Monthly Archives: April 2013

Trends in Senior Living

April 28th, 2013 (No Comments)

by Lisa Hollier on 04/28/13   We can all agree that Senior Living Facilities are changing – are we think for the better. We thought we would share a few trends with you that we are seeing. Please feel free to share any additional ideas with us!  Seniors are Computer Savvy – they want up […]


Senior Housing with a Local Perspective

April 22nd, 2013 (No Comments)

by Lisa Hollier on 04/22/13   Choice Connections of VA often uses the tag line “Senior Housing with a Local Perspective” so we thought we would explain what that means. Choice Connections Senior Housing Advisors have extensive inside knowledge of the senior care industry which allows us to save families valuable time. Our professional team of […]


The Evolution and Future of Assisted Living

April 17th, 2013 (No Comments)

by Lisa Hollier on 04/17/13 The Great Recession can be considered assisted living’s turning point, marking a pronounced shift from being primarily a lifestyle choice to primarily a needs-driven decision for consumers. “Ten to twelve years ago, assisted living was more lifestyle-driven,” says Allison Guthertz, Vice President, Quality Resident Services at Benchmark Senior Living. “These […]


Moving Your Aging Parents: Fulfilling their Needs and Yours Before, During, and After the Move

April 10th, 2013 (No Comments)

By Nancy Wesson Will you be ready when it’s time…? Whether whittling down to the essentials for a parent moving into a room or two or downsizing for ourselves, ignoring the spirit and basing decisions on health and safety alone could have devastating results.