Resident Profile: Howard Roberts

Resident Profile: Howard Roberts

Howard Roberts is 74 years old and lives at Country Cottage in Decatur, Alabama. He served in the US Navy for four years and was then hired and worked as a civilian for 28 years. Mr. Roberts worked as an aviation fuel specialist for the government. He was married for...
5 Ways to Beat Caregiver Burnout

5 Ways to Beat Caregiver Burnout

Providing senior care for an elderly parent is rewarding, but, given enough time, it can also be draining. The stresses of making sure that Mom or Dad is safe, takes the proper medications, gets to doctor’s appointments, and eats properly day after day can wear...
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Assisted Living

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Assisted Living

If you have just started to consider assisted living as an option for Mom, you may not be familiar with what assisted living is or with everything that an assisted living community has to offer. Here are five things that you probably didn’t know about assisted living....
5 Common Fears About Assisted Living

5 Common Fears About Assisted Living

You’ve had “the talk” with Mom about assisted living, and you both agree that it’s time for her to make the move. Though she agrees with you, she may still have a few reservations about assisted living, and that’s perfectly normal. Moving to an assisted living...