How to Retain Residents and Increase Length of Stay in Senior Housing

How to Retain Residents and Increase Length of Stay in Senior Housing

Senior housing occupancy reached a record low of 78.8% in the first quarter of 2021, according to new NIC MAP® data. Since many communities are currently struggling, it is the perfect time to take a closer look at Carlton Senior Living, which is beating the odds and extending residents’ length of stay by 2X because …

Senior Housing: Three Discussion Tips to Help Families Prepare for Move-In

Senior Housing: Three Discussion Tips to Help Families Prepare for Move-In

Transitioning a loved one to senior housing is a difficult time for families. To ease anxiety and help make a new resident feel immediately comfortable — physically and emotionally — the direct-care team should meet with a new resident’s family before move-in. It is the perfect opportunity to get to know the resident, explain how …

How To Design a Safe Living Space in Senior Housing

How To Design a Safe Living Space in Senior Housing

Falls are particularly common in senior housing communities, where many of the residents can no longer independently perform activities of daily living. While falls will always be a challenge, communities have a great opportunity to prevent falls by focusing on room design, which plays a large role in the safety and well-being of residents. Since …

Erin Berry, Director of Interior Design, joins SafelyYou for our April National Fall Huddle

Resident Room Design for Fall Prevention: Tips for Move-In to Environmental Sweeps and Beyond

Register now for our April National Fall Huddle webinar, Resident Room Design for Fall Prevention: Tips for Move-In to Environmental Sweeps and Beyond on Wednesday, April 21st at 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET. Fall prevention starts even before a resident moves into a senior living community. Families often have the best intentions when selecting favorite furniture and items to …