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How to Find an Assisted Living Community — Part 3

This is the third article in a four-part series about finding an assisted living facility for 82-year-old Sally.  Please click here for Part 1 with some background info. And click here for Part 2 about our visit to Assisted Living Community “A.”   Her story continues below . . . . Sally and I were running …

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How to Find an Assisted Living Community — Part 1

One caregiving question I’m asked often is, “How do I find the best assisted living facility for my aging parents?” Recently I received a request to help Sally, an 82-year-young woman, with no family living nearby, find an assisted living facility to move into. Her family living cross-country asked me to be their “eyes and …

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How to Find an Assisted Living Community — Part 2

This is the second part in a four-part series.  Please click here for Part 1 with background about finding an Assisted Living residence for Sally. Meeting Sally On a Saturday morning I met Sally at her friend’s home, where she was living temporarily, and off we went to visit the first of two Assisted Living …

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How to Find an Assisted Living Community — Part 4

This is the final part in our series about how we found the best assisted living facility for 82-year-old Sally to live in.   Please click here to read the back story, and click here and here to read about our visits to the Assisted Living communities under consideration.  Below is the outcome of our …

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