Highgate at Flagstaff Blog

Meet Flagstaff’s Resident Care Coordinator Crystal Shortman

Growing up on the Navajo Reservation in Kayenta, Arizona, Crystal Shortman spent a lot of time with her grandmother.

Highgate at Flagstaff Offers Memory Care Options for Senior Couples

Mom’s Alzheimer’s is getting worse, and it’s really taking a toll on Dad, who would still be meeting up with the boys for breakfast, spending days on the green, and....

5 Flagstaff Day Trips to Take with a Senior Parent

Flagstaff is an amazing city in and of itself, but it’s also an ideal launching point for day trips all over northern Arizona.

Meet Flagstaff’s Healthcare Director Rhiannon Samples

For nearly 20 years, Rhiannon Samples had new patients every day at the hospital where she worked as a nurse. As Highgate at Flagstaff’s Healthcare Director, Samples now....

4 Tips for Finding a New Doctor in Flagstaff for an Aging Parent

Nearly one-third of older adults visit at least five different doctors each year. Their primary care doc — the one who usually refers to specialists and coordinates all....

4 Benefits of Respite Care at Highgate at Flagstaff

Do you ever wish you could try out assisted living for a month — just to see what it’s like without committing? Well, at Highgate at Flagstaff you can.

Why Now Is Actually the Perfect Time to Move to Assisted Living

You and your loved one had been seriously talking about assisted living, then the holidays put those conversations on hold.

Why Companion Suites Are Beneficial for Memory Care Residents

When your loved one moves into a memory care community, they’ll have the option of a private studio or a companion suite. Some families assume a studio will be the....

5 Tips for Caring for Someone with Memory Loss

If you’re caring for someone with dementia, you will soon realize that there are no rules.