Highgate Senior Living Blog

October 18, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

5 Benefits of Companion Suites in Memory Care

Companion suites are a unique living option in many memory care communities. An alternative to private suites, companion suites can help seniors not only save money but also feel less isolated and....

Topics: Financial Resources, Memory Care Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

October 11, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Sofia’s Story: Finding the Right Memory Care for Her Son-in-Law

Taking care of people is a trait that runs in Sofia’s family. After watching her mother operate a senior care home for many years, Sofia found her calling in pastoral ministry. She spent years....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Memory Care Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

October 4, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Eric’s Story

Anyone with a loved one with Alzheimer’s can tell you, the disease (or any other form of dementia) is an emotional journey. One that can last several years and one that is impossible to prepare....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Memory Care Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

August 30, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Does Your Loved One Need Memory Care?

If you’re caring for someone with dementia, there will come a time when caring for them at home might not be best for you or your loved one. Making the decision to research memory care is an....

Topics: Memory Care Resources

April 19, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

How Highgate Helps Memory Care Residents Have a Positive Experience

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be difficult, exhausting, and emotionally draining, yet you might believe you are the only one who can take care of your loved one properly. Fortunately,....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Memory Care Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources

April 12, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Finding the Right Memory Care Community for Dad

Lisa Carter and her siblings had followed their dad around the world as he served in the U.S. Air Force. Now that James was a 100-percent disabled veteran, Lisa and her sister Ruth were....

Topics: Memory Care Resources

October 29, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Infographic: 12 Must-haves in Memory Care Communities

Whether you’ve just started your search for the right memory care community or you’re in the process of touring them so you can narrow down your favorites, you might have noticed that many memory....

Topics: Memory Care Resources

October 26, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

10 Challenges Family Caregivers Face When Caring for a Loved One with Dementia at Home

Family caregivers of loved ones with dementia face a difficult situation. Often, symptoms in their loved ones mount slowly, and the role of caregiver sneaks up on them without them realizing it.....

Topics: Memory Care Resources

October 19, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: 7 Traits of a Positive Approach to Care Memory Care Community

The Highgate Senior Living mission is to help every resident, regardless of age or ailment, live a life of purpose. You might be wondering how care partners do this in memory care when they are....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Memory Care Resources

October 12, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

An Inside Look at What It Feels Like at the Cottage at Highgate

If you’re like most people, you have a few reasons you’re hesitant to consider memory care for a loved one.

Maybe you’ve heard that memory care facilities isolate residents with dementia from the....

Topics: Memory Care Resources, Caregiver & Family Resources