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Category: Independent Senior Living

Independent Senior Living is known as 55 + senior communities. Also, known as Retirement Communities & Retirement Living. Here seniors are independent and able to manage their affairs.  They do not need assistance.

As a result, seniors play golf and enjoy the amenities offered.  Events & group trips are available.  These communities are different than Assisted Living Facilities.

Assisted Living Facilities do offer services beyond meals, housekeeping & activities.  Personal care assistance is available for a fee. The state provides over site at these facilities.

Independent Communities typically do not provide services.  Likewise, there is no over site by the state.  Either are good options but depend on life circumstances.

Senior couple walking their dog over park bridge
Independent Senior Living
Shawn McGivney

Group Home for Living Actively with Benefits

Senior citizens today are expected to make up a higher percentage of those living in a group home in Las Vegas. A group home for living actively is also called a senior living home/residential care home and is a community-based care setting in a residential home that allows senior citizens

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Basic Tips Concerning Las Vegas Senior Housing Options

Finding Las Vegas senior housing services that suit your requirements is very easy especially when you know what you need, where to look, and exactly what to find. Senior housing services come in a variety of configurations meant to appeal to a diverse pool of needs. Some people look to

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Las Vegas Senior Housing: Myths & Reality

Aging, for most of us, means adjustments with deteriorating health, which sometimes leaves us requiring round-the-clock assistance from a caregiver. In the US alone, a large number of elderly people require long-term personal care services on a daily basis. Hence, if such is the case, there is no harm in

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Adult day care caregiver with reassuring hand on seniors shoulder
Independent Senior Living
Shawn McGivney

Which is more home like – Residential Care or Assisted Living?

There is much confusion in the name of a case setting.  For example Assisted Living Facility implies this might be a more institutional care setting or facility while a Residential Care Home is more likely a smaller, more personal home with a family style care.  In fact that is generally

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Introduction to Senior Care Alternative Choices

Introduction to Senior Care Alternative Choices In today’s health system we are often lured with the words “quick care” or “urgent care” to describe the type of care we receive. In fact, what we need is continuity of care. Continuity promotes complete care and quality care. Imagine how your experience

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