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Why Now is the Perfect Time to Look Into a Senior Living Community

A new year marks a time for reflection. Whether that means assessing your health and fitness and striving to improve them or just checking in with your emotions and life goals, we often associate the new year with a fresh start. This includes evaluating your living situation.  For many older adults, the move to a …

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Signs of Caregiver Burnout & How Respite Care Can Help

By nature, caregivers are often more concerned about the serving needs of others as opposed to their own. But that mentality, as noble as it may be, can come at a cost. Thirty-six percent of caregivers describe their situation as “highly stressful” according to the “Caregiving in the U.S. 2020” report from AARP and the …

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What to Look for in a Senior Health Services Provider

What distinguishes one senior health services provider from another? That is a question we can help you answer. As you are exploring your options and considering what each senior retirement community has to offer you, there are key considerations that can help you determine whether their health services can provide the care you need and …

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Do you qualify for respite care?

Respite care was created with caregivers in mind. With all the responsibilities and worry about a loved one a caregiver juggles, it can be hard to take time away for yourself. According to a comprehensive study of American caregivers conducted by the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP, there are 53 million people in the …

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How to Evaluate Services & Amenities in Your Senior Living Search

Choosing to move to a senior living community is a decision that takes time and careful consideration. At Abbey Delray South, we are passionate about helping seniors age successfully and enjoy the retirement they’ve worked so hard for. We understand that whether you’re looking for yourself or a loved one, the process of finding an …

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How to Choose Your Loved One’s Short-Term Rehab Facility After Surgery

If your mom or dad is in the hospital recovering from surgery, illness or a medical event, one of the most important ways you can help is to make arrangements for rehabilitation services once the hospital stay ends. While not every recovery requires rehab, if your parent’s physician recommends it, the decision about where to …

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Understanding Senior Living Entrance Fees

If you’re looking at a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), also known as a Life Plan Community, there are two financial components to consider: the entrance fee and the monthly fee. What is an entrance fee? The entrance fee, called a buy-in at some communities, is a one-time, upfront fee required by most CCRCs and …

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What Is the Best Age to Move into Independent Living?

Think about the most satisfying vacation you’ve ever been on. How it felt to have someone else prepare meals and serve them to you in an elegant dining room. The pleasure of having a whole slate of activities and adventures to choose from to fill your day. The fun of meeting and socializing with new …

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