Staying in touch with friends and family is easier than ever with all of the online tools we have. And being in a care home doesn’t limit you.
Even if your dad — or mom — is shy, a residential care home can be a big choice — especially if it’s on the smaller side.
First, you talk to your mom about taking away her car, then all of a sudden her health declines to the point where you’re faced with another difficult conversation. Is it time to move to a care home? And is that the same as a nursing home? You’re filled with so many questions. Can’t She […]
Choosing the right care home for your parents is easier said than done. The most difficult part is having the conversation – sooner rather than later. Being open about long-term needs and purchasing long-term insurance is a great way to keep assisted living in the conversation. To be frank, you may not be the person […]
Perhaps you’re at the point in your life when you or your spouse decides to move into a care home. But you don’t want to sell your house. This could be because your spouse or child lives there or you have renters. When looking for ways to pay for the cost of moving into a […]
Routine in everyday life gives us a sense of security. For the elderly, retired, and perhaps on their own, the same old routine can quickly turn into boredom. Fortunately, there are many ways to beat this problem. Numerous activities, like brain jogging, social visits, mini-jobs, and everyday exercises and training for the body allow older […]
We often presume that Medicare pays for everything. Sadly, it’s not that simple. And there’s a lot more to Medicare than it would seem.
We often get questions from concerned adult children about exercise. And yes, it’s okay for your mom to exercise every day now that she’s living in a residential care home. In fact, she or your dad should exercise. See, most people think that a care home is a nursing home. It’s not. But even in […]
There are many benefits of moving to a residential care facility — even though no one likes moving.
Starting an assisted living business is a great business as long as you start right and stay right. So what do you need to know?
At Care Home Consulting, we are often asked about starting a personal care home in Texas. There is a lot to know, but that’s why you have us!
A residential care home is ideal for those requiring a lower level of need/physical dependency as opposed to those living in a nursing home.