|Inaccessibility to friends; unable to participate in events with other people.
|Daily contact with neighbors, staff, and acquaintances. Entertaiment is provided every night.
|Dependent on other people for transportation from location to location.
|Facility will prearrange transportation such as a bus or car anytime that the resident requires transportation.
|Unaccompanied/solitary meals; Trouble maintaining a special prescribed diet.
|Easier to maintain a prescribed diet, able to eat in room or with neighbors of the community.
|Ever growing difficulty with maintaining the upkeep of household chores.
|All clothing, bed linen, and bathroom towels are cleaned by laundry services.
|Availability of assistance is variable and not always reliable when needed.
|24/7 emergency staff access along with additional alert systems such as alarms.
|Narrow opportunities to access to proper exercise equipment or space.
|Routine appointments by multiple therapy providers to maintain and increase general wellbeing.
|Higher reliance on the assistance of others, requiring help with ADLs.
|Staff provide support with daily tasks to ensure safety and independence.