What is Assisted Living?

What is Assisted Living? The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) defines as a long-term care option that combines housing, support services, and healthcare, as needed. Assisted living is designed for individuals who require assistance with everyday activities such as meals, medication management or assistance, bathing, dressing, and… Read More

What is Memory Care?

What is Memory Care? Although assisted living communities may have memory care on the premises, the two types of care are not synonymous. Memory care is a distinct form of long-term skilled nursing that specifically caters to patients with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and other types… Read More

Paying for Assisted Living in Texas

In 2016, the average cost of assisted living nationwide was $3,628. Alzheimer’s and dementia care in assisted living costs, on average, an additional $1,150 per month, or $5,100 per month. Costs vary dramatically from state to state. In the South and Mid-West, the average monthly costs… Read More