Common Questions to Ask When Searching for an Assisted Living Facility

Free Tips from Senior Care Specialists

If you are worried that your parents are living a solitary life, and you want to send them to a senior community where they will be happy to live, you should consider searching for a trustworthy senior care facility in your area. In order to do this effectively, you need to prepare a list with some questions you may need the answers of before making your final decision. To save you some time Joy of Living Care Services Inc, of West Palm Beach, FL has done this for you! Here is our suggested list of must-ask questions:

  • Is the facility licensed by the state?

  • Are the caregivers insured and trained for their position?

  • Is the residential agreement clear and understandable?

  • What social activities can the seniors practice at the territory of the facility? Are the residents looking happy and engaged with different activities?

  • Are the common areas regularly cleaned and bacteria-free?

  • Are laundry services and regular housekeeping available?

  • Is help with dressing, bathing, and medication taking available?

  • Are the resident seniors clean, groomed, healthy and nice smelling?

  • Should the children of the seniors or other relatives get involved in the care planning process?

  • How does the staff interact with the residents and their family?

  • Are special diets and senior care available based on culture differences and the health condition of the individual?

  • is there food between meals?

  • Is there a call system residents should stick to?

If you have visited our assisted living facility and learned that we have positive answers to all of the questions posted above, then you will probably want to take advantage of our services. For more information about our senior care service rates, you can call (561) 478-0523 or visit our facility. With us you can rest assured that your parents or other senior relatives will find peace and comfort!