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Tips for Choosing a Rest Home
The following are some tips to help you choose a rest home for yourself or a loved one:

Tip #1: Consider the Needs of the Elderly Individual
Most rest homes offer a variety of living arrangements and personal care options. A facility may offer assisted living spaces, similar to a retirement community, for seniors that can handle most daily tasks. Rest homes will also provide constant care to elderly individuals who have serious medical conditions and cannot attend to their own needs. Remember that just because someone can currently handle daily tasks does not mean that person will always be able to. It is usually best to plan ahead and choose a facility that offers different care options, just in case. Some rooms in rest homes are doubles, which is nice for a sociable individual, but the adult you are choosing a residence for may prefer private quarters. Also think about the amenities offered by the rest home. There should be basics like food and laundry services, but a rest home should also offer plenty of activities to its residents.

Tip #2: Carefully Research Different Rest Homes
A rest home’s location and cost is usually an important factor in the decision making process. You also want to check on the qualification of the facility and its staff. After all, you do not want medical care that is administered by anyone other than a licensed nurse or CNA.

Tip #3: Visit Different Rest Homes
Always visit a rest home before committing to a residency. Try to visit as many parts of the rest home as possible. Make sure the facility is clean and well maintained. The residents, generally speaking, should appear content, and the caregivers should seem friendly and compassionate. You will want to arrange a meeting with a representative of the facility so that you can ask any important questions. At some point be sure to make a surprise visit, though, so you can ensure that the rest home is also operated in the same manner.

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Sassafras Farms
633 Fieldcrest Drive, Willow Street, PA 17584
Contact Sassafras Farms in Willow Street, PA, to visit our family-friendly, peaceful vacation home and guest house.
(717) 464-1915
Providence Place Retirement Community
149 S Hunter Hwy, Drums, PA 18222
(570) 788-7555
Berwick Retirement Village
801 E 16th St, Berwick, PA 18603
(570) 759-5400
Providence Place Retirement Community
2200 1st Ave, Pottsville, PA 17901
(570) 628-6950
2 Woodbridge Rd, Orwigsburg, PA 17961
(570) 366-8544
Mahoning Valley Retirement Villa Inc
397 Hemlock Dr, Lehighton, PA 18235
(570) 386-5919
Wyoming Valley Manor Personal Care and Retirement
518 Wyoming Ave, Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 718-4020
Nottingham Village
60 Neitz Rd, Northumberland, PA 17857
(570) 473-8356
Rockwell Center
32 S Turbot Ave, Milton, PA 17847
(570) 742-8410
Integrity Financial Service
682 N Brookside Rd, Allentown, PA 18106
(610) 351-9833
Legacy Retirement Services
151 John Brady Dr Ste 2, Muncy, PA 17756
(570) 546-6904
Country Meadows of Allentown
410 N Krocks Rd, Allentown, PA 18106
(610) 395-7160
Country Meadows of Allentown
430 N Krocks Rd, Allentown, PA 18106
(610) 395-7160
National Retirement Planing
1055 Burns Rd, Muncy, PA 17756
(570) 435-0566
Evans' Retirement Center
220 E Race St, Fleetwood, PA 19522
(610) 944-7257

Rest homes can include clinics, rehab centers, senior housing, residences or group homes where aging adults suffering from disabilities such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, dementia, or brain injuries can receive personal elderly care services, medical care and nursing care. Such facilities can either be day programs, inpatient or residential. Old adults who cannot care for themselves are guaranteed a level of attention and safety by professional care givers and nurses, who provide activities, recreation programs, meals, classes, games, and personal assistance for individuals. Independent rest homes have a higher level of independent recreation, whereby rest staff members and consulting professionals visit on a regular basis. The facility or agency can take the form of a large home or center. If you or a loved one is in need of a rest home, there are several listings of facilities to choose from in your area. Senior adults who suffer from stroke or other long term medical illnesses may require senior housing, life assistance services, professional programs, and medical attention that family members just can't provide or fit into their lifestyle. Many rest homes are independent, non-profit, handicap accessible facilities that provide a level of skilled professional day care and personal care by trained care givers, per qualified referrals by a health agency. Rest homes can also be categorized under assisted living homes, senior community housing, elder care homes, senior retirement homes and communities, or rehabilitation programs. Consider what your loved one's specific needs are. Do they need hospice or long term personal health care? Or are they still quite independent with only assisted living needs? Affordable rates and prices should be a target of your search for an assisted living facility or rest home community, along with referrals. As the caregiver, speak with rest home consulting professionals for the best respite placement.
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