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CA Assisted Living Rule Changes - Visits, Dining, Activities

On June 26, 2020, the California Dept. of Social Services issued new guidelines to assisted livings paving the way for relaxation on a number of social activities. Get the summary here.

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7 Best Luxury Senior Living Communities in Los Angeles

Whether you want to land in Beverly Hills, Santa Monica or Westwood, Sarah Ordover, gives us insight on 7 communities worth considering if you're searching for luxury living in the city of angels.

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Jewish Assisted Living In Los Angeles

I often get asked about Jewish assisted living communities in Los Angeles. Fortunately, the large Jewish population in Los Angeles means that many properties cater to those of the Jewish faith.

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Los Angeles Assisted Living Costs

The cost of LA assisted living varies greatly depending on location, facility size and amenities.

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Long-Term Care Under COVID-19 Explained

Skilled nursing facilities, nursing homes and assisted living are different yet they are lumped together as long-term care in the media during the Coronavirus outbreak. The rate of infection is significantly lower in assisted living. Read the details here.

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Should You Move Your Parent To Assisted Living During COVID-19?

There are lots of factors to weigh on whether you should be moving your loved one to an assisted living community or memory care/Alzheimer's facility during the Corona virus pandemic. Here is one client's experience.

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6 Tips For Keeping In Touch During COVID-19

Not being able to visit your loved one in assisted living or a nursing home is an anxiety provoking experience. Here are some tips to help you. But, most importantly, take care of yourself!

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Options for Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Communities

There are a number of different types of memory care communities. Sarah discusses them here.

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10 Warning Signs Your Loved One Is Ready For Assisted Living

Not eating, increased isolation and lack of housekeeping should sound the alarm.

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Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Dementia is the umbrella term for many diseases and conditions that impact cognition. Alzheimer's Disease is the most prevalent. The difference is discussed here.

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Can I Bring My Dog?

The Answer Is Yes! And Your Cat! Or Your Bird!

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