Tag Archives: Lady Friend

Follow Up on Dad and his Lady Friend

Previously I wrote about dad’s desire to see his former Lady Friend in “Should Dad Visit Former Lady Friend with Memory Problems?”  I spoke with the director about this question and we decided he should see her during another activity.  … Continue reading

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Should Dad Visit former Lady Friend with Memory Problems?

I hope you all had a very nice Thanksgiving yesterday. When I visited dad for Thanksgiving he was dressed up and sitting in the lounge.  We went back to his room and talked for awhile.  He asked about Mary, the … Continue reading

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Dad and His Lady Friends

When dad first moved into his current assisted living facility (ALF) community after mom passed away, he isolated himself in his room.  Almost 2 years ago, he was just starting to be more social by sitting in the television lounge when he became … Continue reading

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Sexual Behaviors in an Assisted Living Facility

Yesterday I wrote about how dad got in trouble over the weekend by shouting and cursing at his medical aide when she told him he could not make out with his lady friend on the sofa in the lounge. This … Continue reading

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Dad’s Week

I have been having trouble reaching dad by phone the past few days. I know he is there and he is fine, but he spends so much time in the lounge that he isn’t in his room to answer his … Continue reading

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An Incident Report – Assisted Living

I believe an Assisted Living Facility has to contact the resident’s family each time there is an official “incident”.  I am not sure of the definition of an incident, but two have been reported to me in the past month! … Continue reading

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Dad and A Lady Friend

Yesterday when I went to visit dad, I found him sitting out in the lounge as he often has been lately.  The only difference today was that instead of sitting alone on the sofa with the television running, he was … Continue reading

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