Reading Time: 3 minutes As we age, more severe health problems start to become more common. Unfortunately, the most common tend to regard brain health rather than a physical health problem. Issues like cognitive impairment or memory impairment can be caused by many sources. Some of these causes can be reversed with treatment. However, some, like Alzheimer’s, can only Read More

Reading Time: 4 minutes We’ve worked with many family caregivers over the years, and we’ve learned how common it is for these caregivers to feel frustrated and alone. Often, family caregivers intuitively know their loved ones have had a change of some sort, but sometimes there is not a clear diagnosis to explain the changes. Those feelings of isolation Read More

Reading Time: 1 minute We had the privilege of having Heather as our student intern on Leadership at Woodland Ridge. She will be graduating as a Licensed Practical Nurse from Chattahoochee Tech and her involvement with our residents and staff was a delight. Read her observations while at Woodland Ridge Assisted Living. Thank you Heather for sharing on outsider’s Read More

Reading Time: 2 minutes We had the privilege of having Heather as our student intern on Leadership at Woodland Ridge. She will be graduating as a Licensed Practical Nurse from Chattahoochee Tech and her involvement with our residents and staff was a delight. Read her observations while at Woodland Ridge Assisted Living. Thank you Heather for sharing on outsider’s Read More

Reading Time: 2 minutes Families often consider moving a loved one or family member to assisted living when they are initially diagnosed with dementia or some other age related issue. Naturally, the person in question raises emotionally based arguments to making a move and will vehemently object so the family will postpone the decision. Sooner than later, a crisis Read More