Highgate Blog

June 18, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

9 Signs a Memory Care Community Offers Person-centered Care

Moving a loved one into a memory care community isn’t easy. As a loved one of someone living with dementia and memory loss, you might be wondering will they like it....

June 4, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

What Is the Best Type of Care for People Living with Dementia?

If you’re looking for a memory care community for a loved one, you might be wondering what type of care you should be looking for.

May 28, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

6 Tips for Your Next Video Call with a Person with Memory Loss

Finding ways to stay connected with people you care about was amongst one of the most challenging obstacles last year presented. For many, video calling was the....

March 26, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

12 Sensory Activities for a Loved One with Memory Loss

Think about when you’re stressed or upset: What helps calm your mind and body?

February 26, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

How to Increase Physical Activity in Aging Adults with Dementia

We all know that sitting for most of the day isn’t good for you. But if someone you love suffers from dementia, you might be struggling to find ways to get them....

January 15, 2021    Highgate Senior Living

Dining and Dementia

Does nothing taste “right” to your dad? Does your mom forget about eating dinner an hour after mealtime?

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....

December 23, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Do Little White Lies Affect the Caregiving Relationship with a Parent?

When your mom is convinced your husband is hers or your dad believes your son’s 25th birthday party is really for him, it can feel cruel to remind them that no, your....

November 22, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

When Should You Consider Memory Care for a Parent?

If your mom were to fall and break a hip, chances are your family would start making a plan for transitioning her from the hospital to a care setting. You know what....