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3 Signs of Memory Loss That You Should See a Doctor For

3 Signs of Memory Loss That You Should See a Doctor For

Everyone forgets things from time to time. As we get older, age-related memory loss is normal. However, memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a sign of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease and should not be ignored. If you or a loved one is experiencing memory...

What’s Next After Your Loved One Moves Into Memory Care in Peoria?

What’s Next After Your Loved One Moves Into Memory Care in Peoria?

If your loved one has dementia, you may be wondering exactly what happens once someone transitions to a memory care community. After all, you may have been the primary caretaker for your loved one up until this point, and it’s only natural to have some questions about...

3 Benefits of Assisted Living for Seniors

3 Benefits of Assisted Living for Seniors

With so many senior living alternatives, it can be difficult to comprehend the benefits of each type of care. The benefits of assisted living at the Mission at Agua Fria include a blend of compassionate care that assists elders with daily living activities and a...

Is Peoria AZ a Good Place for Seniors to Live?

Is Peoria AZ a Good Place for Seniors to Live?

If you are looking for a senior living community for you or a family member, location is important. Not only do you want to make sure the community is close so that your family can easily come to visit, but you also want to make sure it’s in an area that is a good...

4 Features of Exceptional Senior Living

4 Features of Exceptional Senior Living

When your elderly relatives are looking for a home where they can spend their golden years, you don’t want them to live just anywhere. It’s natural to want to ensure your loved ones are getting the best experience possible in their later life, after all. When you help...

How Do Memory Care and Assisted Living Care Differ?

How Do Memory Care and Assisted Living Care Differ?

If you've been exploring an assisted living community for yourself or a loved one, you may have come across the phrases “memory care” and “assisted living.” If so, you may be wondering what exactly the difference is between the two. The Mission at Agua Fria Senior...

Will Memory Care Improve a Senior’s Life?

Will Memory Care Improve a Senior’s Life?

Watching a loved one age could quickly become overwhelming as they go through one of the most vulnerable moments in their entire lives. Alzheimer's, dementia, and any form of memory disorder deprive individuals of their ability to make sound judgments and observations...

What Are the Medical Requirements for Assisted Living?

What Are the Medical Requirements for Assisted Living?

When is the right time for you or your loved one to enter assisted living? This can be a difficult decision to make. But if you’re unsure, you should know that there can be general requirements that determine whether an individual is even eligible, and that’s where...

4 Tips for Medication Safety for Seniors

4 Tips for Medication Safety for Seniors

Medications are essential because they help us live longer and healthier lives. The CDC says that 82 percent of American adults take at least one medication and 29 percent take five or more. This is because our bodies change as we grow older. We are no longer as...

What to Look for in a Retirement Community in Peoria AZ

What to Look for in a Retirement Community in Peoria AZ

Are you looking for a retirement community in Peoria, AZ? It can be overwhelming. How do you even start looking? At the Mission at Agua Fria senior living, we know a thing or two about retirement communities and are here to help you. Here are some things you should...