One of the biggest decisions as we move towards Retirement, is whether or not we will continue to live at home or move into a retirement community.
Regardless of what your intentions may be, chances are they may change depending on your health, or the health of a loved one. It’s important to know what all your options are, make sure you have the resources needed, and that you have experts to guide you every step of the way. Which is why we’ve provided a list of Resources below you may find helpful.
When you, or your loved one, are ready to choose retirement living or need to bring care into your home, you may feel lost in the sea of choices. At CayCare, they offer the caring support you need to navigate those decisions.
Their knowledgeable team knows the options. They are familiar with the homes and facilities in your preferred area. They know who can provide a higher level of care, who has longevity with their staff, and what social environments are available. This can be a stressful transition and their skilled team will do everything they can to make it as smooth as possible. They will use their 15+ years of experience to connect you with the right care and services so you are empowered to make the very best choice.
Looking for care at home? They will listen to your needs and wants and cater their in-home care search to find the best care options within your family care plan. Transitioning from the home or bringing in care does not have to be an overwhelming process. Visit them online at: www.CayCare.com to take their FREE Pre-Planning Evaluation -or- Call us toll-free: 844-582-7767
ACRE - Angela Cochran Real Estate
Senior Real Estate Specialist. Real Estate Solutions for Real Life. Serving Gig Harbor, Fox Island, Raft Island, Olalla, Port Orchard, Manchester, Key Peninsula, and Tacoma. Contact Angela Cochran at 253-466-7000.
GenCare Lifestyle Tacoma
You can enjoy life your way at the new GenCare LifeStyle Tacoma at Point Ruston!
Promoting a healthy and active lifestyle GenCare provides the opportunities you need to maintain your emotional, physical, spiritual and mental well-being while making the best of your retirement.
Their beautiful community is part of the waterfront resort inspired village at Point Ruston, you’ll enjoy panoramic views of Commencement Bay, The Cascade Mountains and Mt. Rainier. Surround yourself with the best of Pacific Northwest living. Eat, Play, Shop, Dine, and Live!
You will have your own beautifully appointed urban 1 bedroom/studio, 1 bedroom, or 2-bedroom luxury apartment designed for your complete comfort. Whether you are looking for Independent Living, the support of Assisted Living, or round-the-clock Memory Care, GenCare will free you up from your daily tasks and chores, so you can rediscover what makes you feel revitalized, happy and fulfilled.
Specializing in Care Management and In-Home Care
Sound Options has been both a pioneer in Professional Geriatric Care Management and a major influence throughout the nation as a leading provider of care management-led home care services. Their Professional Geriatric Care Management team (Registered Nurses, Licensed Social Workers and Licensed Counselors) is made up of “Expert Advocates” trained in elder care and complex family needs.
Answers for Elders Radio
Helping families to navigate the complicated world of Eldercare
You can hear the show on 820AM KGNW The Word Seattle at 1PM Saturdays and on 1590 AM KLFE The Answer on 1PM Saturdays, and 9PM Sundays.
Elder Care Matters
ElderCareMatters is America’s National Elder Care / Senior Care Resource Directory that includes: Thousands of “Verified” Listings of Elder Care / Senior Care Professionals.
Compassionate Senior Referrals
Senior Referral Specialists helping seniors with placement of Retirement, Assisted Living, Adult Family Homes, Memory Care, Hospice and other In-Home Care options. Download a brochure here.
The Senior Scene
Senior Media Services serves the information needs of seniors in Pierce and King counties with their monthly newspaper, “Senior Scene” and a yearly directory called “Where To Turn.” Both publications are distributed free.
3rd Act Magazine
3rd Act Magazine endeavors to inform, inspire, and entertain older adults. Their stories and articles challenge worn-out perceptions of aging and offer a dynamic new vision: Aging is good, let’s celebrate and embrace this stage of life, and let’s age together with confidence.
Department of Veteran’s Affairs
(800) 329-8387 x71234
Social Security Administration
A Guide to Hospice Care?
Download Your FREE Consumer Guide HERE!
Do You Qualify for Financial Assistance for Nursing Care?
Download Your FREE Consumer Guide HERE!
We are excited to offer access to a Care Library, an educational resource for Aging-in-Place and Caregiving Solutions. Care Library includes:
- Quick Care Tips (No-cost / Low-cost Practical Solutions) for active daily living
- Careguide Library (Self-assessments / Current & Relevant Professional Articles)
- Age-In-Place Guides (Smart Care Planning and Preventive Action Steps)
- Senior Health Newsletter (Aging Loved Ones enjoy these community-based articles)
- Caregiver Newsletter (Family caregivers learn to reduce stress & build support teams)
- Experts-on-Call has Complimentary Specialists that can help with questions and resources.
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Review our CARE LIBRARY for FREE aging-in-place & caregiving solutions
Our library is a no-cost website full of valuable information, selfassessments and care advice to enhance health and independence, improve caregiving, assist with aging-in-place, and improve quality-of-life for the whole family.