Downsizing is a decision made by many retired adults, largely because it gives seniors the opportunity to save time, money, and stress on living expenses and home upkeep. However, before seniors make the decision to downsize their homes, there are several important things they should know about the downsizing process. The team at Avendelle Assisted […]
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The Value of Consistent Caregivers
Seeing the same caregivers on a regular basis improves quality of care and quality of life for aging seniors. A Familiar Face When you’re relying on someone for personal care, there’s nothing better than seeing a friendly face. At Avendelle, it’s essential to us that our residents feel comfortable asking for help whenever they […]
Alzheimer’s, Dementia & Memory Care
Memory Care is already available in some Avendelle assisted living homes and will soon be integrated into others. What is Memory Care? Memory care is a specialized type of skilled nursing that helps seniors cope with the impact of Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and other memory problems. It is a comprehensive approach that includes modifying the […]
Are you putting off assisted living?
It’s hard for family caregivers to know when it’s the right time for assisted living. Consider these factors for an easier transition. The decision to move your parent or loved one into an assisted living home could be one of the hardest you’ll ever have to make. For many caregivers, it’s an impossible decision and […]
Making Sure Your Senior Loved One Is Safe This Winter
Senior Safety is paramount in winter. This time of year can be especially dangerous for seniors because of slips and falls. Nearly three million American seniors suffer falls every year according to the CDC. Tragically, the number of seniors who lose their lives to unintentional falls is getting higher every year. If you live in […]
Is It Time For Your Loved One To Transition To Assisted Living? Here Are The Signs.
You’re Not Alone. Millions of Americans devote time and energy to caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia, according to the Alzheimer’s Association, in fact over 15 million. And over time as things progress, the cost of caregiving may become very high. Family members and friends often find themselves unable to […]
Avendelle at Wingate Nominated!
Please join us in congratulating Penni Keys and Avendelle at Wingate being nominated as a Finalist in the Best Assisted Living Facility category of The Readers’ Choice Best of 2015 by The Charlotte Observer! assisted living facility charlotte Penni Keys is the owner/operator of Avendelle at Wingate, which is located in Wingate, NC (just outside […]