Are you worried about your loved one living home alone? Did you visit them recently only to see an empty fridge and stove that had been left on for hours? It’s time for your loved one to move. Many are reluctant about going to a Senior Care Facility, but it is worth it and they will thank you for it eventually.
Nursing Homes in Tacoma are the highest level of care your senior can receive without being in a hospital. What this means is, first we must determine if a Nursing Home is right for your loved one. There are many other kinds of senior care that do not offer 24-hour care, but instead offer minor to moderate care. Depending on what your loved one is struggling with, they may be more suited to Assisted Living Facilities or Adult Family Homes—for example.
However if your senior is having difficulty taking care of themselves and are becoming ill from the lack of care, then Nursing Homes in Tacoma are the safest bet.
First, you must dispel the notion that Nursing Homes are gloomy, brooding locations. This stereotype is so well-believed that many of the Nursing Homes today have actually undergone remodeling to look more like a home. The staff have even invited seniors to bring their furniture to make their rooms more their own.
Most Nursing Homes in Tacoma actually are quite lively. This is due to the outdoor areas where your senior can get in touch with nature and plant in the gardens without being in harm’s way. There are also plenty of amenities to keep seniors engaged and entertained. Most of all, the liveliness is energized by the community.
At a Nursing Community, your senior is surrounded by their peers, many of whom are in similar standing. Conversation and socializing help to keep seniors healthy and happy. It engages them in a way that individual activities cannot. This is why there are so many amenities and events available, to keep seniors socializing and making use of the community. This is also what makes the staff so unique.
The staff at Nursing Homes in Tacoma are wonderfully eager people who don’t treat seniors like patients but like residents. The staff are there to take up all the responsibilities of daily tasks, so your senior can enjoy their life. Without worrying about bills, cooking, cleaning, travelling and so on, your senior is able to enjoy life without any of the responsibilities that bog them down. As we’ve said, the most common response of seniors is “Why didn’t we do this sooner?”
At Concierge Care Advisors, we walk you through the process—literally. We will tour the facilities with you to make sure they are not only to your liking, but so you can get a feel for the general environment—we even encourage you to visit a few times so you can see what it’s like on a daily basis. There can be many challenges in finding the right kind of care for your senior, but we’re here to help.
Contact Concierge Care Advisors about Nursing Homes in Tacoma today!