As individuals approach retirement, one important decision to consider is whether or not to transition into a senior living community. This decision can significantly impact a person’s quality of life, social interactions, and overall well-being, so weighing the pros and cons can be beneficial in helping you make this decision.
As parents age, it is natural for them to need additional care and support. Caring for an older parent can be an overwhelming and challenging responsibility for only children. Without siblings to share the task, it can be difficult to balance caring for your parent with your other responsibilities and commitments.
When it comes to caring for an older parent or family member, there are certain documents that you should ensure your loved one has. From advanced directives and living wills to powers of attorney, it can be overwhelming to understand the purpose of each form and why an aging family member should have one. Since […]
“Solo Ager,” and now Solo Senior, each of these terms can be used to describe the same thing. What does it mean? Are you prepared? How does a Solo Senior plan for the future? Here at Franklin Park®, we break down all these questions and more in our guide for Solo Seniors. What is a […]
When people think of senior living options most of the time, they think of a nursing home or skilled nursing facility. That lack of understanding could be why some people are resistant to the idea of moving into a senior living environment. However, senior living does not have a one-size-fits-all solution, and nursing homes […]