Why Do Seniors Want To Stay In Their Homes

As they get older, most seniors desire to stay in their homes. Actually, it appears that all of my elder acquaintances, including my grandparents, parents, and older friends, desire to live in their own homes permanently! In fact, according to an AARP (previously The American Association of Retired Persons) United States of Aging poll from […]

Memory Care Versus Assisted Living

According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, almost 70% of persons over the age of 65 will require long-term care at some point in their lives. Many people who need senior care are experiencing cognitive decline or memory loss. According to the World Health Organization, about 50 million people worldwide have dementia, […]

Memory Care Versus Nursing Home

If your elderly parent has Alzheimer’s disease or another kind of dementia and requires full-time care, memory care or a nursing home may be an option. While each of these long-term care choices help seniors with memory loss, there are some key differences between them. When it’s time to look for elder care for your […]

Memory Care Facility Costs

Assisted Living

Memory Care Basics Signs That It’s Time for Memory Care Memory Care Costs What to Look for When Choosing a Memory Care Community   The frequency of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia is increasing as the older population grows. According to the Alexi Senior Living, more than 5.8 million people in the United […]

How Does Assisted Living Work Financially

How Does Assisted Living Work Financially Alex Senior Living provides affordable assisted living.  For more information please call Alex Senior Living at (815) 534-5389 if you need a financial Assisted Living Facility. The majority of assisted living communities provide both all-inclusive and fee-for-service rates. All-inclusive means that a single monthly charge covers rent, meals, and […]