Community News THE BENEFITS OF MOVING TO ARBOR TERRACE OF ASHEVILLE
The decision to move into a senior living community is not always an easy one to make. Sometimes the decision has to be made on behalf of your loved one for their own safety. However, what may begin with hesitation can end up being one of the best decisions you’ve ever made.
Community News Arbor Terrace Asheville Named Best Senior Living Community by U.S. News & World Report
We are proud to announce Arbor Terrace Asheville has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a 2022-23 Best Memory Care Community.
Community News Arbor Terrace of Asheville Wins 2022 Pinnacle Award
We are ecstatic to share that Arbor Terrace of Asheville has won a 2022 Pinnacle Customer Experience Award for providing a superior customer experience for our residents.
Senior Living Options Infographic: Senior Living Options in Asheville, North Carolina
When it comes to senior living, the options can seem endless. We created this chart to help you understand the different levels of care, and identify which best fits your or your loved one's needs.
Assisted living 6 Myths About Assisted Living That Aren't True
Since 2010, an average of 10,000 baby boomers have turned 65 each day. As this second largest demographic group hits retirement age, industries across the board are adjusting to meet their changing needs and make them comfortable and happy. The senior living industry is no exception, and there are many assisted living options that offer luxury and independence.
Senior Safety, summer tips Beat the Heat with These Senior-Friendly Summer Tips
Asheville saw some surprisingly cool weather in early May, but we’re not fooled; summer is coming, and fast. Summer 2020 will likely look a little different than expected, with less travel and fewer big events. But there’s still plenty of fun in the sun to be had! Read on for our senior-friendly summer tips.
Families & Caregivers, Resources for Families Resources for Caregivers in Asheville
Much has been written in recent years about the dangers of burnout for busy, hardworking people. But one group is often left out of the discussion: family caregivers. Many of these individuals wouldn’t say that what they’re doing is work; they’re taking care of a beloved senior because they want to. But caregiving, though rewarding and heartfelt, can be exhausting. If you’re in this situation, know that you don’t have to go it alone. There are many resources available to help caregivers in Asheville, both in the area and at the national level.
The average cost of assisted living in North Carolina was about $600 less per month than the national average in a 2015 survey, which is great news. But individual factors play as big of a role as regional trends in determining actual senior living costs in Asheville and elsewhere. Personal Care Needs Memory Care of Alzheimer's and Other Forms of Dementia Type of Accommodations Location, Location, Location
Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease, Senior Resources, Dementia Resources, Caregiver Resources Dementia Care Resources for Seniors in Asheville, NC
In 2019, an estimated 170,000 people in North Carolina were living with Alzheimer’s dementia, and the number was projected to grow to 210,000 North Carolinians by 2025. Given the statewide prevalence of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, many Asheville residents are likely already looking for dementia care resources or will need these resources in the coming years. If you’re seeking dementia care resources in Asheville, we’ve got you covered. Read on to learn about some of the best Asheville-area resources.
Senior Living Options How to Find the Best Options for Senior Living in Asheville
The number of people aged 65 to 74 in Asheville, North Carolina, is expected to increase 21 percent over a five-year period ending in 2020, and the number of people older than 75 is expected to increase 15 percent, according to a report commissioned by Asheville city leaders.