Highgate Blog

October 22, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

How Transportation Services in Assisted Living Helps Seniors Stay Active

Jerry was an active senior — until he stopped driving due to poor eyesight. Then his world got a lot smaller.

September 3, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

5 Common Questions When Considering Assisted Living for the First Time

So you’ve heard about assisted living. But what exactly is it? How is assisted living different from nursing home care? And how does assisted living work financially?

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....

November 6, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Questions to Ask When Going on a Virtual Senior Living Tour

There could be many reasons why you can’t tour a senior living community in-person. Whether social distancing due to coronavirus or exploring out-of-town communities,....

April 10, 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....

January 24, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

6 Pro Tips for Researching Assisted Living

When it comes to choosing an assisted living community, many people wait to move out of their home until it’s too late. Maybe your mom falls or your dad becomes very ill....

January 17, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

What NOT to Do When Researching Assisted Living Communities

Choosing an assisted living community can be hard. After all, you want to make sure you find the best place for your loved one — but it also needs to be clean, well-run,....

January 14, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Highgate at Wenatchee Launches New Supportive Program for Residents

Something was off. The Resident Care Coordinator at Highgate at Wenatchee, Brooke Capps, was noticing that assisted living residents who were also in the middle stages....