How to Transition from Home to an Assisted Living Community

Transition to Assisted Living Community

Assisted living makes it possible to live comfortably while receiving the care you need. However, knowing that assisted living is the best possible option for you doesn’t necessarily make the transition from home to an assisted living community any easier. The adjustment may be emotional and intimidating, especially if you have lived in your home … Read more

The Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia-Related Diseases

Take Note of Any Behavioral or Personality Changes While “senior moments” are certainly a part of the aging process, there is a difference between occasional forgetfulness and Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Sometimes, the signs of dementia are obvious, but other times the signs are more subtle, and it can be difficult to tell the difference … Read more

The Importance of Individualized Memory Care

With the right memory care, improvements in quality of life and relationships with loved ones are possible. Has your elderly loved one been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or another dementia-related disease? Memory care services can be very beneficial to both them and your entire family, but they must be given by a reputable memory care community … Read more

How Living an “Inspired Life” Benefits Residents and Families

About Maple Ridge Lodge’s Lifestyles & Activities Program The Inspired Life Program at Maple Ridge Lodge is designed to combine the old with the new, providing a comprehensive buffet of activities and social interactions. Familiar activities are offered along with new experiences to allow residents of our senior housing community to live as full a … Read more

What Does Memory Care Mean?

What Does Memory Care Mean?

The Basics of Memory Care Memory loss is relatively common among aging adults and almost a certainty for those with conditions of dementia such as Alzheimer’s. The loss of memory is often associated with confusion, frustration, and lower quality of life. After all, memory loss not only results in impaired cognitive function but changes in … Read more

Signs that Your Loved One Needs Memory Care

Signs that Your Loved One Needs Memory Care

And How Maple Ridge Can Help Do you think your loved one is in need of memory care? Memory loss can happen gradually or quickly, but the result can be emotionally painful for everyone involved. Early signs of memory loss may be seen when someone forgets words or dates. As memory loss worsens, symptoms can … Read more