Anita Silverman, Caring.com Expert


Anita Silverman is a geriatric care manager in Lake Worth, Florida.


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Can I Try Out Assisted Living? — Sep 05, 2007
Fortunately many assisted living facilities offer a temporary-stay option called a "respite" as a way for your mom to test the waters and see if she's comfortable...
How can you help calm dementia parent in nursing home? — Sep 05, 2007
Tell the staff you'd like to work with them to put together an intervention plan that will help your mom feel less anxious and upset. Ask the director which staff member yo...
How can I prescreen assisted-living facilities so I don't have to tour every one? — Sep 05, 2007
Start by asking your local Area Agency on Aging for a list of the facilities in your area. Once you have your list, call your local ombudsman for long-term care and ask if ...