Let’s face it, it’s hard to think of a good, and meaningful Mother’s Day gift. It’s even harder if she’s living in a nursing home or assisted living facility – practically everything they … Read more
Orlando, Florida is quickly becoming a popular area for senior assisted living and retirement communities.
According to a 2019 survey, the population in Orlando is 287,500 people with approx. 10% (or 30,000 people) who are 65+.
Senior Living Prices in Orlando, FL.
Independent Living: $3,815
Assisted Living: $3,700
Skilled Nursing: $9,500
When it comes to senior living there are a lot of options – especially if you’re looking in Florida. West Palm Beach is quickly becoming a go-to spot for senior living because of … Read more
Brookdale Senior Living, founded in 1978 and based in Brentwood, Tennessee, is the largest operator of senior housing in the United States. Across all their properties Brookdale has nearly 750 locations and service … Read more
About Founded in 2000 by Barry M. Portnoy and Gerard M. Martin, Five Star Senior Living is publicly traded senior housing company (Nasdaq: FVE). As of Nov 2020, it’s the 4th largest senior … Read more
When it comes to senior living there are a lot of options, and especially in Florida. Palm Beach is a small community with more than half the residents 60+ years old. To help … Read more
Turning a regular home to meet a senior citizen’s needs is a growing trend. There are more people who are 62+ than ever before, and 80% of senior living hazards can be removed. … Read more
In the healthcare care industry terms such as Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) & Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) are used to measure a senior’s level of functioning in performing everyday tasks … Read more
There are a lot of nursing homes throughout the US – according to cdc.gov, there were 15,600 nursing homes, 1.7 million licensed beds, and 1.3 million residents. Below is our checklist of things … Read more
About Vi Living was founded by Penny Pritzker in 1987 – today they own and operate 10 retirement communities across 6 states. Each facility is designed to around the community. There’s a lot … Read more
A senior care facility is a good option for people 55+ who require a little more assistance than in-home care. It’s typically a home in a senior community and houses 2-8 seniors who … Read more
Paying for Senior Care is important, but can be costly. The best assisted living and nursing homes can cost over $4,000/mo, and high-end, luxury senior housing facilities can cost $8,000+/mo (plus an entrance … Read more
Facility Location How important is proximity to friends and loved ones? What transportation options do visitors have? Is the facility located in an acceptable neighborhood? Is it safe to be outside at night? … Read more
Generations matter and seniors who are 65+ can sometimes have a higher sense of independence – after all, they have lived through wartime and possibly the Great Depression. Lifetime struggles can create a … Read more
When moving into an assisted living facility it can be hard to know exactly what to pack – some homes may offer towels and bedsheets while others require you to have them day … Read more
1. Senior In-Home Care Avg. $21.00 per hour for non-medical home care In-home health care is offered as a service with daily check-ups or phone calls, and emergency services on-call. In-home care is provided … Read more
Cost, quality of care, faith, and location are the primary factors people usually consider when choosing a facility, but there are many other features to take into account. Average assisted living prices in … Read more