Why some elderly citizens are choosing senior or assisted living communities
Author Robert Geller
September 19, 2016
It is not a secret that for years, many elderly citizens have not liked the idea of being taken to senior homes by their families. In their opinion, when their children transfer them to skilled nursing homes, assisted living facilities or board and care homes, it amounts to betrayal. They would prefer to live in their houses or under the care of their immediate family if they need regular attention.
However, an increasing number of seniors are