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Sonny, Our Registered Therapy Dog, in the News!

By |May 18th, 2016|

Assisted Living Services offers complimentary animal assisted therapy to its homecare clients. Sonny is our amazing 4-year-old Golden Retriever who is a Registered Therapy Animal. On home visits he is accompanied by Sharon and/or Ron […]

Animal Assisted Therapy in Action

By |April 25th, 2016|

Assisted Living Services offers complimentary animal assisted therapy to its homecare clients. Sonny is our amazing Golden Retriever who is a Registered Therapy Animal. On home visits he is accompanied by Sharon and/or Ron D’Aquila, […]

SEA Event: 7th Annual Celebration of Healthy Aging

By |April 20th, 2016|

The Shoreline Eldercare Alliance (SEA) is hosting an educational session titled “Celebration of Healthy Aging.” Assisted Living Services is proud to partner with SEA to educate and inform the CT community on important senior care […]

SEA Event: Preparing for Life Transitions

By |February 29th, 2016|

The Shoreline Eldercare Alliance (SEA) is hosting an educational session on “Preparing for Life Transitions.” Assisted Living Services is proud to partner with SEA to educate and inform the CT community on important senior care […]

Dental Hygiene for Seniors

By |January 19th, 2016|

When you think about senior care, there is one important area that is often overlooked — dental hygiene. Dental hygiene for seniors is critical and often can be symptomatic of other health concerns.
Why Dental Hygiene […]

Shingles and Seniors: What You Should Know

By |January 11th, 2016|

Shingles is a disease that affects your nerves. It can cause burning, shooting pain, tingling, and/or itching, as well as a rash and blisters. The rash usually runs along an inflamed nerve and develops on […]

Tips for Fighting the Holiday Blues

By |December 18th, 2015|

Our very own Ron D’Aquila was interviewed by News 8 (WTNH) recently to discuss tips for fighting the holiday blues, particularly for the elderly.

In the interview, Ron explained that the winter season can negatively affect […]

A Hearing-Friendly Holiday

By |December 7th, 2015|

It’s the time of year for many family gatherings. Celebrating the holiday season brings family and friends together to share stories and catch up with each other. While it’s a festive time, family events can […]

Is Your Senior Loved One Safe Living Alone?

By |November 23rd, 2015|

It is a question many adult children in Connecticut find themselves asking. Is my aging parent safe living alone? For most seniors, there comes a time when they will no longer be safe living alone […]

Should You Buy Organic for Your Senior?

By |October 28th, 2015|

To buy or not to buy organic, that is the question. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) publishes an annual report called the “Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce” that may help your decision making. This […]