What’s the Difference Between Supportive Living & Assisted Living?

By |2018-08-06T14:55:01+00:00August 6th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

What’s the Difference Between Supportive Living & Assisted Living? Most of us are familiar with the “big three” of senior living communities: Independent Living, Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing. At a high level, here are the differences between each living area: Independent Living residents are self-directed, manage activities of daily living, maintain their own mobility, [...]

What Do I Need to Know Before Crisis Hits?

By |2018-06-01T15:02:30+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

What Do I Need to Know Before Crisis Hits? A Genworth Financial study showed that 7 in 10 Americans over the age of 65 will need long-term care at some point in their life. Over 90% have not discussed long-term care with their loved ones. Will you be ready if and when crisis hits? [...]

How Much Does Senior Living Really Cost?

By |2018-06-01T14:36:47+00:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

How Much Does Senior Living Really Cost? As you explore the possibility of senior living, one of the first questions you’ll want to be answered is “how much will it cost?” It’s a good and fair question, but it’s also a bit more complicated than that. Several factors impact what you’ll pay. Before we [...]

Luther Manor Receives National Great Place to Work® Certification

By |2018-07-05T21:18:26+00:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Luther Manor Receives National Great Place to Work® Certification Luther Manor has been awarded certification as a “Great Workplace” from the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Luther Manor earned this recognition based on extensive ratings provided by employees in anonymous surveys. Workers were asked to rank the company on the levels [...]

How Do I Talk to My Loved Ones About Senior Living?

By |2018-06-18T16:26:43+00:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

How Do I Talk to My Loved Ones About Senior Living? Some of the most important conversations we need to have with the seniors we love are often the most difficult ones. Whether it be retirement plan
ning, selling a home, physical care needs, or whether it’s time to stop driving. The wisdom in planning [...]

Why Should I Talk to An Elder Care Attorney First?

By |2018-06-01T18:44:45+00:00June 4th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Why Should I Talk to An Elder Care Attorney First? What is an Elder Care Attorney? An Elder Care Attorney focuses on a large range of legal matters related to older or disabled persons. In short, an elder care attorney helps with getting legal documents in order and help you know if your wishes [...]

How Much Do Seniors Spend on Medical Expenses?

By |2018-04-06T17:35:05+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

How Much Do Seniors Spend on Their Medical Expenses? When saving for retirement or trying to create a budget for yourself or your senior parents, planning for medical expenses can be a guess at best. Unfortunately, misjudging the costs of medical expenses can easily derail retirement plans and drain savings. Therefore, budgeting accurately is [...]

Protecting Your Money from Medicaid

By |2018-05-08T19:30:01+00:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Protecting Your Money from Medicaid Many people simply do not want to face the reality of long-term care or believe that they will avoid needing such care. Payer sources for long-term care are limited to one’s own money, long-term care insurance and Medicaid. How can one protect what they have, make the most of [...]

Luther Manor Donates 60+ Appliances to Habitat for Humanity

By |2018-06-01T19:07:37+00:00March 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Luther Manor Donates to Habitat for Humanity Residents in Luther Manor’s Terrace (Independent Living) apartments are provided appliances upon move in. As it makes sense to do so, appliances are replaced with newer models and the older ones find their way to a storage closet in Luther Manor’s basement. When the inventory of refrigerators [...]

How to Talk with Your Parents About Eldercare

By |2018-05-08T19:31:53+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

How to Talk with Your Parents About Eldercare Discussing the transition into assisted care can be overwhelming and emotional for both you and your parents. However, being prepared and viewing the discussion as one that is incremental and ongoing can remove the stigma, and help everyone navigate from a place of affection, not anxiety. Read [...]