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When is it time to consider assisted care?
Are life's daily tasks overwhelming?
Would a more supportive environment be a relief?

When you contact us, we can help you determine what level of care is needed and discuss the facilities and support available in your area.

Review the following to see some of the indicators useful in evaluating your needs or those of a loved one.

Physical Changes:   Self Care:
  • Weight loss
  • Decreased appetite
  • Decreased fluid intake
  • Incontinence
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Lack of motivation to rise and get ready for the day
  • Minimal attention to hygiene and appearance
  • Soiled clothes
  • Marked odor of urine
Behavioral Changes: Home Care:
  • Depression
  • Loneliness
  • Anger
  • Irritability
  • Paranoia
  • Isolation
  • "Science experiments" in the refrigerator
  • Freezer foods placed in the refrigerator
  • Burners or oven left on
  • Pots and pans too cumbersome to lift or wash
  • Fires in the microwave
Cognitive Changes:  
  • Intermittent confusion
  • Memory loss
  • Forgetting to pay bills
  • Neglecting financial responsibilities — balancing checkbook, paying bills
  • Difficulty managing medications
 

 

 


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