If you or a loved one is trying to determine if moving to an assisted living community in Winston Salem is the right choice, ask yourself the following questions:
1. Do you require more help than a family member or friend can provide? When day-to-day activities have become too much for you to handle and you feel afraid of what may happen if your fell or had an another accident, then assisted living may help to bridge the gap.
2. Do you feel isolated or lonely in your home? These feelings can lead to depression. An active social life is very beneficial to your physical health, mental health and happiness. Many assisted living communities offer a variety of social as well as recreational activities giving you or your loved one the opportunity to make new friends.
3. Are daily home maintenance issues overwhelming? There are many responsibilities when it comes to owning/living in your own home. Assisted living communities can provide a homey atmosphere without the responsibilities of grocery shopping, laundry, cleaning and cooking.
4. Is transportation an issue? Are you having trouble driving or are you no longer able to drive? Some people do not live in areas where public transportation is possible or convenient making you feel housebound and isolated. Assisted living communities offer a variety of places to go within the community and often offer transportation to other places within the city.
If any of these questions resonates with you, consider taking a closer look at Vienna Village an assisted living community in Winston Salem.