Is it time to move to Assisted Living?

Posted by Kristina Law on Feb 27, 2015

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Is it time to move to Assisted Living? - There are many people that are thinking about their options as their parents age, but one of the most common questions we hear is about the right timing. It is a big question, luckily there are 6 major signs that can help you determine the answer.

Deciding to move mom or dad to a facility is never easy, and caregiver guilt and grief are common reactions to moving loved ones out of their homes. As Rita Vasquez puts it this way, “We lose our family member twice: once to the disease, and again when they pass.” Caregivers may wonder if they could or should have done more; they may feel separation anxiety in moving their loved one to another location. If family dynamics are difficult—if, for instance, a caregiver caring for a parent had an unhappy childhood—that may further complicate the decision process.

However you may have a peace of mind knowing that assisted living in Highland Utah as an industry is here to help you. We know this can be a difficult time, and the expense is always a concern. That’s why we try to make it easier for you with an all-inclusive, affordable package.

We are family owned since 1998 & we take pride in providing excellent Assisted Living Services, Alzheimer’s & Memory Care, Long-Term Care & Respite Care. We serve in the following Utah County areas: American Fork, Pleasant Grove, Cedar Hills, Alpine, Highland, Lehi, Saratoga Springs, Orem and Provo.

When your loved one moves into Bel Aire Senior Living in American Fork, we take care of their daily needs. We are happy to provide assistance with ADLs (activities of daily living) such as Bathing, Dressing, Oral Hygiene, Ambulating/Transferring, Night Assistance, Eating, Incontinence Care/Bathroom Assistance, Memory Issues/ Wandering and Medication Management.

Housekeeping, laundry, three meals a day and a snack each day, are also included. We have also implemented a hydration program to ensure that your loved one does not have to suffer from symptoms related to dehydration.


Watch this short video to learn about the 6 signs that will tell you if it is time to move to Assisted Living Facility:



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