Entries by Bild Company

Assisted Living 101: Activities of Daily Living

Younger, more able-bodied people often take for granted the ease at which they are able to perform daily tasks such as bathing, dressing, and food preparation. As we age, not only do these tasks become more difficult–they can pose a threat to our safety. According to the National Council on Aging, one in four adults […]

Help! Mom Doesn’t Think She Needs Assisted Living

Assisted living communities can provide dynamic settings to truly thrive as one ages up. However, making a shift in one’s life can be challenging–even if the shift will be rewarding and beneficial in the long term. As an adult child of an aging parent, you may find that your mother or father will insist that […]

Home Health vs. Assisted Living: Making the Right Choice

At one time, your monthly visits to Dad were enough to help him maintain independence. But now…mowing the lawn and doing small repairs around the house can’t provide the care he needs. If you recognize your parent requires more involved support, such as medication management or prepared meals, you may be debating between home health […]