Does your elderly loved one require a little more assistance than they used to, but you’re unsure about which senior living option is right for them? If so, you’ve come to the right place. At A Right Place for Seniors, we are here to help you find a senior care option that fits your loved one’s needs, and that you can feel good about. Our Senior Living Consultants are experienced, professional and dedicated to helping you find the right option. Here, you will find articles to help make the entire process easier, but please don’t hesitate to contact our team if you’d like no-cost assistance with finding placement.

  1. Finding a home for a former hospital administrator’s mom

    Sue has a unique perspective on the placement process. As a former nurse and hospital administrator, she knows what to look for in a facility or senior living community. After working with Monica Flynn and Mary Golden at A Right Place for Seniors San Diego, here is what she had to say: "These guys w…Read More

  2. How to Pick a Senior Referral Agency

    Finding a great place for your loved one to live is a huge task. Placement agencies (or referral agencies) exist to ease the burden on families. Placement agencies weed out the bad, seek out the good, and show you what you can get for your budget. That said, even picking a placement agency can seem …Read More

  3. Signs Your Loved One May Have Alzheimer’s Disease

    As we age, friends and family members expect certain deficiencies ‘’hearing and vision loss, memory loss, and limited physical mobility. While none of these are ‘normal,’ they are more likely to happen as we get older and are exposed to more injuries, illness, and life experiences. The signs…Read More

  4. The Benefits of Exercise for Seniors Part 2

    Regardless of how old you are, you should make regular exercise a priority in your life. Whether you’re young or old, rich or poor, everyone, and we mean everyone, could benefit from exercise. But, as you age and your body changes, exercises becomes even more important — and more beneficial — …Read More

  5. The Benefits of Exercise for Seniors

    Exercise is important for people of all ages. People were made to move, but unfortunately, in this day and age, sedentary lifestyles have become the norm. The truth is that, no matter how old you are, regular physical activity will help you to become healthier — and to stay that way for a lot long…Read More

  6. Tips to Make Assisted Living More Affordable

    Assisted living facilities are anything but cheap. The costs of living in an assisted living can range anywhere from $2,000 per month all the way up to $5,000 per month. Of course, costs can vary based on where you live, but there are many other additional factors that can affect cost as well, inclu…Read More

  7. Tips for Having the Talk about Senior Care with Your Loved One

    Is it time to have the talk with your loved one about senior care? Needing help is never fun. Many people have a lot of trouble receiving help, and some people don’t even like asking for it! And, if something as simple as asking for help with directions is enough to make someone stubbornly drive i…Read More

  8. Common Mistakes Made When Searching for Assisted Livings

    Don’t let common mistakes lead you down the wrong path when searching for an assisted living facility. Most people are well aware of the fact that some assisted livings facilities are safer and provide a higher level of care than others. It’s just the way life goes. But, the last thing anyone wa…Read More