What time is the right time to move your loved one from their home to a new home in one of our communities? Sometimes, it's hard to know. Let's look at the differences between care at home and senior living in one of our communities. Care at Home Many people whose loved ones need a bit of assistance … [Read more...] about Home Care vs. Senior Living
At Ebenezer and Riley Crossing Senior Living, we believe the time to start talking about, exploring and even making the move to a senior living community is before you need it. It's true for so many reasons, but one of the most profound is one of Ebenezer's core values: dignity. All too often, … [Read more...] about Gradual Transition into Senior Living Offers Dignity and Increased Independence
Riley Crossing Senior Living has just taken home the top honor as being chosen for the Best in Senior Housing - Southwest Project of the Year for the MN Real Estate Journal 2020 Awards. Our community opened almost a year ago today in November 2019 and celebrated our Grand Opening in … [Read more...] about Riley Crossing Voted Best Senior Housing Project in Southwestern Minnesota
When you're deciding on senior living for your loved ones, you have many options to choose from. Finding the best fit is one important key to a smooth transition from Mom or Dad living independently in their own home and moving into a senior living community. Your best bet is to do a little homework … [Read more...] about Where to Start
Having the conversation with a parent to make the move into assisted living can be difficult, but is highly worthwhile to do ahead of time. When it comes to caring for your aging parents, procrastination isn’t the key—these 4 reasons are why you need to plan for senior living … [Read more...] about Helping Your Parents Plan for Senior Living Now
At Riley Crossing, our Memory Care assisted living provides a safe and welcoming space that will help you thrive in your golden years. While transitioning to assisted living can be difficult, these tips can help you to celebrate one season as it comes to a close, and welcome a new and exciting … [Read more...] about Making the Transition to Memory Care Easier
With so many options for senior care available, it can be difficult to navigate the seemingly endless resources to find the right fit for you or your loved one. At Riley Crossing, we offer a wide range of levels of care depending on the unique needs of each senior. 55+ Townhouses Our 16 … [Read more...] about Navigating Senior Care Options and Resources
The stages of dementia can be categorized as mild, moderate, and severe, however, this is mainly to provide a general idea of how abilities change and symptoms may progress over time. Although experiences within these stages can overlap, we provide the breakdown of symptoms at each stage and some … [Read more...] about Stages of Dementia
On Friday, January 10th we were so proud to welcome about 450 people to the Grand Opening of Riley Crossing. We had wonderful food and drinks, a hot chocolate bar, horse trolley rides, prize drawings, music, tours and more! It was such a fun event and our team did a wonderful job. If you weren't … [Read more...] about Grand Opening Fun!
When considering a transition into a senior living community, amenities are an important part of the decision process. Each independent living community offers a unique suite of amenities. Below you’ll find Riley Crossing’s offerings. What is Independent Living? Independent living refers to … [Read more...] about What Amenities Does Independent Living Offer?