Being an Independent Senior

The term independent senior living usually brings to mind a senior living in a retirement community without the need for assistance with daily activities. However, being an independent senior living in a retirement community can mean so much more than just not needing help bathing in the morning. When you move into a retirement community, […]

When someone becomes incapable of taking care of their own healthcare decisions a healthcare surrogate makes medical decisions on their behalf. It is recommended that everyone chooses a surrogate in the case that they become incapable of making decisions. Those in the early stages of dementia are especially encouraged to make a designation so they […]

Choosing an Assisted Living Facility

When you have decided to start looking at assisted living facilities for your new home, Your Senior Link can help make your search easier. We have information on assisted living homes in Volusia and Flagler.  Helping you find just the right new place to call home is our goal and we will be with you each […]

A typical morning for seniors in an assisted living facility starts at whatever time they wake up and are helped to the bathroom, getting dressed, and taking their prescribed medications. Then, they will eat their breakfast in a dining room setting. After breakfast, activities such as exercise programs, entertainment, classes in art or music, or […]

Brenda O’Donnell talks with Sheila McKay Vaughn, Rebecca Sandval, and Katie Bowens about Home Healthcare and figuring out the right sort of help for you and your loved ones. What is Home Healthcare?  Its a helping service for people who are “homebound”, unlike what you might think at first this doesn’t mean you can’t leave […]

Dealing with Dementia

Dementia or Alzheimer’s disease is something which not only effects the patients, but also their loved ones. While they are medically different, they have many common characteristics. Progressive cognitive decreasing of abilities is a part of it, which leads to difficulties in doing even normal day to day tasks. Helping in this area, perhaps would […]

Shiela McKay-Vaughan is proud to announce that YourSeniorLink.com is providing assisted living and memory care Senior living placement throughout Central Florida, including Oak Hill, Volusia County, Daytona Beach and Flagler. YourSeniorLink.com is a partner with Newport Senior Link which provides Senior Placement Services in Osceola, Orange, Seminole, Lake, Sumter, Marion, Volusia and Flagler Counties. When […]