be an uncomfortable topic for even close-knit families to talk about. However, it’s almost always a part of the conversation when considering moving into a....

November 7, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Is it Dementia or Depression?

An article published last year on the Mayo Clinic website asks the question, “Alzheimer’s or depression: Could it be both?” It’s possible, because many of the early....

October 27, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

The Emotions of Facing End of Life

Improved life expectancies have delayed facing end of life issues into the upper 80s and even early 90s. However, there always comes a time when the reality of our....

October 18, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Why Exercise in the Park is So Important

Our Highgate Senior Living communities reside in cities, so we anticipate concerns from both seniors and their families about getting outside. Is outdoor activity....

October 11, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

When Grief Becomes Depression

“Just as dying is an inevitable part of the cycle of life, bereavement is a necessary aspect of living,” says an article in Psychology Today.[1] However, depression is....

October 3, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Seniors and Depression

According to an article published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), “Depression is one of the most common, disabling, and costly conditions....

September 30, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Financial Solutions for Transitioning into Senior Living

At Highgate, we're committed to helping our residents in any way we can. This always includes helping families find the best solution for both current care needs and....

September 30, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Financial Solutions for Veterans

Our commitment to helping our residents goes beyond providing a high quality of life and pleasant surroundings. It also embraces helping our residents afford their move....