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Tips for Touring Assisted Living Communities

Finding the right assisted living facility for your loved one is one of the most important decisions you can make. We’ve compiled the top elements to look for when assessing a senior assisted living community.  During your visit, consider the quality of care that your loved one may receive. The decision of “if, when and…

How You Can Help Texas Tornado Victims

If you want to provide assistance, the Red Cross can be reached at 800-RED-CROSS (733-2767) or redcross.org. One fast option to help provide disaster relief is to text REDCROSS to 90999 to give $10 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief. In the Dallas-Fort Worth area, people also can make a monetary donation to support the disaster response efforts by…

2016 Caring Star Award

We are pleased to announce that our Silver Creek Assisted Living location in Garland, Texas has been awarded the 2016 Caring Star Award by caring.com. Our community has been selected as a Caring Star of 2016 for service excellence in Assisted Living Care. In ratings and reviews from older adults and their family members, Silver…

10 Things Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Your Blood Tests

Typical routine blood tests include the complete blood count, also called CBC, to measure your red and white blood cell numbers as well as hemoglobin and other numbers. This test can uncover anemia, infection, and even cancer of the blood. Another common blood test is the basic metabolic panel to check your heart, kidney and…

How to Recognize Signs It’s Time for Assisted Living

Signs that Your Loved One May Need Assisted Living Moving a family member into residential care is never an easy decision. However, there are some telltale signs that caregivers can look for in order to recognize when it’s time for assisted living: Wandering: In later stages of dementia, the risk posed by wandering becomes much greater,…