April Is Parkinson’s Awareness Month – Take Part in Raising Awareness About This Disease and Help Improve the Lives of Those Impacted by It

Parkinsons Awareness

Each year – in the United States alone – approximately 60,000 people are diagnosed by doctors with Parkinson’s disease. Currently, in excess of 10 million are living with this devastating medical condition. While the risk of developing the disease increases as an individual ages, 4% are medically diagnosed before they turn 50. In a world… Read More…

How Is Memory Care Different From Assisted Living?

There are many distinct differences when it comes to memory care and assisted living. While it is true that memory care is very similar to assisted living, it provides a higher level of specialized care and direct support for patients that are suffering from any type of progressive-based memory impairment. These special care units are… Read More…

The Benefits of Working With a Certified Senior Advisor When Searching for Residential Care Facilities for Your Loved One

When searching for a residential care facility for your loved one, you should work with a certified senior advisor. These professionals will help in guiding you through all of the options you have, as well as the costs associated with each. Senior advisors have all of the inside information on the industry, the availability within… Read More…

May 2021 Marks The Celebration of Our Appreciation for the Nation’s Nurses

May Nurses Week

Each May, we come together to celebrate the wonderous dedication, commitment, and works of the nurses that serve us in the medical field. The week of May 6th 2021 – May 12th 2021 marks the official dedication known as “Nurses Week 2021”. We will be honoring and celebrating registered nurses, those that serve as nurse… Read More…

March is Social Work Month – Social Workers Are Essential

Social Worker

In March 2021, agencies around the country will celebrate Social Work Month. This annual event highlights all of the ways that social work benefits our society. This year, the theme is “Social Workers are Essential”. The contributions that social work professionals contribute to our society are invaluable, especially during this period of time -when the… Read More…

February is Healthy Heart Month

Healthy Heart Month

Medical professionals have established that heart disease is now the leading cause of death within the United States. That’s the bad news. The good news is, heart disease is also the most preventable of health conditions. February has been designated Healthy Heart Month. It is where individuals, groups, and communities across the nation come together,… Read More…

Independent Living vs Assisted Living – What Are the Main Differences?

Assisted Living

If you are wondering what the differences are between independent living vs assisted living, you are not alone. It is quite likely that you have a concern over the health and safety of an elderly loved one. Right now, they are likely living in their home or with someone else, in a non-medical, professionally unsupervised… Read More…

What Is a Certified Senior Advisor?

Certified Senior Advisor

If you are reading this, chances are, you are in search of assistance in finding tools, resources, and possibly even a residential care facility for an older loved one. In reviewing our website at Beacon Senior Advisors, it is quite likely that you have stumbled across the fact that Mr. Robert Petroro – who will… Read More…

Beacon Senior Advisors Now Offers Virtual Tour Option for Families Researching Residential Facilities for Loved Ones

Senior And Granddaughter Doing Virtual Tour

Beacon Senior Advisors knows and understands how challenging it is to research residential facilities for senior adults – especially in the midst of a global pandemic. Since the arrival of the novel coronavirus, most businesses, organizations, and facilities have had to shut down public access. This is especially true of nursing homes, assisted living facilities,… Read More…

Preparing Your Aging Loved One for the Upcoming Winter

While it is true that many enjoy the winter months due to the cooler temperatures, the glistening snow, the bright, beautiful nights as the moon hangs gloriously over the hills, and the enjoyment of the holidays, it can be exceptionally difficult for aging populations. Many challenges and risks occur during the winter months that could… Read More…

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