How often should we visit when our loved ones are in assisted living?

Posted November 12, 2013
How often should we visit when our loved ones are in assisted living?
Thank you to our friend Ryan for another great guest post: How Often Should We Visit Our Loved Ones Who Are In Care? Most individuals realize the difficulty of the decision to choose to send a loved one to an assisted living or care home facility; however, few people understand the ongoing concern after that decision has been made. Even just deciding when to visit and for how long is a heavily weighed choice for most as visiting can provoke a variety of emotions for both parties involved. For individuals visiting, the visit can prompt feelings of sadness or frustration, ...
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Victory Centre of Galewood invites you to celebrate their 1st Anniversary

Posted February 2, 2010
Come celebrate New Orleans Style with the Victory Centre of Galewood as they celebrate their one year anniversary.  There will be live entertainment, heavy hors d'oeuveres and tours!  (Maybe even some beads?)Fat Tuesday - February 16, 2010  from 2pm - 6pm2370 N. Newcastle Ave in ChicagoRSVP by 2/8/2010 to 773-385-5002This is a great chance to see what supportive living is all about if you have not.
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Jilted bride throws 'reception' for senior living community near Chicago

Posted January 13, 2010
I was reading a copy of last months AARP Bulletin on our drive home from Florida and came across this article.  As I read it again out loud to my husband Jason who was driving, tears came to my eyes so I ripped it out so I could remember to share it on my blog.  I don't know who you are Teanne Harris, but I think you are the bomb.Jilted Bride Throws Bash Anyways - When Teanne Harris' fiance got cold feet six days before their late October wedding, a retirement community in Des Plaines, Ill., got a special treat.After ...
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