Caregiving

Caregiving for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be a full-time job and one that comes with a rollercoaster of emotions. Brookdale is dedicated to walking with you on this journey. Lori Hill, Brookdale’s manager of Optimum Life and family engagement, and other guest bloggers, provide resources and tips while sharing their caregiving experience.

Men are Caregivers Too

Juliet Holt Klinger March 22, 2018

When we think of a caregiver for someone with dementia, a picture of a woman normally comes to mind for most of us. After all, approximately two-thirds of caregivers are ... Read more

How to Talk to Your Parents about Money, Health and Estate Planning

Brookdale Senior Living December 16, 2017

Sometimes conversations about planning for a senior’s later years seem so difficult they are delayed until a medical crisis forces the family’s hand. Read more

Holidays with Senior Parents: Three Signs Their Health Might Be Failing

Kim Estes November 17, 2017

One of the most stressful events a long-distance caregiver can experience is coming home for the holidays and realizing that things simply are not right with Mom and Dad. I’ve talked ... Read more