How to Choose the Best Support for Your Next Chapter of Life

With so many senior living options, where do you start? Here are six tips to help you find the proper care. As you or your loved one ages, there may come a time when additional help is needed. A thoughtful plan can turn this seemingly stressful time into an exciting next step. Do you know how to find a community where you or your loved one will feel comfortable, welcome, and engaged? The key is considering what kind of services, care, or housing will meet your needs, preferences, and goals. By conversing about what everyone involved wants, you can create a checklist of desired services and amenities as a guide when considering your options. There are many factors to consider, but we have boiled it down to get you started. SIX TIPS FOR FINDING THE RIGHT CARE: Assess your needs to determine what type of support you need or want, narrowing your list of potential communities. Learn about the different types of senior Care and Services, from assisted living to skilled nursing or memory care, because each provides a different level of care. Conduct online research to locate care options in your community and ask family and friends for references. Visit each facility to see if it is the right fit for your […]

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A Legacy of Care

Jones-Harrison is a nonprofit community with a rich and varied history that has always been at the forefront of change. From our founding in 1888 to navigating COVID-19 with a vulnerable population in 2020 and 2021, Jones-Harrison Residence has remained committed to a longstanding tradition of offering innovative programs and supportive services to older adults in a loving environment. In 2000, Jones-Harrison launched the trailblazing Wasie Wellness Center programming with support from the Wasie Foundation aimed at addressing the distinct health needs of older adults. Over the past two decades, the Wellness Center has allowed Jones Harrison to provide residents with supportive services focused on arthritis care, strength and mobility training, and pain management, among other health challenges. Your donation to Jones-Harrison is needed today! Past investments in our facility have become outdated after more than 20 years of heavy use. Maintenance is proving more difficult due to the limited availability of replacement parts or repair services for older equipment and international vendors. With your support, we hope to safeguard our Legacy of Care by updating the equipment in our Wellness Center to better serve our residents. Support Needed Jones-Harrison seeks to purchase the following equipment, which will be used for regular resident programming led by four Wellness Center staff: Cardiovascular Equipment: More […]

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