Highgate Senior Living Blog

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: 8 Fun Crafts for Seniors to Do at Home

Crafting isn’t just about creating a scrapbook or making holiday decorations. Research shows that arts and crafts have numerous health and mental benefits for seniors.

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Can Couples Live Together in Assisted Living?

Your dad is 78 and in relatively good shape. Your mom is a 74-year-old with moderate memory loss and diabetes. What happens when it becomes clear that your dad can’t....

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

7 Ways Families Can Stay Connected with Loved Ones in Senior Living

One of the most important things assisted living and memory care communities offer older adults is the opportunity to stay connected and engaged.

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Infographic: How to Help Your Aging Parent Care for Their Pet

Is your mom having a hard time changing her cat’s litter box? Is your dad’s dog losing weight, or is the water bowl often empty when you arrive?

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

6 Tips from Family Caregivers for Making the Assisted Living Decision

There are lots of expert tips you can find about making senior living decisions for elderly parents, but sometimes, you just want to hear it from someone who has been....

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

5 Senior Heart Health Tips for Your Aging Parent

You’ve heard that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., so every time you walk into your dad’s house and he is sitting in his recliner, eating a....

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

How to Avoid Downsizing Disasters in a Parent’s Home

If your parent is getting ready to move, you’re probably getting ready to help them downsize. Although you might be tempted to take charge and handle the details....

April 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Infographic: What Level of Care Should You Be Researching?

As you get older, you might start to hear your doctor talk about senior living or your daughter mention the perks of community living. If thinking about living in a....