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July 9, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

4 Reasons Families Love Memory Care at Highgate Senior Living

If you’re caring for a loved one living with dementia, there may come a time when you think to yourself, “I’m not sure I can do this anymore.”

July 2, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

5 Memory Loss Person-centered Care Tips for Coping with Sundowning

Sundown syndrome, also known as sundowning, is a common struggle for those with dementia, memory loss, or other cognitive disorders. Sundowning occurs in the late....

June 25, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

3 Ways to Cope with a Negative Aging Parent

You’re just trying to help. So why is your aging parent or loved one constantly complaining or chronically negative?

June 18, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

9 Signs a Memory Care Community Offers Person-centered Care

Moving a loved one into a memory care community isn’t easy. As a loved one of someone living with dementia and memory loss, you might be wondering will they like it....

June 11, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

What Family Caregivers Should Know About UTIs in Older Adults

If your loved one suddenly becomes confused and disorientated, your first concern might be dementia. But if the changes are sudden, it’s more likely the diagnosis is....

June 4, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

What Is the Best Type of Care for People Living with Dementia?

If you’re looking for a memory care community for a loved one, you might be wondering what type of care you should be looking for.

May 28, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

6 Tips for Your Next Video Call with a Person with Memory Loss

Finding ways to stay connected with people you care about was amongst one of the most challenging obstacles last year presented. For many, video calling was the....

May 21, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

Highgate’s COVID Response and What Assisted Living Looks Like Moving Forward

When COVID arrived in the U.S., Highgate Senior Living didn’t wait for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to tell them what to do. “Highgate made the....

May 14, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

How COVID Has Impacted Long-Term Care

Although the pandemic has had a large effect on the elderly, the effect on long-term care residents in senior living communities (like independent living and assisted....