Senior Housing: Seven Services to Get on Track

Need different living options for you or a senior in your life?

OSenior Housing, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Adult Family Home, Independent Livingur mission is to help seniors find solutions to their senior housing and/or care needs, treating them with value and compassion.

1. Our Area of Service for Senior Housing & Care Options:

We serve seniors in the areas of Whatcom, Skagit, and Northern Snohomish Counties. If you live in or would like to move to one of these Counties in Washington State, give us a call at (360) 856-9023.

2. Assess Your Situation

First of all, we listen to your situation or that of a senior in your life. Furthermore, we consider the senior’s current living setting, care needs, desired social environment, Read More

Sharing the Care–Lyn and Bill Roche

Book cover for Sharing the Care. When Someone You Love Resides in an Adult Care Facility

Sharing the Care

Book Review: Sharing the Care–A practical, easy read for the caregiver

Written in 2004, Sharing the Care, by Lyn and Bill Roche, has timeless value. Furthermore, the wisdom  applies whether your loved one lives in a care community or resides with you. Never regret the effort you put into your relationship with loved ones, even if this effort is not reciprocated. This short, concise book addresses care-taking issues, teamwork, and balancing life with care giving. Also, it encourages and gives ideas for reaching out on various communication levels. Each page contains one short care issue and a great Read More

Functional Fitness-Use It or Lose It!

Senior Golfing

Fitness Over Fifty!

The importance of Functional Fitness for successful active aging

Simply put, Functional Fitness is exercise that mimics and prepares the body for the activities of living.  Exercises focus on combining strength and balance, power and agility, by using multiple muscle groups and complex movements, just as we use our bodies in real life. Think about some common, everyday activities. You put groceries away on the top shelf of the cupboard or pull a roast out of the oven.  Ladies walk up the stairs while carrying a purse. Watch that step over a Read More

Retirement Housing Options

What Questions Are You Asking About Retirement Housing?
Questions About Retirement Housing | Mount Vernon | Anacortes | Burlington | Bellingham | Sedro-Woolley | Washington

Questions About Retirement Housing

New questions tend to surface as we start thinking about retirement.  Where have the time and the energy gone? The stairs to the bedroom have turned into the feat of climbing Baker. Likewise, the yard seemingly gets bigger every year. Consequently, these issues spur on more and more questions. Things change and, as a result, the questions get more difficult to answer. Here we will look at the questions and consider some options in retirement housing.

What questions are you asking about retirement housing?  Is there a need for a smaller home? Similarly, is it time for retirement housing where you can be independent, but do not have to manage yard and property? Even Read More