Sacramento assisted living facility asks if you are ready for this…

| September 6, 2017

Mom needs an assisted living facility You got a call at midnight. Your mom had a stroke. Mom was in the hospital, again. This time it was the ICU. Doctors said she would be discharged within a week, but she won’t be able to walk as much as she used to walk. She will also […]

Mom’s assisted living home has to be a safe place for mom

| September 5, 2017

Your mom’s assisted living home has to be very safe. Here’s why… Where is your mom spending the night? Will it be in an assisted living home where she can feel safe, warm and loved? Are there locks and alarms? Is a fire station nearby and does the fire station staff know your mom is in the […]

Temps are rising again in Sacramento. High temperatures are trouble for the elderly

| September 3, 2017

High temps can be trouble for the elderly Every time the temperatures soar and remain high, I think about the elderly. Seniors do not regulate their body temperature like they once did. As we age, our body systems slow. Our ability to sweat is reduced. We are unable to cool our bodies as we overheat. […]

Lakewood Villa is close to the fire station and EMTs

| September 2, 2017

The fire station and EMTs are 42 seconds away from Lakewood Villa If your mom slipped and fell, and you called 911, how long would it take for EMTs to get to her home? After they arrive, would they know how to get in the door and to her room? Do they know what meds […]

Lakewood Villa advises: The holidays are here!

| September 1, 2017

The holidays are here, at Lakewood Villa Thanksgiving and the December holidays have occurred. New Year’s Day 2013 has arrived. This is the time of year when we enjoy spending time with loved ones. If your loved ones are too busy or too far away, they could feel isolated. The weather is bad. People stay […]

Thanksgiving is approaching. Is mom looking forward to a great meal?

| August 31, 2017

Lakewood Villa Thanksgiving menu released Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays–a special time enjoyed by our staff and our residents. This year, Lakewood Villa is preparing another special Thanksgiving menu. You may download and read it in MS Word format by clicking Thanksgiving Menu. At Lakewood Villa, we will be serving a tasty and nutritious Thanksgiving […]

Lakewood Villa letter of thanks #4

| August 30, 2017

Lakewood Villa is a happy place for mom We have several success stories because of the care that we provide. They come to Lakewood Villa with a variety of needs and we see them pretty much in a better and happier state than when they walked in. That is success. Success would be getting all […]

What activities does the Lakewood Villa staff run for mom?

| August 29, 2017

Mom will find many activities at Lakewood Villa Music is a great part of the Lakewood Villa activities calendar. We found that music is the one activity a lot of the residents enjoy. They love to sing! We also have enough room to do ballroom dancing in our Great Room. Dancing is a great form […]

Is assisted living a safer solution for mom?

| August 28, 2017

Assisted living is probably safer An assisted living home is probably safer than mom’s current home. Maybe this is her situation. Mom has been living alone for 10 years. She thinks she is safe, but the neighborhood is changing. People are coming home from work and finding their homes have been ransacked. The neighborhood that […]

Lakewood Villa asks: Where is your mom spending the night?

| August 27, 2017

Where is your mom spending the night, Lakewood Villa asks Will it be in a place where she can feel safe and secure? Are there locks and alarms? Is a fire station nearby and does the fire station staff know your mom is in the neighborhood? If mom is spending the night at Lakewood Villa, […]