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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...

What Does a Memory Care Nurse Do?

What Does a Memory Care Nurse Do?

As parents and older relatives age, it often falls on the younger generation to take care of them. This can be a welcomed adjustment, but it becomes much more difficult when the aging process involves memory impairment. When seniors begin to lose their memories,...

4 Amenities to Expect from Peoria Assisted Living

4 Amenities to Expect from Peoria Assisted Living

Choosing the perfect location for our senior loved ones to live both safely and happily is difficult. Your parents are getting older, and those everyday tasks that they once completed without a thought when younger now require a bit more help to complete. You want to...

What Can I Do to Prevent Pneumonia?

What Can I Do to Prevent Pneumonia?

With the change of seasons comes a rise in sickness, especially when it comes to pneumonia. But there are actions that you can take to help prevent pneumonia from happening to you, even if you live in a senior living community. At the Mission at Agua Fria, we want to...