Assisted living facilities have been in the news lately. In response to a television report about abuses in assisted living facilities, a state senator in CA is introducing legislation to protect seniors and other states are sure to follow suit. The investigative article reported that at least 27 seniors have died due to documented neglect and abuse in assisted living facilities in the county since 2008.
Assisted Living Facilities, Coppell TX and DFW Areas
It’s unfortunate that assisted living facilities only make the news when something awful happens. The truth is, there are many very positive things to say about the assisted living and senior care industries. Many people here in the Coppell and DFW areas are living safely and comfortably in assisted living facilities. As a family member, though, it’s easy to worry about selecting the right facility for your loved one. [Read more…]