March 10, 2021
As care needs evolve, it can be hard for your senior loved one to deal with change. For example, many seniors have fears about moving to a new home and leaving behind a piece of their old lives. And moving to assisted living does mark the end of one stage of life. However, the many benefits of assisted living mean your loved one gains something new too. Assisted living provides a fresh chance to enjoy life and find support and fulfillment.
The benefits of assisted living have grown over the years. Assisted living communities focus on more than just help with daily tasks. They provide programs and amenities specifically aimed at keeping seniors active, engaged, and thriving.
Through assisted living, your loved one gets help with activities of daily living from caring staff. These include everything from meals to laundry to medications. At the same time, assisted living communities help residents stay as independent as possible. By taking away the worries that come with daily tasks, assisted living gives seniors the freedom to do more of what they enjoy. Assisted living communities provide built-in chances to take up favorite hobbies or try a new one.
When there are fears about your loved one’s move to assisted living, focus on the positives. Once your loved one is settled in, the following benefits often help you overcome any worries you may have.
You’re invited to schedule a personal visit to explore all of your interests and needs and to see the aspects of our community that are most important to you!
Each assisted living community is unique. So find the best fit for your loved one. Then, you’ll be ready to make a smooth transition and take advantage of all of the benefits of assisted living.
We’re here to help you find the right care for your senior loved one. Our caring staff specializes in getting to know your family. And we customize care to your needs. To learn more about our assisted living benefits, contact us today or schedule a tour online.
“A 20-year veteran in long-term care shares her thoughts about the Walnut Place staff and programming. She says: "For 30+ nights, I slept in the other bed in my mother's room and experienced first-hand the care delivery. I feel I must recognize the teammates who have impressed me as clear industry standouts.”
“It was a tough decision to not take my mother to my employer at the time of admission, but I have to say I have absolutely ZERO regrets for being led to and choosing Walnut Place. It has been a very positive experience and the therapy services, especially the team that worked with my mother, were excellent.”
“They took great care of me after my surgery. Great staff! The exercise people helped me to learn how to walk again, thank you so much! ”
For middle-class seniors seeking care for themselves or a loved one, Walnut Place is the only senior living community with a 35+-year history located next to Presbyterian Hospital offering a continuum of care on site in a comfortable environment with long-tenured staff.See Location