Resources

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We know that the decision leading to a family member’s move to an assisted living facility can be a challenging one. It is a time of heightened emotions for everyone concerned and families often find themselves in unfamiliar territory when it comes to choosing the best type of care from the wide range available.

Fortunately, you are not alone. We at Tysons Woods are here to assist and guide you and your family in any way that way can. In addition, there are also considerable resources at your disposal. Below you will find articles on a range of relevant topics and links to reliable sources of information and support.

WHAT IS ASSISTED LIVING?

 

CHOOSING AN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY

 

FINANCING ASSISTED LIVING

 

MAKING THE TRANSITION – FOR SENIORS

 

SENIOR HEALTH AND WELL BEING

 

SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES

 

FAQS [FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS]

We regularly review these links to ensure that they are up-to-date.

http://nihseniorhealth.gov

http://www.alfa.org

http://www.eldercare.gov

http://www.caregiverslibrary.org

http://www.helpguide.org/articles/senior-housing/assisted-living-facilities.htm

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/assistedliving.html

 

In addition to these resources, you can order the National Center for Assisted Living’s free guides to selecting and moving into a facility here:

http://www.ahcancal.org/ncal/resources/Pages/ConsumerResources.aspx