October 17th, 2019
As your parent or loved one age, it’s normal for them to become more forgetful. However, if you notice a prominent gap in memory, this could be a sign of a more serious issue. Here are some potential causes and signs to look for if your loved one begins experiencing significant memory loss.
July 16th, 2019
Dementia impacts millions of people worldwide. Here are the most common symptoms and some tips on what to do if you notice them in your loved one.
June 19th, 2019
Is it time to have the talk with your parent or loved one about moving into a senior living community? We know this isn’t an easy transition and it is important to do your research before you start touring. Here is a list of questions you should ask when making the move to a memory care community.
April 25th, 2019
StoryPoint Portage and Rebekah worked together to bring her wedding reception to her grandpa. The entire memory care community took part in organizing and partaking in the festivities.
March 26th, 2019
There are a variety of different types of senior support services available. But depending on the wants and needs of you or a family member, certain options might be a better fit than others. Here’s a breakdown of different services and what type of support to expect with each.
March 21st, 2019
Communicating with someone you love who has dementia can sometimes be tricky. One day their symptoms may not be as intense, and the next they could have a difficult time remembering basic items. As dementia progresses, talking with your loved one can become increasingly difficult. Here are three tips for connecting with your loved one during this phase of life.
November 1st, 2018
Searching for a senior living community for a loved one can seem a bit overwhelming. There are a variety of options that typically are offered in senior living communities.
February 5th, 2018
Brighton, MI — StoryPoint Troy is proud to be hosting the Miami Valley Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups.
January 9th, 2018
Moving an older family member into a new place can be difficult, however it is the right thing to do if you are worried about their safety and well-being. Assisted living and memory care options are available to help make the process easier.
December 17th, 2017
No one said being a caregiver was going to be easy, but it can be very rewarding work if you enjoy caring for others. The demands of being a caregiver can be high and sometimes you may need to reach out to others for moral support. Here are some tips we came up with to help you.
October 4th, 2017
Traveling with an older loved one can be a trip in itself, however traveling with a loved one that has dementia can put a lot of stress on the family. Here are some helpful tips for traveling with a loved one who has dementia.