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Deciding to move is the first step, but then what? If you've ever moved to a new home in your lifetime, you know the transition to a new community is always challenging. But with the right resources and support, you can move in and feel at home.

These resources are designed to help you iron out all the details of a move for yourself or a family member. From planning what to take to financial options, you'll find the support you need to feel confident in taking the next step in your journey.

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Action Vital Connections

The "Senior Homes" Conversation: Why All the Guilt?

Moving your parent into a senior home or community is not an easy thing to do. However, there is a reason why you are considering it, and it’s important to remember that you are not a bad person for doing so.

Being a caregiver requires a lot of time and attention that you simply may not be capable of if it’s not your full-time job. There are facilities geared specifically toward making this transition in your parent’s life an easy and more enjoyable one.

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Action Vital Brain

What to Look for When You Tour an Assisted Living Community

There are many factors to consider when determining which senior living community is the best fit for a loved one. That means the process can take a little more time than many seniors and their families anticipate.

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Action Vital Connections

What to Consider Before Moving a Parent in with You

If you’ve noticed a shift in demographics in your community lately, you aren’t alone. Experts say that 10,000 baby boomers are retiring every day across the U.S. It’s a trend that is predicted to continue through the next decade. As the population of seniors increases, so does the number of family caregivers.

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Action Vital Body

What to Know About Senior Driver Safety

Driving plays an important role in maintaining independence. Most of us enjoy the freedom that comes from knowing we can hop in to our car and head out to do some shopping or meet friends for lunch. As we grow older, however, we all experience age-related changes that can make driving a little more difficult.

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Downsizing Tipsheet

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Downsizing Tips

Use these tips to make the process of transitioning to a new space less stressful for you and your loved ones.


Not sure where you are on your journey?

Everyone’s journey is different. We’ve partnered with Roobrik to offer online decision tools that help you understand care needs, learn more about options, and get ready to take the next step.


Are these memory issues serious?

Learn whether the changes you’re noticing are signs of dementia or part of normal aging, and find out what you can do next.

Time: 3-5 minutes



Is it still safe to drive?

See how risky driving is for you or your family member, plus find out what you can do now and in the future.

Time: 3-5 minutes



Is it time to get help?

Learn what level of care you or your family member needs and find the best fit.

Time: 4-6 minutes


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When you’re ready to move, finding a community that fits your lifestyle is important. See how our communities empower you to find your vitality.

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