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3 Questions To Ask When Touring Senior Apartments In Peoria AZ

3 Questions To Ask When Touring Senior Apartments In Peoria AZ

As we age, we often require assistance with daily tasks, especially if we require memory care. However, needing assistance doesn’t mean we can’t thrive.  A great senior living community will not only offer help with the activities of daily living, such as dressing,...

How to Talk to Your Parent About Assisted Living

How to Talk to Your Parent About Assisted Living

Discussing assisted living with a parent can be a difficult conversation. They may fear a loss of independence or comfort, and that fear can make them defensive. As the adult child of an aging parent, you may wish to just avoid the topic altogether. As your parent...

What To Do If a Senior With Dementia Wanders Off

What To Do If a Senior With Dementia Wanders Off

If you have a loved one with dementia, keeping them safe is your top priority and often the source of much of your stress. If they should escape your watchful eye, their unexplained absence can cause fear in family and friends. If you’re wondering what to do or how to...

Do You Need Assisted Living?

Do You Need Assisted Living?

As we age, living on our own can become increasingly challenging. We may start finding tasks that once were completed without a thought now becoming harder to do. Some tasks may become scary or dangerous and may even put us at risk for falling or other health...

What to Expect From Assisted Living in Peoria AZ

What to Expect From Assisted Living in Peoria AZ

You have entered the next chapter of your life, and that can often mean a new place to live, such as moving to an assisted living community. An assisted living community will provide you with the assistance you need and desire but also give you as much independence as...

Improve a Senior’s Quality of Life With Memory Care

Improve a Senior’s Quality of Life With Memory Care

Deciding to move your loved one to memory care may be a difficult choice. After all, your loved one is leaving their familiar surroundings, and having a new caretaker may seem like a vast change in their everyday life. Finding assisted living for your loved one may...

Healthy Eating Is Important for Seniors

Healthy Eating Is Important for Seniors

Going from growing up in the 1950s to the present has been a bit of a culture shock for most Baby Boomers. They grew up when home-cooked, sit-down family dinners were the norm, not fast food and takeout. As you might expect, when it comes to healthy eating, seniors...

3 Reasons To Be a Senior Volunteer

3 Reasons To Be a Senior Volunteer

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? You may have a misconception that volunteering is just for people younger than you, but that isn’t the case. Senior volunteerism is becoming more and more popular. In your retirement years, you may have a lot of extra time...

Why Do Seniors Prefer Somewhere Warm When Choosing Senior Living?

Why Do Seniors Prefer Somewhere Warm When Choosing Senior Living?

Are you a senior who is looking to move somewhere warm to spend your retirement years? Or are you someone who has just wondered why seniors tend to prefer somewhere warm when choosing senior living? Well, there are a few reasons for it. At the Mission at Agua Fria, we...

What Do Assisted Living Communities Do for Fun

What Do Assisted Living Communities Do for Fun

No matter what age we are, we are all in need of some type of fun on a regular basis. Having fun and keeping active helps keep our minds sharp and our bodies healthy. Maintaining a positive mindset helps us stay engaged in our daily lives and makes daily living more...