Hard choices can be made easier with a little knowledge

You might see it happening right in front of you, but it can be hard to admit that your parents can no longer take care of themselves. Get the knowledge you need to make the tough decisions about Elder Care.  Whether it is home care or nursing home living, many people don’t have the time to do months of research when the time comes to make these choices for your loved ones. Our website is here to make the decision easier.

What You Need to Know to Make a Decision...

The truth of the matter is that the sooner you take action, the sooner you can improve your loved one’s quality of life. You can make sure that they are getting the help that they need to live long, fulfilling lives. For some families, this means considering a home health aide, an assisted living facility, or even a nursing home.

Even though it can be difficult for some families to think about moving a loved one to a nursing home, this may be the best option for some people.  But, you need to choose a home carefully to make sure that you find the right fit for your loved one. Even after moving them into a home, you have to stay vigilant to prevent neglect and abuse issues.

Whether you have already chosen a home or are just beginning the process, you need to be well educated on nursing home neglect and abuse in order to prevent it. On this website, you can find information about:

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Finding the right home can be an overwhelming experience. If you would like a guide to the process, with information that can help you protect your parent from neglect and abuse, get a copy of my new book,

The Connecticut Guide to Nursing Home Abuse.

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St. Joseph’s Center

St. Joseph’s Center is a care center for the elderly that has been in business for over 50 years. It is located in Trumbull, Connecticut, and has many different care options that I will discuss below. If your elderly loved one needs more care than your family is able to provide, you might consider a facility like St. Joseph’s Center. You can learn more about this care option here. Keep in mind that this facility

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Maefair Health Care Center

Maefair Health Care Center is a nursing home located in Trumbull, Connecticut. It offers short term care such as rehabilitation, long term care, and dementia care for the elderly. If you are searching for a nursing home in Trumbull or the Trumbull area, Maefair might work for your family. You can learn more about this facility here. Types of Care The care offered at this facility includes rehabilitation, therapy, dementia care, and long-term care. Short-term

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Red Flags: 6 Signs of Nursing Home Neglect

Red Flags: 6 Signs of Nursing Home Neglect

Neglect can occur in the most subtle ways such as hygiene and eating meals. Know the red flags to watch for if your loved one is in elder care. Call us at 2039259200 if you suspect that your loved one is a victim of nursing home neglect. Share with a friend if you thought this article was helpful! Red Flags: 6 Signs of Nursing Home Neglect [vid_embed] Source

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Spring Meadows Trumbull

Spring Meadows is an assisted living facility for the elderly in Trumbull, Connecticut. In addition to assisted living, the facility offers a few other care options. This facility offers independent living, assisted living, memory care, and respite care. If you are looking for a care facility for a senior loved one, Spring Meadows might be the right fit for them. You can find out if this is an appropriate care option by learning more about

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About Attorney Ruane

Both my grandmothers passed away in nursing homes…

One night I was speaking with my wife Jill about her grandfather, who was living in a local nursing home to recover from a surgery, and the subject of nursing homes came up.

I hadn’t thought much about it, but both of my grandmothers died in their nursing homes and the experience of both left me with a sense of hope.  You see, my “Grandma” was diagnosed with stomach cancer, and quickly deteriorated, and the home helped her manager her pain and gave her death with dignity. My “Nana” lived years in a nursing home, and the care she was shown showed me the true dedication to eldercare some of the nursing staff has.  At the time, as a family, we didn’t have options like the internet to research the homes that they would go to.The sad truth is that we put them in the first home with an open bed we could find. And we turned out to be very lucky.

But having spent the last 20 years as a lawyer handling cases, I have heard horror stories about experiences for our most vulnerable in nursing homes. As the baby boomer population grows into old age every passing year, I knew it was important for someone to put out a resource about local Connecticut Nursing Homes near me, abuse and what to look for, and most importantly, what questions to ask when faced with putting a loved one into a facility.

It didn’t exist, so I created it.

My promise to you is to help your family as if they were my own. Together, we can make sure that your family is taken care of.  This next step in the aging process will always have some measure of stress and self doubt. What I can provide is guidance and objective information. 

– Jay Ruane

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