What is Assisted Living?
Assisted LIving Assisted living: Assisted living is a type of housing designed for people who need various levels of medical and personal care. Services often include: One to three meals a day Monitoring of medication Personal care, including ...
What is Independent living?
Independent living: Private quarters with access to assistive services like housekeeping, social activities, transportation, emergency help, and security.
Activities of daily living
Activities of daily living: Activities related to the care for and moving of the body, including walking, bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, and eating.
Life plan communities
Life plan communities (LPCs): A community offering a range of services and levels of care, including active and assisted living options.
Boarding and Care home
Boarding and Care home: Home in a residential area designed to provide a room, meals, laundry, supervision, and varying levels of assistance with care provided. Different levels of support exist. In many states, Board and Care Homes are licensed or ...