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3 Ways to Manage Senior Loneliness

3 Ways to Manage Senior Loneliness

As we age, it becomes more difficult to keep our social circles active. The once busy household is now quiet, as the children who once ran through the house are now grown and have moved out on their own. Family members may have moved away, as well as friends and...

What Is the Mission at Agua Fria?

What Is the Mission at Agua Fria?

The Mission at Agua Fria is more than just an assisted living community—it is home. It’s a place that offers everything you need to ensure that you or your loved one can age gracefully while surrounded by quality care, expertise, love, socialization, and safety. We...

3 Senior Balance Exercises That Will Help You Stay Safe

3 Senior Balance Exercises That Will Help You Stay Safe

When we’re young and able-bodied, we tend to take some of our physical abilities for granted. Once we’re able to walk on our own, it’s easy to just walk and not think about how it’s not as easy for some as it is for others. As we age, our senses start declining, which...

What to Expect When You Tour Peoria Senior Apartments

What to Expect When You Tour Peoria Senior Apartments

There are a lot of good options for senior living situations available to you nowadays, so it’s worth your time and effort to make sure that the community you choose is a good fit for you and your needs. Before deciding, you should take a personal inventory of your...

3 Tips to Help You Transition to Memory Care

3 Tips to Help You Transition to Memory Care

Transitioning to memory care can be a demanding and emotional time. The effects of dementia or Alzheimer’s can become too much for one caregiver or family member to handle, and it may be time to start looking at a new situation that’s less stressful for everyone. At...

How Do I Pay for Care Costs at the Mission at Agua Fria?

How Do I Pay for Care Costs at the Mission at Agua Fria?

At the Mission at Agua Fria, we understand that the costs of assisted living are high and may cause a financial burden for your family. This is why we want to help you manage the cost of assisted living and figure out how you can pay for care at the Mission at Agua...

When Should I Stop Driving?

When Should I Stop Driving?

Driving is a convenience that allows for independence among adults. It feels good to have the option to pick up and go whenever you want, but as you age, you may be wondering if senior driving is a good idea. Continuing to drive into older age can come with a higher...

3 Ways to Fight Memory Loss

3 Ways to Fight Memory Loss

Memory loss can happen naturally with age due to the fact that, as we grow older, there is a gradual loss of brain cells. Many times, it’s entirely out of our control. However, there are ways that you can help to fight memory loss before it occurs or to prevent it...

What Do Seniors Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine?

What Do Seniors Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine?

The coronavirus pandemic has been a very scary time for everyone, and for seniors especially, as they are more at risk. Thankfully, there is now a vaccine available. But there is a lot of information out there, some unclear or misleading, so it’s understandable to...

3 Tips to Help Seniors Get Energized for Their Day

3 Tips to Help Seniors Get Energized for Their Day

The golden years sound like a wonderful part of our lives to look forward to. We work hard our whole lives to finally reach that golden age of retirement, when we can relax and enjoy life without the burden of an alarm clock and daily work goals bogging us down each...