Highgate Senior Living Blog

July 25, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Considerations When Using Long-term Care Insurance to Pay for Assisted Living

You have health insurance to cover preventive care and illnesses. But 70 percent of people older than 65 will need long-term care at some point in their lives, according to the Genworth Cost of....

Topics: Financial Resources

June 1, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Myths About Veterans Benefits

More than one-third of Americans over the age of 65 are either wartime veterans or the spouse of a wartime vet, who may qualify for a pension program through the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA)....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

February 2, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

VIDEO: Assisted Living Costs: Using Veteran Benefits

Are you a veteran or a surviving spouse of a veteran who is moving from your home to an assisted living community? You may be eligible for Aid and Attendance benefits to help you pay for assisted....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

January 26, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

VIDEO: Planning and Budgeting for Assisted Living Costs

Choosing an assisted living community for your loved one that fits their budget – without compromising on the quality of care – can be challenging. Although, you may be surprised with how a....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

January 19, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

VIDEO: When to Start Planning for Assisted Living

The thought of moving from your home to an assisted living community may feel far off. But, what if a serious illness or incident occurred where you suddenly needed to make that decision in a....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

January 13, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

VIDEO: How to Pay for Assisted Living Costs

As you search for the right assisted living community for your loved one, you want them to receive the best care possible. But, one of the questions weighing on your mind may be “How will we....

Topics: Financial Resources

November 8, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

7 Frequently Asked Questions About Assisted Living Costs

Many seniors and their families have questions about assisted living costs. Knowing more about assisted living costs can help you plan for these expenses. Here are some of the most frequently....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

October 9, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Are Assisted Living Costs Affordable?

If your aging loved one is no longer able to live at home without help, you might be considering long-term care options and wondering if assisted living costs are affordable. Although getting....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

September 14, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Comparing Assisted Living Costs to Home Care Costs

While cost is far from the only factor in the decision to move your loved one to a senior living community, it’s certainly an important one. So many caregivers are simultaneously responsible for....

Topics: Financial Resources, Assisted Living Resources

June 12, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Assisted Living Costs: Questions to Ask When Visiting Assisted Living Facilities

Assisted living costs are confusing. When a parent can no longer live at home, your goal is to find the best possible option – a place where they’ll be happy and engaged with life.

Figuring out....

Topics: Financial Resources