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A Checklist for Navigating the Search for a Senior Living Community.

A Checklist: Navigating the Search for a Senior Living Community

Perhaps you have been contemplating it, but now you are seriously considering making a move to a senior living community. Choosing the perfect place to live can be an overwhelming process that seems daunting. If you are in the beginning stages, it may seem like there is a mountain of information to consider. Here’s a…

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Assisted Living Offers Purposeful Activities.

Assisted Living Offers Purposeful Activities

As you consider a move to assisted living, you may fear having to give up beloved activities. At The Village at Gainesville, we encourage residents to continue the pastimes they love and we offer new activities to try. Assisted Living at The Village at Gainesville is focused on maintaining as much independence as possible. We…

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Father and daughter discussing health concerns.

Visiting Your Parents During the Holidays: Health Concerns to Notice

The holiday season is a great time to reconnect with friends and family, some you may only have the opportunity to see once year. There’s plenty to talk about and stories to share, but it’s also important to use this time to observe possible changes in your parent’s health. Here are a few changes that…

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Talking to your parents about assisted living

Adult Children: How To Talk To Parents About Moving To A More Supportive Environment.

As an adult child, it can be difficult to look at your parents and offer them advice. Reversing the parent-to-child role and offering assisted living as the “next-step” may be more difficult than you had anticipated. Here are a few suggestions to make the conversation a little easier. Ask Questions About Your Parent’s Lifestyle Take…

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