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Top 6 Frequently Asked Questions About Assisted Living

When it comes to assisted living homes, the average person has many questions. Assisted living is one of those areas in life surrounded by myth and misinformation. Many people only know what it was like 20 or 30 years ago, when one of their relatives went to a “home,” or what they’ve seen in movies. Their minds rarely picture the …

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College for Seniors: Going to College for Free

Have you ever dreamed of getting a college degree or furthering your education, but figured the expense put it outside your reach? Well, if you’re over 50, you’ll be happy to know that your higher education options are not only a lot cheaper, sometimes they’re free. Lots of schools offer free and discounted courses, both live and online, for mature …

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Welcome Home: Personalizing Your Parent’s Assisted Living Home

Moving is one of our most stressful life changes. When you add in the emotions that are a normal part of moving into an assisted living home, it can ratchet the stress level up to 11. One of the factors contributing to that stress is the fact that you’re moving into the unknown. Personalizing your space goes a long way …