Aging family members usually choose to live independently as they worry about becoming an emotional and financial liability for their children. However, their current medical conditions could mean that independence is no longer possible. Knowing that your family members are aging healthily and happily under the best care can ease your worries. Residents also can allay their concerns of being liabilities for their children. Here, we have listed some of the important benefits of assisted living for seniors.
Having Round the Clock Care and Supervision
Older adults are prone to falling in their homes, as such living alone can be worrying should any mishaps or accidents happen to them. In an assisted living community, there’s always staff around to keep a lookout and provide immediate help should any accidents occur. Neighbors, friends, and fellow residents can also check in on another so there isn’t much to worry about in case of any emergency.
Abundant Fitness Opportunities and Good Nutrition
Many assisted living communities provide excellent state-of-the-art fitness amenities and senior-specific programs to enhance the health and fitness of the residents. There is also a diverse array of classes such as strength exercises, water aerobics, and lap swimming, which aids in the reduction of joint and muscle inflammations. On top of that, dining options like restaurants implement nutritionist-approved menus, ensuring your loved ones will get delicious and nutritious meals daily.
Strong Community Support
Isolation, loneliness, and depression are some of what older adults usually face when living alone. By being part of a community, they can reignite their love for life by fostering new connections and support with other residents. Your loved ones can find friends sharing the same hobbies and interests, which further enhances their feeling of support and belonging to the community. The extra bond will also lead to higher attendances for the scheduled activities and events that are specially designed for residents
Customized Care Plans
An assisted living community takes into account all the residents with varying medical or dietary needs and ensures these are strictly adhered to by the staff on-site. For instance, residents with diabetes will receive very different care and treatment than those who suffer from dementia. Your loved ones will be given highly personalized care plans that cater to the required medical or social needs.
If your loved one is suffering from dementia or a memory condition, our exclusive exclusive SHINE® Memory Care program at Lakeside At Mallard Landing is an ideal solution. We offer our residents comprehensive care and engagement by professionally trained staff, so as to improve the quality of life of our residents with memory-related problems.
Get the Best Assisted Living Care at Lakeside At Mallard Landing
If you or a loved one need assistance with day-to-day activities, then Lakeside At Mallard Landing senior assisted living program is the perfect solution for your needs. We provide a diverse array of resort-style amenities and services which include home maintenance, fitness lessons, and fine dining while giving residents the benefit of a personalized care plan.
Contact us today to inquire about our programs.