Entries by Safehaven

Do Seniors Need A Living Will?

What is a living will and who should have one? Talking about end-of-life and critical-care issues are never an easy subject and can often get pushed aside because family members aren’t ready to confront this stage, but planning ahead can avert confusion and unnecessary distress during times of concern and grief. Knowing a loved one’s […]

Senior Foot Health And Why It’s So Important

Mobility is a vital ingredient to self-sufficiency, making the foot ailments that often trouble seniors particularly worrisome. While it may not come to mind as a major health concern, poor foot health can severely impact a person’s ability to live alone, work and engage in social activities. Observing preventive foot health care has many benefits. […]

Five Activities for Seniors with Dementia

Connecting with others is an essential part of being human – and that remains the same when a person has dementia. We’re frequently asked, “What are good activities for dementia patients?”. There are still many ways you can continue to form connections and strengthen bonds with your loved one during this time. People with dementia […]

Settling Into Senior Care

When moving into senior living homes like Safehaven, there are four main steps to outline. These steps overview the major components of what is involved in moving into the care and compassion of a senior living facility. We intend to make the process easier and less complex for both you and your family. Moving for […]

Alzheimer’s Care and Management

Safehaven specializes in care techniques that reduce difficult behaviors for residents in various stages of Alzheimer’s Disease. We know that providing care to loved ones with dementia can be challenging which is why we offer Alzheimer’s Care for our residents. We understand that you may be frustrated and unsure of how to handle the day-to-day […]

What is “Sundowning” and How to Manage it

Sleeping problems occur in almost all people with mental disorders, including those with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia. Sleep determines our ability to do daily functions and maintain our physical/mental health. Many people believe that a difficulty sleeping is the center of the problem. What is Sundowning? Sundowning can cause someone to experience a variety of […]

Top Reasons to Move to a Senior Living Facility

1. Gourmet Meals Every Day Meals are prepared daily on-site with fresh and high-quality ingredients. We customize our menus for any dietary preferences residents have. Eating out is still an option during day trips so you can still visit your favorite restaurants! 2. Help From Compassionate Professionals Our friendly, professional staff members love spoiling you […]

Why Safehaven is Perfect For You

When looking for an assisted living facility in Atlanta for your loved one, you want to find the perfect one. Safehaven is a place you or your loved one can make themselves at home and flourish while they’re here. So what sets Safehaven apart? Why choose us? Our state certified caregivers, managers, and nurses are […]