Making the Move

  Reasons to move: safety, mobility, cognitive decline, isolation We were recently with an adult daughter touring potential retirement residences for her mother. She had mentioned a common issue: “Mom wants to stay at home.” The truth is that the vast majority of us would want to stay at home. It’s only human nature. We…

Senior Transition Tips – Helpful Advice for the Transition Process

The senior transition process can be overwhelming to say the least. As seniors remodel their lives to move into a retirement residence, they often feel displaced, disoriented, or even depressed.  A structured plan can significantly reduce the stress and emotion involved in any transition. Lianas Services provides families with knowledge, resources, and services that support…

Beating the Winter Blues

Fed up of winter?  You’re not alone.  It’s that time of year where winter is becoming more challenging to deal with yet we still have a ways to go before Spring brings warmer, sunnier weather.  For some, winter is embraced.  For others, particularly seniors and caregivers for their loved ones, winter can be agonizingly tough. …