Matthew and the CCRC.

Matthew and the CCRC.

Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) often have a challenge with potential residents who would like their adult child with disabilities to move in with them so that they can provide for their care while the CCRC provides for housekeeping, meals, etc. It's not that the communities are heartless to their pleas. It's the economics and … Continue reading Matthew and the CCRC.

Although Mr. Schultz had dementia, his wife was the perfect caregiver . . .

As Mrs. Schultz was still quite healthy and mentally sharp, she could take care of her husband while we took care of all the other chores.

A highly respected and well-loved pharmacist in the town, Mr. Schultz had served his community for many years. After his retirement, however, he and his wife moved into our retirement community because he had developed dementia . . .