Does My Parent Need a Nursing Home?


How do you know a parent needs more help than you can give? Here’s how to tell when they need a nursing home. Sometimes, it’s easy to see the signs. Maybe your parent experienced a fall or received advice from her physician that it’s time to consider a nursing home. But, sometimes the signs are tougher to see.

CNA Week 2022

It’s CNA Week from June 16 – 22, 2022 but do you know what a CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) is and what they do for us? A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) provides direct care to patients in nursing homes and clinics or extended-care facilities.

Celebrating National Skilled Nursing Care Week

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​As human beings we have a natural yearning to connect. Studies have linked people with strong social relationships to many aspects of positive health outcomes, especially among older adults.    Skilled nursing care centers and their staff provide a​ steadfast commitment to providing high-level of care for their residents. This has never been more evident than the last two years … Read more

Fun Spring Activities for Senior Citizens

After a long winter, sunshine and warming weather is finally here. To help you enjoy the season, we rounded up some great ways to celebrate spring with a senior citizen. These senior-friendly activities are sure to brighten their day and help you create special memories together.

Bayberry Multicare Nursing & Rehabilitation Center What to do when one parent needs a nursing home

What To Do When One Parent Needs a Nursing Home

Your parents probably imagined getting old together and enjoying their golden years as a team in the Bronx. However, this dream isn’t always a reality. When one parent needs nursing home care and the other doesn’t, it’s important to know how to approach the situation and proceed. Having a Conversation With the Other Parent Before … Read more