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Questions to Ask Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Senior Communities

Questions to Ask Senior Living Communities about Alzheimer’s and Memory Care, Part Two

Learn more about questions to ask when evaluating Alzheimer’s and memory care services at senior living communities.

Part Two: Engaging Activities

If you’re considering care for a family member who is living with the challenges of Alzheimer’s or another form of memory impairment, the items at the top of your checklist are likely related to finding a safe and healthy living arrangement where your family member will not just live, but live well. When you visit a senior living community, take every opportunity to ask questions about their memory care program.

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Questions to Ask Assisted Living Communities about Memory Care

Questions to Ask Assisted Living Communities about Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Part 1

To ensure a safe and secure living environment for your memory-impaired parent, ask assisted living communities these questions.

Part 1: Living Environment

If you’re considering care for your family member who suffers from a memory illness, the items at the top of your checklist are likely related to finding a safe and  healthy living arrangement in which your family member will not just live, but live well. When you’re making a personal visit to an assisted living community, take every opportunity you have to ask questions about Alzheimer’s and memory care.

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Questions to Consider Before Taking on the Role of Family Caregiver

Caring for Your Aging Parent: 5 Questions to Ask

Many don’t think about how they will care for an aging parent until they’re forced to make a decision. Here are some questions to consider.

As parents age, their needs grow while their ability to care for themselves declines. This is especially true when a parent lives alone. Unfortunately, many don’t think about how they will care for an aging parent until they’re forced to make a decision. (more…)

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Tthe information practices for Atria websites, including what type of information is gathered and tracked, how the information is used and with whom it is shared.

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Answers to frequently asked questions about Atria Senior Living, including services, cost, policies, dining, activities, care, safety and more.

Telling Tales: What Your Family Says About You – Atria Senior Living Blog

Telling Tales: What Your Family Says About You

Listen to your elders - family stories give us a stronger sense of identity and belonging.

I come from a long line of “talkers.”

My mom is first-generation Irish-American, and her family nickname is Parrot, if that tells you anything. The gift of the gab is strong in us. But I didn’t always appreciate the jabber. (more…)

Helping Senior

6 Ways to Manage Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Wandering

Learn how to identify memory impairment and use these six tips to manage wandering, associated with dementia or Alzheimer's Disease.

Older adults with memory impairments such as Alzheimer’s or other form of dementia frequently get confused about where they are, what day it is and what time it is. This can often cause them to wander from their home and quickly fall into a dangerous situation. (more…)