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Senior Care Options The Difference Between Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Nursing Homes

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Assisted living in illinois, Assisted living sherman il, Types of retirement homes

Retirement homes

Life has a tendency to never let up regardless of what is happening; what does change with age is one’s perspective on life. As human life expectancy rates continue to increase year by year, many are concerned as to whether or not they are able to receive the appropriate level of care that may be required for seniors. A study by Genworth Financial found that half of senior respondents stated that their greatest fear was that they would one day become a burden on their family regarding long-term care situations. Finding the right kind of senior living community for your loved one is largely a matter of assessing their level of independence and the state of their health.

Retirement Communities

There are a growing number of private senior communities for retirees to enjoy their lives