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Assisted living facilities

Assisted living homes are targeted at assisting residents stay as self-aware as possible together with the confidence of help when required. A blend of housing, meals, personal care and assistance, social actions, 24-hour oversight and, in certain homes, health care services is generally supplied. Assisted living centers are a terrific option for people who can not reside by themselves, but don't require nursing care. As needs change, these centers offer you various levels of maintenance at various prices -- and a few are associated with nursing centers if your loved one finally require full-time nursing attention.

There is absolutely not any standard for assisted living homes, which change in size, appearance, price, and services provided. Other people go beyond those services and supply transportation and particular health services. Facilities range from little houses with only a couple of residents to high tech apartment-style buildings with countless residents. Living areas can be one area or a complete apartment with a small kitchen, using ready dishes too served in a frequent dining area.

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On the other hand, the concept of senior alive - and the centers designed and constructed to accommodate this population -- has shifted significantly in the last several decades. This development was particularly evident since the Baby Boomer generation has aged into the most important consumers of senior care centers.

As a health-focus permeates and possibly still dominates the total philosophy of senior-living facilities, a growing number of the current residents require a much wider selection of conveniences and luxuries than previous generations. This contemporary mindset among aging taxpayers continues to drive much of the development in the design and structure of those surroundings.

Following the introduction of Medicare and Medicaid from the mid-1960s, lodging for the aging divide into many types: the former process of health care (nursing homes), senior home (seniors-only communities), hospitality (a relaxed, resort-like setting) and hybrid a combination of the old-style therapy and the new fad of relaxation.

What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?

What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?
Social and recreational activities
What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?
Meals, 24hour emergency care
What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?
Personal care, dressing and bathing
What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?
Housekeeping and laundry
What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?
Some medical services
What Services Do Assisted Living Communities Provide?
Transportation services

Faith, Spirituality & Aging

Faith, spirituality, and aging go hand-in-hand, which is why at PeachTree Place Assisted Living, near Salt Lake City and Ogden UT, we provide access to services and materials to support the faith practices of its residents. Consistent spiritual practices are linked to better mental health, lower levels of stress, and improved longevity in seniors. So, […]

Faith, spirituality, and aging go hand-in-hand, which is why at PeachTree Place Assisted Living, near Salt Lake City and Ogden UT, we provide access to services and materials to support the faith practices of its residents. Consistent spiritual practices are linked to better mental health, lower levels of stress, and improved longevity in seniors. So, […]

Faith, spirituality, and aging go hand-in-hand, which is why at PeachTree Place Assisted Living, near Salt Lake City and Ogden UT, we provide access to services and materials to support the faith practices of its residents. Consistent spiritual practices are linked to better mental health, lower levels of stress, and improved longevity in seniors. So, we believe these services are vital.

Religion & Senior Care

The Mayo Clinic has conducted numerous studies of physical and mental health, and they all show improved outcomes for seniors who embrace a spiritual or religious practice. Also, during times of illness, those who relied on their spiritual beliefs were calmer and more at peace while dealing with health issues.

Senior care is about meeting needs and improving outcomes, and it’s clear that for most seniors, religion and spirituality play a significant role in overall health and wellbeing.

Ways To Incorporate Spirituality

Prayer ranks as a top practice for most seniors, allowing them to feel a connection to God or their higher power. Attending church services is still relevant as well, with 53% of those 65 and older saying they participate in weekly services.

Other ideas for incorporating spiritual practices might include taking meditative walks, practicing yoga, singing familiar hymns and songs, and reading religious materials and devotions.

Access To Religious Activities

At PeachTree Place Assisted Living, we strive to meet the spiritual needs of our residents. We offer a weekly LDS church service with sacrament on site for ease of access. Residents of all faiths are invited to attend this Christian service and welcome friends and loved ones who join them.

We offer several ways for our residents to connect and practice their religion, including:

  • LDS Church Service
  • An On-site Library
  • Special Music Events
  • Yoga Classes
  • Walking

Nearby Houses of Worship

We know that not everyone who chooses assisted living in Utah shares in the beliefs of the LDS faith. There are several churches and houses of worship for those of other faiths near to us in West Haven. These locations are easily accessed from our location and have religious services at various times over the weekend for convenience:

  • Embry Chapel African Methodist Episcopal
  • St. Mary’s Catholic Church
  • Roy Bible Church
  • Alpine Church
  • Ogden Seventh Day Adventist

Spiritually Connected Senior Living In Salt Lake City

At PeachTree Place Assisted Living, conveniently located near Salt Lake City and Ogden, UT, we are committed to providing the best care and activities for our seniors. This includes maintaining a connection to spirituality and religion.

Contact us today to schedule a tour and find out more about our senior apartments, elder care, classes, and activities.


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