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November 23, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

When Is the Right Time to Opt for Assisted Living Services?

A common question older adults ask is, “Why would I move out of my house?”

They equate living in their home with freedom, independence, and happiness because that is how....

November 16, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Check Out Assisted Living

There are signs that indicate it’s probably time to approach the subject of assisted living with your parents — social isolation, falls, forgotten medication, unsanitary....

November 16, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

What You Need to Know About Assisted Living Wait Lists

When your loved one decides they’re interested in making the move to assisted living, or you’ve decided a change would be in their best interest, you want to help them....

November 9, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Long Will It Take to Move My Parents into Assisted Living?

Jeremy Glover has been working in the senior living industry for nearly a decade, and it’s not as simple as this, he admits, but there are basically two ways someone....

November 2, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Do I Know When I Should Start Exploring Assisted Living with My Parents?

For many years, your parents helped you navigate life. Now, as they age, it’s time for you to help them. It won’t always be easy — who wants to admit they need some help....

November 2, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: What Are Activities of Daily Living Anyway?

The phrase “activities of daily living” gets thrown around a lot at the doctor’s office, at physical and occupational therapy appointments — and in assisted 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....

September 28, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Checklist: Questions to Ask When Touring an Assisted Living Facility

You know the popular idiom, “If you've seen one, you've seen them all”? That could be said of a mall. A mall’s a mall, right?

When it comes to assisted living....

September 11, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Do This, Not That: 4 Mistakes to Avoid When Searching for an Assisted Living Facility

There are a lot of reasons why seniors and their families decide it’s time to start the search for an assisted living facility. Maybe your mom has gradually become more....