Does My Loved One Need an Assisted Living Facility or a Nursing Home?


When looking into care for an aging loved one, many are surprised to learn how many different options exist. What starts as an attempt to research nursing homes often blossoms into an evaluation of as...


Types of Dementia and Their Causes


If you’ve arrived at this post, it means you’re looking to get up to speed on something you hoped you’d never come across: dementia. Known mostly for its propensity to cause memory loss, dementia affe...


Understanding the Process of Placing a Loved One in a Nursing Home


Whether a recent accident has caused you to fast track putting your loved one in a nursing home, or this is a journey you’ve been on for several years, the process is a trying one full of many emotion...


Does My Loved One Need a Memory Care Facility?


When it comes time to look into long term care for a loved one, there’s a lot of new knowledge to learn. One of the first things people realize in their research is that long term care is not one size...


How to Spot the Early Signs of Alzheimer’s


As our loved one’s age, the spectre of Alzheimer’s Disease can loom large. As something that attacks memory, thinking, and reasoning, it threatens to remove our loved ones from us. We have image...


Regaining Independence: A Day in a Senior Rehabilitation Center


When caring for older loved ones, there’s a lot of coming and going. Between doctor appointments, trips to the store, visits with friends, and even school or work reunions, our elder family members ty...


Coping with the Decision to Place Your Loved One in a Nursing Home


The pesky thing about emotions is that there’s no requirement for them to obey any rhyme or reason. Just because you shouldn’t feel an emotion, doesn’t mean you won’t. Here at The Woodleigh Place Nurs...


Deciding When It’s Time to Place a Loved One in a Nursing Home

The Woodleigh Assisted Living

If you’re reading this post, you’ve got a lot on your mind, and you likely have for quite a while. We know even thinking about placing a loved one in a nursing home can trigger feelings of guilt and f...


Questions to Ask When Choosing a Memory Care Facility

Questions to Ask When Choosing a Memory Care Facility

When your loved one’s struggles with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease have reached a tipping point, a memory care facility is often the right choice for long-term care. These facilities, also known as ...


Why Memory Care Facilities are so Important

Memory Care

Managing the symptoms of Alzheimer’s and Dementia can be heartbreaking. It’s a difficult time for family members as well the person affected. This is why Memory Care units are growing in popularity. H...