Downloads and Guides
Tips and Resources
We’re always happy to share articles, guides, checklists and tip sheets about senior health, senior living, and other topics of interest. Scroll down to see a sample of free resources you can download and keep.
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Why Live at Monticello West
Moving into a senior living community can be an overwhelming experience. There are many items to consider. We make it easy. At Monticello West, we truly believe in the importance of aging in place, which is why we tailor our support to the changing needs of our residents.
How People Can Live Self-Directed, High-Quality Lives in Mid- to Late-Stage Dementia
Each person has a unique story and a variety of interests, no matter how far the symptoms of dementia have progressed. Many people living with mid- to late-stage dementia still have the drive and desire to pursue the activities and hobbies they once loved.
A Caregiver’s Guide
There’s no “how-to” manual for becoming a caregiver. And caring for an older loved one can be overwhelming, especially if it’s new to you. From the first signs of a health condition to an advanced stage, we understand you need a place to find information and get answers to your questions.
Benefits of Senior Living
Did you know that social seniors are happier, healthier seniors? Having social connections can have a significant impact on your health and happiness. In fact, loneliness is linked to depression and other chronic health conditions.
10 Signs It Might Be Time for Assisted Living
Is your loved one showing signs of needing help with activities of daily living? Is it time to start a conversation about assisted living? If you’re not sure whether added support is needed, here are clues that will help you decide.
How to Talk to an Older Loved One About Senior Care.
How do you start talking to a loved one about assisted living? What questions do you ask? What topics are off limits? Our helpful questions are designed to help you plan a productive discussion about senior living with your loved one.
Living in a Life Care Services® Community
When you choose a senior living community, you’re making more than an investment of retirement savings; you’re making an investment of the heart. Choosing a community managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, means putting both in the hands of an organization that has a rich history of quality senior living for nearly five decades.