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4 Tips for Eating Healthy for Senior Health

4 Tips for Eating Healthy for Senior Health

As we grow older, our bodies require different things. The one change we might notice most is that our metabolisms slow down. If you don’t pay attention to this fun new feature of your body, you may experience weight gain as you age. Unfortunately, weight gain in...

The Mission at Agua Fria Senior Living Offers Two Types of Care

The Mission at Agua Fria Senior Living Offers Two Types of Care

The Mission at Agua Fria senior living in Peoria, Arizona is proud to be a leader in senior housing. The Mission senior living community includes assisted living and memory care services. By offering two types of care, we make things easier for residents and their...

What Is Included in a Care Plan for the Elderly?

What Is Included in a Care Plan for the Elderly?

If you’ve been tasked with the care of an aging loved one, you may be wondering where to begin. The Mission at Agua Fria Senior Living can help. Drafting care plans for our community residents is one of our specialties. Here’s what should be included in a care plan...

3 Tips for Self-Care for Seniors in 2022

3 Tips for Self-Care for Seniors in 2022

Taking care of yourself is very important for your all-around health. However, too many seniors don’t take time for self-care, but doing so can make a world of difference to maintain and improve your health, happiness, and quality of life. Make self-care one of your...

3 FAQs About Assisted Living and Their Answers

3 FAQs About Assisted Living and Their Answers

When it comes time to think about moving yourself or a loved one into an assisted living community, you probably have a lot of questions. At the Mission at Agua Fria Senior Living, we’re here to help. Our professional team can answer any questions you have about...

Should I Get Long-Term Care Insurance?

Should I Get Long-Term Care Insurance?

From health insurance to life insurance to disability insurance, it may seem as though there are an endless number of insurance options available. It can leave you questioning which ones you should opt into and which ones you should pass up. The truth is, we can never...

Helping Mom Move Into Memory Care

Helping Mom Move Into Memory Care

Making the decision to move your mom, or any parent, into memory care is not an easy decision. But there are some things you can learn about memory care communities to prepare for in advance that will make the transition a bit easier, both for you and your mom. Our...

4 Tips to Help Seniors Manage Diabetes

4 Tips to Help Seniors Manage Diabetes

The CDC states that diabetes is a serious disease and there are ways to manage it, and so long as you do, it’s not going to be something that overtakes your life. More and more US adults are diagnosed with diabetes every year. If you are one of those, there are a...

What Are the Criteria for Needing Assisted Living?

What Are the Criteria for Needing Assisted Living?

As we age, many of us slowly lose the ability to care for ourselves. While many seniors are able to continue living at home and adjust to the changes that come with age, others are not and may need to change their living situations. Some seniors qualify for in-home...

4 Great Reasons to Take a Walk

4 Great Reasons to Take a Walk

We have all heard about the positive effects walking can have on our health, and this continues to be just as important, if not even more so, as we age. This is one of the main reasons why we are proud to have a beautiful outdoor courtyard here at the Mission at Agua...