Memory Care-What You Need to Know

March 27, 2020

It’s challenging and frightening when loved ones have dementia. The person you’ve known and loved is slipping away and caring for them is becoming increasingly difficult. In addition to the emotional strain created by the situation, families and caregivers are faced with many healthcare decisions. How can you determine the best way to help someone […]

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Palliative Care-What You Need to Know

February 26, 2020

Individuals dealing with serious illness can easily and quickly become overwhelmed. They may experience significant symptoms and  anxiety brought on by their situation. Often, they find themselves thrust into an unfamiliar world that requires frequent travel to specialists and labs, deciphering new medical jargon and making difficult decisions about treatment options.  Palliative care—an interdisciplinary medical […]

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Thinking and Memory Problems Associated with Parkinson’s Disease

February 4, 2020

People living with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) may be affected by thinking and memory problems. These cognitive issues can have a significant impact on a person’s quality of life and interfere with their daily function. To some degree, cognitive impairment affects many people with PD. The same brain changes that lead to motor symptoms can also […]

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Chandler Hall Receives High Marks for Hospice Services

February 4, 2020

Thinking about end of life care can be upsetting, stressful and overwhelming, making searching for hospice for you or a loved one a daunting task. All hospice organizations are going to put their best face forward to promote their services, but if you’re not fortunate enough to be able to rely on personal recommendations from […]

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Support for Those Caring for Someone with Dementia

September 11, 2019

  Family members caring for loved ones with dementia find understanding and helpful advice at meetings of the two Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups at Chandler Hall in Newtown, Pennsylvania. Read Full Article

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3 Things to Look for in a Memory Support Residence

September 6, 2019

  Finding a memory support residence for a loved one can be challenging. Here are three characteristics to look for in a residence for aging adults who have Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Read Article

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