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Assisted Living Or In-Home Care? Comparing Costs In West Seattle

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Mar 6, 2019 5:08:00 AM
Deciding when to move from one’s own home into a community living arrangement can be difficult. For most people, cost is a significant factor in choosing a retirement community. In fact, the cost of elder care is significant, which is why it is important to make sure that you gather as much information as possible about the pros and cons of the various elder care options.
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Tags: West Seattle Senior Living, Cost of Senior Living Community in West Seattle, Levels of Care, How to Choose a Retirement Community

Retirement Community Living: What Can I Afford?

Posted by Jim Coumbs on Oct 7, 2018 8:17:00 AM
Without a doubt, one of the most frequently asked question about retirement community living is “What’s it going to cost?” Your exact cost for living in a retirement community will, of course, vary—depending on the size of your apartment, your personal care services and any other available amenities you choose.
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Tags: West Seattle Senior Living, Cost of Senior Living Community in West Seattle

How to Identify and Reduce Caregiver Stress: FAQ Explored

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jul 19, 2016 6:00:00 AM
Caring for a family member is a wonderful act of love, but it can also take a toll on your own mental and physical health. Caregiver stress is a real problem for many, but it can be difficult to recognize and treat. Here are some commonly asked questions about caregiving stress.
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Tags: Assisted Living in West Seattle, Cost of Senior Living Community in West Seattle, Healthy Seniors in West Seattle Living

Dealing with Tough Emotions as Your Parent Ages

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jun 8, 2016 11:30:00 AM
When you are caring for aging parents, you’re dealing with two sets of emotions: yours and your parents’. During this challenging time, emotions can run high. To maintain a relationship – however complicated it may be – you must know how to manage these complex feelings.
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Making Assisted Living Affordable For Seniors In West Seattle

Posted by Alan Cranford on Aug 27, 2014 10:00:00 AM
From time to time we hear from people who say, “I think assisted living would be perfect (for themselves or a family member), but there’s no way we could afford it.” If a similar thought has ever crossed your mind, it’s time to think again. Don’t let vague notions of affordability stop you from talking with a financial planner or elder care expert who can explain the various funding options available. 
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Tags: Cost of Senior Living Community in West Seattle, West Seattle retirement community

Rising Home Prices Create Opportunities For Seniors In West Seattle

Posted by Michele Mintzer on Aug 7, 2013 10:30:00 AM
If the recession and falling home prices stalled your decision to make the move to Daystar Retirement Village or another senior living community, now might be your opportunity to get out from the burden of home ownership—and the uncertainty of volatile housing prices—and make the move to worry-free living. At Daystar we have a comprehensive list of resources to help you make a smooth transition.
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Tags: West Seattle Senior Living, Assisted Living in West Seattle, Process of Retirement Living in West Seattle, Cost of Senior Living Community in West Seattle, Independent Living Choices

West Seattle Assisted Living Is Affordable Alternative To In-Home Care

Posted by Alan Cranford on Jun 19, 2013 10:30:00 AM
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