Know the Signs of Elder Abuse

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that over 500,000 older Americans are abused or neglected each year. Knowing how to identify elder abuse and what to do if you suspect abuse is crucial to protecting your loved ones. Types of Elder Abuse While you may think of elder abuse as physical abuse, […]

Caring is Essential: National Assisted Living Week

Tens of thousands of assisted living communities across the nation are celebrating National Assisted Living Week from September 13th-19th. This year’s theme is “Caring is Essential.” About National Assisted Living Week National Assisted Living Week celebrates the essential care provided in assisted living facilities. The National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) created National Assisted Living […]

Elder Care: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Approximately 5.8 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, which is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. While Alzheimer’s disease is frequently associated with adults 65 years of age and older, there are thousands of others under the age of 65 who have early-onset Alzheimer’s. Since Alzheimer’s disease is so prevalent […]