At Goodwin House, we strive to provide everyone with the resources and services they seek as they begin a new chapter in their life. Whether you’re looking ahead to make your own plans or wondering about the best ways to help your parents embrace their retirement years, we’re here to help answer your questions.
With so many options available to you, it can be overwhelming at times to consider the options. Our experts have the best tips to aid your decision. Wondering about the best approach to take when talking to loved ones about senior living? Whether you’re trying to explain your choice or trying to convince someone else to even consider their options, we know it’s a difficult subject to tackle gracefully. How to convince family and friends a move is right for you and how to help your older family member prepare for a move offer approaches and techniques to make the conversation easier for everyone involved.
Goodwin House understands and respects the choice between staying at home or moving. Moving to a senior living community is not for everyone, and few people realize that moving is not their only option. So we’ve written a short guide to help you decide if staying in your home or moving into a senior community is the better choice for you. And to help you prepare for a move, whether to one of our communities or a smaller home, our experts have prepared tips on how to plan for a move to make it easier on you and your loved ones.
No matter where you live, mobility issues are a concern. Strategies to avoid a serious fall offers help for seniors and families to assess your risks and simple steps to prevent injuries. And if your loved one and their medical team have determined hospice care is the next step, our article about hospice care provides you with the best practices and tips to help your loved ones gracefully transition to this level of compassionate care.