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Q and A: Going on Vacation? What about Mom?

Question: My husband and I want to go on vacation, but we cannot leave his mother alone. Any suggestions? Answer: You could set up a “mutual vacation,” wherein she takes a “vacation” at a quality assisted facility while you and your husband go out of town. Many assisted living facilities are delighted to have a… Read more »

Is assisted living different from a nursing home?

Yes, assisted living is different from a nursing home (also known as a skilled nursing facility or long-term facility). “Assisted living” means receiving some assistance with the tasks of daily living, “Nursing home care,” on the other hand, provides 24-hour nursing care and supervision because their residents need assistance all of the time, Assisted living… Read more »