National Puppy Day: Meet JJ, Bear and Tessie Sue

At Carlton Senior Living we indeed recognize the value of pets and the companionship they provide for our residents. Our communities are “pet-friendly.” More specifically in our Memory Care neighborhoods our residents and staff host a pet for the residents to connect with and bond over during their transition and integration into a new environment. We have found that often, the companionship of the pets chosen can help to provide comfort and security for our residents and aid in the ease of behaviors associated with the progression of the disease process. We are pleased to share with you today, in honor of National Puppy Day, three of our Mem …

by Jessica Beck

Alzheimer’s Care, Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove, Carlton Senior Living Sacramento, Carlton Senior Living San Jose, Dementia Care, Memory Care

Resident Spotlight - Nina Powell

Meet Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident, Nina Powell – Nina was born Nina Lee Kingsley on September 24th, 1930 in Pontiac, Michigan near the city of Detroit. When Nina was about 10 years old, her family moved across the country and settled in San Francisco, California. On January 1st, 1948, at the age of 17, Nina married Jim Powell and the couple happily started their lives together. Eventually, the couple would welcome three children into the family. Nina worked for Pacific Telephone Company, later known as Pacific Bell, and later became a draftsman creating detailed technical plans and drawing for telephone pole layouts. Nina and Ji …

by Denee Naro

Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove, Resident Spotlight

Sacramento Region Hiring Event

We’d love for you to join us for our Sacramento region hiring event. Tuesday, January 30th  10AM to 12PM and 3PM to 5PM Sacramento – 1075 Fulton Ave., Sacramento 95825 Davis – 2726 5th Street, Davis 95618 Elk Grove – 6915 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove 95758 Come learn about employment opportunities at your preferred community listed above.    It takes a special group of employees to help our senior residents live their lives to the fullest, surrounded by love, kindness and care. We believe happy employees help to ensure happy residents, and that’s why we take great care in recruiting, training and retaining people who embrace and embody our …

by Denee Naro

Carlton Associates & Career News, Carlton Senior Living Davis, Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove, Carlton Senior Living Sacramento

Senior Living Elk Grove Happy Senior Woman Holding A Tablet

Senior Living Elk Grove - Carlton Senior Living

Everyone ages and getting older is a part of life that does not mean that your life has to end. If you or a family member is looking for an assisted living facility then Senior Living Elk Grove is just the place to call home. Just because you are considering moving into a senior living community that does not mean that your life is ending, the best thing about Elk Grove is that they strive to make senior living fun and allow residents to dictate how much or how little assistance they need! Customized Care – Senior Living Elk Grove Many people find that as they get older they cannot do as much as they could when they were younger and may feel …

by Jonita Dixon

Blog, Carlton Senior Living, Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove, Independent Living & Assisted Living

How to Make Respite Care Work for a Loved One with Dementia

How to Make Respite Care Work for a Loved One with Dementia

The National Center for Biotechnology Information conducted a study, which proved that exposing dementia patients to respite has a positive effect on their behavior and memory. You might have been worried or feeling guilty about leaving your loved one with dementia for a respite care stay. However, this finding has proved that it can be beneficial for the health of your loved one. Despite this, you may face difficulties when using respite, especially if it’s for the first time. Some patients of dementia may refuse to leave home or leave their caregivers even for a short while. Others might request to go home while at the memory care respite f …

by Jonita Dixon

Alzheimer’s Care, Caregiver Resources, Carlton Senior Living Davis, Carlton Senior Living Downtown Pleasant Hill, Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove, Carlton Senior Living Poet's Corner Pleasant Hill, Carlton Senior Living Sacramento, Carlton Senior Living San Jose, Carlton Senior Living San Leandro, Carlton Senior Living Santa Rosa, Carlton Senior Living Vallejo, Dementia Care, Memory Care