RESIDENTIAL CARE CENTER FOR THE ELDERLY (RCFE)

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Honoring Caregivers: National Family Caregivers Month

November is National Family Caregivers Month. This special time of year honors those who care for aging adults. Taking care of aging loved ones is an ongoing task. The theme this year is appropriately titled, “Caregiving Around the Clock.” Why is acknowledging caregivers important? First, many seniors would not enjoy the quality of life they […]

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Thanksgiving in Assisted Living: How to Make It Special

The holiday season is approaching and Thanksgiving is right around the corner. It’s a special time of year; one where many are reminded to give thanks and cherish family time. For many seniors however, Thanksgiving can be a challenging time of year. Many aging adults feel alone and often experience memories of loved ones who […]

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Paying for Assisted Living Costs

Assisted living costs can be fairly expensive for some. It is understandable that some families will be concerned with paying for assisted living for their aging loved ones. Our Glendale assisted living facility receives daily inquiries about ways to pay for assisted living. Advisors can help families with this process. They provide resources to help […]

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Visit Your Grandparents at Their Assisted Living Facility

Many grandparents around the globe spend their senior years in assisted living facilities. They adjust to life in a new environment. Days are spent making new friends and creating new memories. The biggest joy of it all is the anticipated visit from the grandkids. The adjustment to an assisted living facility can be challenging for […]

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Top Things to Consider When Choosing Glendale Assisted Living

Choosing a Glendale assisted living facility can seem challenging. There are a variety of factors to consider. The process can take an emotional, physical, and mental toll on the senior and the family. It is not always convenient or possible to provide full-time care to aging loved ones. This makes assisted living an ideal option […]

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5 Tips to Ensure Seniors Stay Hydrated in Hot Summer Months

Summer has arrived and the scorching temperatures is a constant reminder of its presence. The beautiful rays of sunshine are accompanied by record breaking temperatures. Most days can only be enjoyed once the evening arrives and the sun has gone in.   It is important to ensure that seniors stay hydrated during the hot summer […]

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The Benefits of Music for the Elderly

Music is a source of therapy for all ages, especially for seniors. Music motivates movement and laughter in many ways. It is a contributing source of healthy living for aging adults. Daily living revolves around the sound of music in many ways.   Children enjoy the sound of music while watching their favorite shows or […]

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Activities To Do with Your Senior Loved One This Summer

Summer has finally arrived. Along with the bright sunshine comes the uncomfortable summer heat. It is still a great time for seniors to get out and enjoy themselves. Seniors of Glendale retirement homes are exposed to numerous activities during the summer. It is important for seniors to remain active year-round. Families will find it easy […]

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4 Signs Your Senior Loved One Needs Help at Home

Family and friends of aging loved ones can often assume that everything is going well with their senior that lives alone. This is partly because this is a person who always seems to have everything together. Many seniors work hard to hide the challenges they have from their loved ones. They want to hold on […]

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