How to Help an Aging Loved One
Assisted Living and Memory Care
Steadman Hill Assisted Living at Asbury Place Kingsport
Are you noticing these worrisome signs of age-related declines?
- Increased house clutter: A major indicator of a person’s well-being when it is not the norm, piles of clothes, cluttered countertops, or old food in the fridge are signs of mobility or cognitive issues or a lack of energy.
- Trouble walking: A shuffling gait, unsteadiness, and holding onto things are indicators of balance and mobility declines that can lead to falls.
- Financial issues: Falling behind on financial matters and bills, as well as donations to unknown organizations, odd credit card payments and checks need immediate attention.
See our articles on Difficult Conversations, Keys to Quality Assisted Living, and Assisted Living Versus Nursing Care below. We are happy to share our resources and experience – and guide you through what can be a challenging process. Contact Suzy Cloyd at (423) 830-8502 or select Asbury Place Kingsport in the form.
For more than 30 years, Steadman Hill Assisted Living at Asbury Place Kingsport has been providing safe solutions to complex problems with loving care.
Help for Aging Parents: Having the Difficult Conversation
Figuring out how to sensitively handle your concerns when a parent is encountering age-related declines is, hands down, one of the greatest challenges you will face as a child. Doing so reverses...
Comparing Assisted Living Communities
Although assisted living is not a subject we’re eager to think about, embracing supportive services as we age is often the best way to maintain an active, independent lifestyle.
Assisted Living Versus Nursing Care
Long-term care isn’t a topic most of us want to think about, and for good reason. Understanding the services available and their pros and cons can be complicated. Here's a quick primer.
Person-Centered, Engaging Assisted Living
Finding quality assisted living or memory care community for Mom or Dad means weighing many factors. One of those is the emphasis placed on sensory stimulation, which is key to our health.