Highgate Senior Living Blog

August 9, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Not All Assisted Living Communities Are The Same

Assisted living options vary widely: Some communities are in small homes with just a few residents. Others are in high-rise apartment-style buildings with hundreds of residents. Some only provide....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About Highgate Senior Living

July 26, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Life After Caregiving: When a Parent Moves to Assisted Living

It’s hard to imagine what life will be like as a family caregiver as care needs of an aging parent increase. Careers, relationships, spiritual and physical needs take a back seat to focusing your....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About Highgate Senior Living, Caregiver & Family Resources

April 26, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

4 Ways Highgate Uses the Family-Centered Care Approach

When you are searching for a long-term care option for your loved one, you want to find a place that puts your loved one first. Some assisted living and memory care communities also acknowledge....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Senior Living Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

April 19, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Why I Love Working at Highgate Senior Living

Shelley Phoenix has worked in health care for 20 years — and nowhere is like Highgate Senior Living. At Highgate, the purpose of every person who works there, no matter their job description, is....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living

April 19, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

How Highgate Helps Memory Care Residents Have a Positive Experience

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be difficult, exhausting, and emotionally draining, yet you might believe you are the only one who can take care of your loved one properly. Fortunately,....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Memory Care Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

January 25, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Sheila Smart's Secrets to Easing the Transition to Highgate Senior Living

Sheila Smart knew it was time for her mom, Delores, to transition to assisted living after she fell at home. Her dad, Robert, on the other hand, was prideful and in denial. “To be frank,” Smart....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Senior Living Resources

January 11, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Moving Into a Highgate Community? Get Ready to Welcome in Your Loved One's New Assisted Living Family

There are many reasons why moving a parent, even a willing one, can be challenging.

Perhaps your loved one is mourning the loss of their younger years or the home they lived in for decades. Maybe....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Senior Living Resources

January 4, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

How to Work with Highgate Team Members to Ease the Transition to Assisted Living

Although the move from one’s home to a new home at Highgate Senior Living is a life-changing one, it does not have to be fraught with stress and anxiety. Just ask Shelia Smart and Rick Pinnell,....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About Highgate Senior Living

November 2, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Virtual Dementia Tour Helps Temecula Team Members Improve the Lives of Those with Dementia

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be difficult. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to be the person with dementia? That’s exactly what a Virtual Dementia Tour....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About Highgate Senior Living