Monthly Archives: March 2022

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Top Questions and Answers about Assisted Living Facilities, Personal Care Homes, Senior Communities and Their Care Staff

By |2022-03-31T18:41:08+00:00March 31st, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Question: Is the Assisted Living staff licensed? Answer: Every state has different laws about the qualifications of staff at an Assisted Living facility or personal care home.  Staff at these facilities are required to attend rigorous training before being licensed for most positions. Some states require the Assisted Living facilities and personal care homes themselves to [...]

Puzzle Fun!

By |2022-03-29T20:24:20+00:00March 29th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Exercising our brains today with a fun puzzle - can't wait to see when it's finished! -- Royal Care at Birch Ridge Assisted Living located in Staunton, Virginia provides a welcoming community for residents who need assistance with daily activities, medication management and personal care. Birch Ridge is an all-inclusive, private pay assisted living community serving [...]

Bingo Time!

By |2022-03-25T19:18:44+00:00March 25th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our residents love when bingo day comes around - they were focused and super determined to win today! -- Royal Care at Birch Ridge Assisted Living located in Staunton, Virginia provides a welcoming community for residents who need assistance with daily activities, medication management and personal care. Birch Ridge is an all-inclusive, private pay assisted living [...]

Short-Term and Respite Care in Assisted Living Facilities and Personal Care Homes

By |2022-03-23T17:34:47+00:00March 23rd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Assisted Living communities provide care and various services to support older adults who may need assistance in completing their daily tasks. These residents may require help with eating, bathing, dressing, laundry, housekeeping, toileting and other daily living activities. Healthy meals, fitness regimens, round-the-clock assistance, various physical and social activities are also provided.   Short-Term Care in [...]

Treats of the Day

By |2022-03-22T20:22:13+00:00March 22nd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our Birch Ridge residents enjoyed a delicious coffee bar (with all of the fixings), along with some mini coffee cakes to go with it! -- Royal Care at Birch Ridge Assisted Living located in Staunton, Virginia provides a welcoming community for residents who need assistance with daily activities, medication management and personal care. Birch Ridge is [...]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! 🍀

By |2022-03-18T19:30:31+00:00March 18th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our residents at Birch Ridge had lots of fun celebrating yesterday with a party and some delicious green treats! -- Royal Care at Birch Ridge Assisted Living located in Staunton, Virginia provides a welcoming community for residents who need assistance with daily activities, medication management and personal care. Birch Ridge is an all-inclusive, private pay assisted [...]

4 Top Questions about Assisted Living & Personal Care Homes Answered

By |2022-03-16T17:02:59+00:00March 16th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Question: What is the difference between Assisted Living and a Nursing Home? Answer:  Nursing homes take a more focused approach on medical assistance. They are long-term residences that cater to seniors with chronic illnesses, very serious injuries, and those who require constant health care. Because of their nature, nursing homes typically offer less recreational activities for [...]

Scrabble Day

By |2022-03-15T14:24:36+00:00March 15th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

At Birch Ridge, we provide our residents with fun activities to keep their minds active. Recently, we played a good game of Scrabble that everyone really enjoyed! -- Royal Care at Birch Ridge Assisted Living located in Staunton, Virginia provides a welcoming community for residents who need assistance with daily activities, medication management and personal care. [...]

Coffee Social Party

By |2022-03-11T21:37:44+00:00March 11th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our residents loved enjoying the delicious streets and socialization at our coffee social party this week! -- Royal Care at Birch Ridge Assisted Living located in Staunton, Virginia provides a welcoming community for residents who need assistance with daily activities, medication management and personal care. Birch Ridge is an all-inclusive, private pay assisted living community serving [...]

How Assisted Living Facilities and Personal Care Homes Support Seniors

By |2022-03-09T18:34:43+00:00March 9th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Assisted Living facilities can help older adults who are unable to further live an independent life as they grow older, or develop disabilities that require full or part time assistance with daily activities. As they age, an elderly person may experience a decline in certain functions and may not be able to maintain the tasks of [...]