For many people, moving from a beloved family home to an assisted living facility or may be, at best, an intimidating notion and, at worst, a traumatic experience. At the Briarcliffe Preserve, we encourage our incoming clients to think of their move as “resizing,” not downsizing. Moving to a new space is the next chapter
One of the most common reasons that seniors may delay a move to assisted living is concerns about cost, as well as a reluctance to consider parting with their home.
How to make your next visit a memorable one! Visiting as regularly as you can when your loved one resides in a nursing home or assisted living not only helps you to stay connected, but it also deepens your bond. Spending time quality time will make their day brighter and knowing when you’ll come next
A move to Assisted or Independent Living can provide peace of mind and access to supportive services that will allow a person to age in place. Assisted living and Independent living can provide a thoughtfully appointed apartment, including meals and housekeeping. You also have the added benefit of access to professional nursing care when needed
At first, it may appear to be another of those “senior moments.” Perhaps your dad is having problems with common activities at his assisted living facility- like forgetting where the toilet is or missing meals. A team member calls you to inform you they are concerned about his safety and wellness. One of the most
It’s difficult to watch your loved ones grow older. It generally entails more aches and pains, less mobility, and increased difficulty managing one’s own affairs. It’s no surprise that so many people over the age of 65 are striving to stay in their own homes. According to a poll conducted by the National Association of
Even if you’ve done your research and know all about assisted living, there are still a lot of misconceptions out there. Assisted living communities aren’t what they used to be — many newer places combine the best parts of modern, resort style apartment living with some unexpected perks. Whether you or a loved one could
By Jennifer Coates There are times in life when you know you are at the right place at the right time. As we usher in a new year, many of us may be asking, are we indeed “at the right place, at the right time?” For residents of The Preserve at Briarcliffe, the answer to
“Rosie took a trip to Briarcliffe in Johnston to learn about the lavish life residents live year round, but especially during the winter months!” Turn To 10 recently released a video about the life that our residents live, Click Here To Watch The Video!