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How to ease the transition when you move to assisted living

Participating in activities is a good way to meet your new neighbors in an assisted living facility. Choose activities that you find interesting, or go on an outing with the group.
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Paying attention to your emotions and taking part in activities can help the move go smoothly.

Moving from your own home to an assisted living facility can present some emotional and logistical challenges. But for people who can no longer take care of all their needs by themselves, assisted living is an excellent option.

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