Moving into assisted living is one of the best decisions a senior can make. Assisted living communities have made great improvements and now provide seniors with access to care services, activities, and a community of other seniors, all while allowing seniors to maintain the freedom and independence they’re accustomed to. The assisted living decision can be difficult in many cases, but you can have peace of mind knowing that assisted living facilities go to great efforts to be sure that their residents feel at home, are comfortable, and happy. Choosing assisted living will improve an elderly senior’s daily life in several ways:
Residents in an assisted living community are able to retain all of the privacy and independence they’re used to - especially at very nice communities like Garden of Palms in Los Angeles. Seniors have their own space to make their own, but they’re alleviated of issues like housekeeping and maintenance. The assisted living staff will handle laundry, cleaning, and meals so seniors can focus on the activities they enjoy. Choosing the right assisted living situation will ensure that seniors have all of the same comforts and amenities they’re used to at home.
Assisted living communities provide seniors with support and help right at the time they need it. For seniors who live alone at home, they may need to wait for family or friends to be available to help them. This can be one of the most frustrating situations for seniors. Seniors and their families don’t have to worry if help will be there for them right when they need it in an assisted living community. Seniors are happier and more at peace in an assisted living community and can focus on whatever makes them happy. Remember, assisted living is all about making each day easier and more enjoyable for seniors.
Over the course of their lives, most seniors have developed hobbies and activities they enjoy such as reading or art. In many cases, seniors who live alone at home actually spend much less time doing the things they enjoy because they are focused on daily activities like housekeeping, shopping, or cooking. Living in an assisted living community allows seniors to actually be more active because they don’t have to focus on daily maintenance and chores. This gives residents the chance to focus on hobbies, exercise, socialize, leave on fun outings, dine out, and more.
We understand the challenge of transitioning into assisted living. Garden of Palms in Los Angeles is here to provide the best assisted living services available, and to show you how seniors will benefit from our assisted living services. If you’re in the Los Angeles area we invite you to schedule a tour of our location in West Los Angeles. If you’re out of the area and exploring assisted living solutions for a loved one, please contact us for more information or request a brochure. We provide comprehensive, personalized assisted living and memory care senior services in Los Angeles, CA.