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. Find a Continuing care retirement community
What is Palliative Care?
Palliative Care: Care available at any stage of an illness that attends to physical, emotional and spiritual needs. For some more information ...
What is a Geriatric Assessment?
Geriatric Assessment: A professional medical overview that covers areas such as medication, behavior, needs, activity preferences, and daily routines. The goal of an assessment is to pick up clues early before they cause a significant impact on your ...
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. Senior Living ...
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