Talking to Your Aging Parents About Assisted Senior Living

Steep, narrow stairs and other physical dangers, isolation and loneliness, forgetfulness – these are some of the many reasons why it may be time for your aging parent to consider the move to assisted senior living. For you, the decision is easy, but your parents may be resisting the change. Having the conversation about moving to assisted senior living can sometimes be daunting. This is normal. In fact, most adults categorize their aging parents as “stubborn” when it comes to important life decisions, making that 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 →

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“We thank you and your staff for all you folks have done to make Dad’s living with you so enjoyable. We appreciate your extra efforts above and beyond the normal to make sure that he is always safe, well fed not left alone and encouraged to be involved in your community. Thanks for your buddy system, excellent housekeeping and all the additional medical and other services that are in place for your residents. We highly recommend Ashbridge to everyone looking for the BEST in retirement Continue reading →