Assisted living: A community setting licensed to care for seven or more residents. The assisted living facility (ALF) provides room and board and help with activities of daily living (ADL). Search for a community
What is Independent living?
Independent living: Private quarters with access to assistive services like housekeeping, social activities, transportation, emergency help, and security. Find independent living community
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.
What is Memory Care?
Memory Care: Memory care provides a safe, structured long-term care environment with set routines to lower stress for people with Alzheimer's or dementia. Find an assisted living community
Life plan communities
Life Plan Community Life plan communities (LPCs): A community offering a range of services and levels of care, including active and assisted living options. Life Plan Community