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How to Find Assisted Living

Finding the right assisted living facility depends on many variables. The resources below will help you evaluate the options, ask the right questions, and ultimately find the right assisted living facility for your loved one.

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Finding The Right Fit

Bob’s place: a personal story of finding a home for Dad "What are we going to do about Dad?" Share the journey as one caregiver searches for a safe home for her father with Alzheimer's.
Senior housing options based on care needs There are many things to consider when setting out to find assisted living; the most important is your loved one's care needs.
Trial run: trying out assisted living Fear of the unknown is often the hardest part. More assisted living communities are allowing temporary stays, with no strings attached.

What to Look for in Assisted Living

Download our assisted living checklist Evaluate and compare assisted living facilities with confidence, knowing what to look for and what questions to ask.
Evaluating senior living options Does the idea of placing your parent in senior housing make you cringe? Times have changed, and so have assisted living facilities.
Real feedback: ask the residents There's no better way to get real feedback than by asking the residents themselves. Here's how to get the inside scoop.

When Dementia or Alzheimer's is Involved

Finding senior housing for a loved one with dementia Sometimes the best choice is a facility designed to care specifically for those with dementia.
Finding assisted living that is equipped for Alzheimer's Assisted living facilities differ in the services they offer. Learn how to find assisted living for people with Alzheimer's.
When caring for Alzheimer's becomes too much How to cope when you are at the end of your rope, taking care of a parent who has Alzheimer's disease or dementia.

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