How do you get mom into an assisted living home?

| June 29, 2017

An assisted living home for mom When you decide to put mom in an assisted living home, you should become familiar with the admission process. That will help make the transition smoother and faster. Every assisted living home does things their own way. Here are the steps we follow at Lakewood Villa: If your loved […]

What does Lakewood Villa do?

| June 27, 2017

What Lakewood Villa does Lakewood Villa is an 18-bed Residential Care Facility for the Elderly (RCFE). We provide safe and supportive housing for your loved ones when: They are unable to care for themselves Caring for them puts too much burden on you and your family The care they need is above and beyond what […]

Is mom in an assisted living home? You should have the licensee’s cell phone number

| June 26, 2017

You will have the licensee’s cell phone number, if mom stays at our assisted living home At Lakewood Villa, all residents and their loved ones have the licensee’s cell phone number. You can call our assisted living home anytime and check on your loved ones. The licensee feels it is necessary and gives you his […]

Mom can go to the mall, if she lives at Lakewood Villa

| June 26, 2017

How often does your mom go out? Lakewood Villa can take residents to the mall Sometimes, old people stay inside too often. They become less active and their health deteriorates. They don’t have anything to stimulate them or keep them active. It is sad but true. That’s not how it is at Lakewood Villa. We […]

A place for mom where she will have a private bedroom

| June 25, 2017

Safe, warm and comfortable. Isn’t that what a place for mom should be? Do you remember your first private bedroom? Remember how it made you feel safe, warm and comfortable? Lakewood Villa offers private bedrooms. Lakewood Villa is a place for mom where she can have that safe, warm and comfortable feeling again. We hope […]

What does the Lakewood Villa admission process look like?

| June 24, 2017

You should become familiar with the Lakewood Villa admission process in advance This will help make the transition smoother and faster. Here are the steps: If your loved ones are not able to make decisions for themselves, get started on the Durable Power of Attorney. At some point, you will need this document. Someone will […]

It’s karaoke night at Lakewood Villa

| June 23, 2017

Lakewood Villa’s karaoke night keeps residents active and engaged Residents at Lakewood Villa have a full schedule of social activities. One of the most popular is Karaoke Night, where residents grab a microphone and sing Love Me Tender, Tennessee Waltz and Moon River, among other hits. It’s a blast. Everyone loves karaoke night. We’re not […]

Lakewood Villa advises: The holidays are here!

| June 22, 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 […]

Mom’s assisted living home is prepared to handle an emergency

| June 21, 2017

Are you prepared to handle an emergency? Assisted living homes are Here is a reality check from your trusted assisted living advisor. This could happen to you. Maybe it already has. You and your mother are watching TV. All of a sudden, she slips, falls and complains, “ I’ve fallen and I can’t get up.” What do […]

Is assisted living a safer solution for mom?

| June 20, 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 […]