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Checklist for Choosing the Right Memory Care

Today may be the day you and your family begin your research into Memory Care communities for Mom or Dad. Or maybe you’ve been putting off making the decision due to fear of the unknown or a feeling of guilt for not being able to take on all your loved one’s care needs alone. We […]

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7 Tips for Hurricane Preparation

What is a Hurricane? Hurricanes are severe tropical storms that produce torrential rains, storm surges and tornadoes. The typical season for these storms lasts from June through November. There are five categories with wind speeds ranging from 74 mph to 155 mph. Are you prepared for this season? Our Plan Each year, as we monitor […]

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Life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Bel Air

Commonwealth Senior Living is proud to serve our residents and their families in Bel Air, Maryland. Our community is one of just three communities in the surrounding area which includes secured memory care residencies. Offering Assisted Living and Memory Care, both with two different floorplans, ensures our residents have support available should they need it […]

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What's the Difference?

Up until the 1980s, seniors who could not live safely in their own home or with family had little access to institutional care. Since the 1980s, senior living has developed from adult care homes to a variety of vibrant lifestyles and progression of care options ranging between Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. We […]

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What’s the Greatest Challenge in Caring for an Aging Loved One?

At Commonwealth Senior Living, improving the lives of seniors and their families is central to everything we do. We’ve found the best way to further support these individuals is simply by asking. So we asked families what the greatest challenge in caring for an aging loved one has been for their family and here’s what […]

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Life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Hillsville

Watch a short video about life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Hillsville.

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How to Pay for Senior Living

When beginning to discuss making the move to senior living, almost all conversations involve the legal and financial issues families face. So, how much does senior living cost? The short answer is that costs can vary. The pricing is dependent on the amount of care an individual needs. For example, an Independent Living apartment rate […]

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Veterans Aid & Attendance: How We Can Help

We created Our Promise to Veterans in 2017 which includes a rate lock for life for veterans and their spouses. This means the rate on a veteran’s suite will never increase, an offer that only Commonwealth Senior Living can promise. Our recognition to veterans is something we exercise daily and incorporate throughout each of our […]

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Life at Commonwealth Senior Living at South Boston

Watch a short video about life at Commonwealth Senior Living at South Boston.

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Life at Commonwealth Memory Care at Chesapeake

Commonwealth Memory Care at Chesapeake is unique in that our team has received advanced dementia training as well as being certified dementia practitioners. This means our team is able to offer the most empathetic care and share this experience and knowledge with families so they’re able to better understand where their loved ones are, to […]

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