Senior Living Articles and Resources from ASC

American Senior Communities is pleased to offer Senior Living articles to provide seniors, their families and caregivers relevant and vital information regarding a wide range of topics. We understand that it can be difficult to navigate through all the services and options available to today’s older adults, and we’re happy to present resources and educational material exploring senior independent living and assisted living, memory care, healthy aging, caregiving, and so much more.

Check out all the latest articles from American Senior Communities!

Alzheimer's, Dementia & Memory Care

Is There a Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia?

Treating Dementia

Teepa Snow’s GEMS® Brain Change Model

The Care Guide for Dementia

Sundowner’s Syndrome Sleep Tips

Symptoms and Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

How to Choose a Memory Care Facility

Information for Caregivers

Keeping Proper Caregiver Records

The Facts about Long Distance Caregiving

Finding Support for Caregivers

Reducing the Risk of Caregiver Stress Syndrome

The Journey of a Senior Caregiver

The Importance of Respite Care

Healthy Aging

Proper Weight Management Tips for Seniors

Managing Diabetes in Seniors

Senior Flu Prevention Tips

The Importance of an Active Social Life

Preventing Dehydration in the Elderly

Seniors and Nutrition

Best Exercises for Seniors

Decision Tools & Downloads

Important Legal Documents for Seniors

Senior Moving Guide

Senior Living Glossary of Terms – Part Two

Senior Living Glossary of Terms – Part One

Senior Living FAQs

Starting the Conversation

Financial Planning for Senior Care

Tips for Using Medicare

Comparing the Costs of Senior Care

What is Long-Term Care Insurance?

What Do Veteran’s Benefits Cover?

What Does Medicare Cover?

Financial Options

Retirement Living Options

Independent Living vs. Assisted Living

Guide to Senior Housing

Signs Aging Loved Ones Need Assisted Living

What Does Aging in Place Mean?

Moving Checklist for Assisted Living

10 Downsizing Tips for Seniors

Why Choose Assisted Living?

Senior Living for Couples

Independent Living Decision Guide

Assisted Living Decision Guide

What is Assisted Living?

What are Garden Homes?

Skilled Nursing, Therapy & Rehabilitation

Recovering from an Elective Surgery

What is a Skilled Nursing Facility?

Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery

How to Choose a Rehabilitation Facility

When to Consider Long Term Care

Physical Therapy for Seniors

The Importance of Senior Rehabilitation