Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs)
Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs):A community offering a range of services and levels of care, including active and assisted living options.
Helping you speak senior care
Activities of daily living Activities related to the care for and moving of the body, including walking, bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, and eating. Assessment A professional medical overview that covers areas such as medication, ...
Life plan communities
Life plan communities (LPCs): A community offering a range of services and levels of care, including active and assisted living options.
Assisted living communities
Assisted living communities: Residential living arrangement providing individualized personal care, assistance with Activities of Daily Living, help with medications, and services such as laundry and housekeeping. Licensed to provide care and support ...
Retirement community:Community exclusively for seniors. Access to social activities, valet services, and in-house support systems. The staff does not take on the general responsibility for the safety and well-being of the adult.
Memory care:Long-term assisted living and supervised care designed for people living with memory issues such as dementia.