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November 9, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Long Will It Take to Find the Right Assisted Living Community for My Mom?

Let’s say the next time you’re home, you notice your mom is a little more socially withdrawn than the last time or your dad has a chronic health condition that’s....

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....

September 10, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

3 Little-known Pitfalls and Concerns to Look for When Searching for the Right Assisted Living Facility

When you take a tour of an assisted living facility, it can be hard to know if that’s what it’s really like or if they’re just trying to sell you something. Sometimes....

September 7, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Ways to Use Your Senses When Touring Assisted Living Facilities

Choosing the best assisted living facility for your loved one can seem like an overwhelming task. From figuring out the financials to researching facilities’ regulation....