Tag Archives: senior living

Downsizing Tips for Seniors

Downsizing is a common practice for seniors. Whether you’re moving into a senior living residence or you just need a smaller house to care for, sorting through those items accumulated over a lifetime can be a difficult experience. Today, we’ll give you some tips on the best way to determine which items to keep and how to choose which things you can live without. Get help. Packing and moving is a huge job for anyone. Enlist family members to help, or use a moving service, Continue reading →

The Value of Companion Animals in Senior Assisted Living

As we begin to foresee the need for assisted senior living, one of the most devastating thoughts for many is being forced to give up a beloved pet. Pets bring so much to our lives, with unconditional love and constant companionship, that just the thought of being without them can be just terrible. Thankfully, many assisted living facilities today, including Ashbridge Manor, are pet-friendly senior living accommodations, where you or your loved one can make a seamless transition into the new lifestyle without giving up Continue reading →

New Trends in the Assisted Living Lifestyle

Senior care has come a long way over the past few decades. What used to be thought of as a place to sit and while away your years playing bingo is now a center of wellness, active lifestyles, and learning. Today, we’ll talk about a few of the newest trends in assisted living that have shifted the paradigm for senior care. Technology. Although today’s technology might seem a bit alien to many seniors, new technologies are being developed every day that improve the quality of Continue reading →