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Senior housing for your aging parents is a big consideration. Discover options around metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and southeast Michigan, along with insights on independent living, assisted living, nursing homes and memory care.
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Making the Call of Moving Mom to Assisted Living

A Royal Oak mom reflects back on the difficult decision of moving mom to assisted living – and why it ultimately wound up being the right decision.
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What to Do When Your Aging Parents Retire Out of State

Two southeast Michigan experts offer tips to help seniors and their adult children make a smooth transition when aging parents retire out of state.
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Modifications and Home Safety for Seniors Who Are ‘Aging in Place’

Are your aging parents still in their beloved home? Precautions are important. Discover tips on home safety for seniors from a southeast Michigan expert.
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Types of Senior Housing Options for Aging Parents

Get an overview of senior housing options in Michigan, including assisted living, independent living, senior apartments, nursing homes, memory care and group homes.
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Assessing a Lifetime of Treasures When an Aging Parent Moves

Metro Parent's editor-in-chief explains how she went about assessing a lifetime of treasures and helping her mom decide on what to leave behind as she moved from Florida to Michigan.