Category: Care

Geriatric Care Management: Affording The Benefit

It’s no secret that elder care is costly. And if you’re worried about affording care for yourself or an elderly loved one, you’re not alone. In this blog post, we talk about the costs of senior care and the ways that geriatric care management can support with managing such costs. The Cost of Services Anyone […]

Decluttering For Seniors

Spring is here, and that makes many folks think of “spring cleaning.” With this tradition in mind, we decided to tackle a topic faced by many of our clients: Decluttering for Seniors. If you are concerned about the clutter in an elderly loved one’s home – or maybe even your own – read on to […]

Questions to Ask when Visiting a Senior Living Community

We hope you’ve been able to join us for one or both of our webinars this month featuring information on Senior Living Communities (and we’ve got another one coming up!). One participant asked for a list of questions to ask when visiting a community, and well, we thought that was a great question! On the […]

Patient Advocacy for Seniors

We were thrilled to see so many of you last week at our webinar: “Patient Advocacy for Older Adults and their Loved Ones.” (And for more info on our upcoming webinars, click here.) In case you missed it or need a recap, here are is our best advice for advocating for yourself or an elderly […]

A Developmental Approach to Dementia

While dementia and Alzheimer’s are often thought of and talked about as “conditions” or “diseases,” we at ACE Senior Care Navigators find that it is often helpful to think about dementia as a series of developmental changes. What do we mean by that? Well, let’s back up a bit… The other day I was talking […]

Supporting Seniors During the Holidays

However your family celebrates, it’s hard to deny the joy of being with loved ones – including Seniors – during the holidays. Understandably, some families may be worried about how to best include and support their Senior during the holidays, especially when it comes to celebratory events. Seniors may be facing health conditions, cognitive changes, […]

Home Accessibility for Seniors

Last week we had a wonderful webinar on Home Safety and Falls Prevention for Seniors. If you missed the webinar, we are excited to share the interview we featured with Jim Whittington of Lifeway Mobility. Jim is an accessibility specialist and shared with us common home accessibility challenges Seniors face, how to consider what you or your Senior […]