Long-term Care for Stroke Recovery or After a Stroke

A stroke survivor will either move into a long-term care facility, an intensive rehab center, or their home after being released from the hospital, depending on how well they can now function. If they are permitted to go back home, they will require assistance from family members and, in many cases, in-home personal support staff […]

How to talk to someone with Dementia, Alzheimer’s, or Memory Loss

How do you communicate with someone who has memory loss? is a common question for anyone who is just starting to deal with a loved one’s dementia. It’s simple: Treat talking to a person with dementia the same way you would treat talking to a child. That doesn’t include adopting a condescending attitude or talking […]

7 Things You Should Keep In Mind When Considering a Dementia Care Home

If a senior member of your family was unexpectedly diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or dementia, you may be anxious and look for the best dementia care home for your loved one. You might be wondering, Which dementia care facility is the best? What types of facilities do they offer? or How to ensure the safety and […]