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ALTCS and Arizona Assisted Living: Our Survey of Arizona Facilities & How To Find Providers That Accept ALTCS
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3 WAYS TO FIND SMALL-TOWN/RURAL ASSISTED LIVING IN ARIZONA: Comprehensive State Lists & Data
How To File A Complaint Against A Care Facility in AZ: Quickly & Anonymously
Facility Inspections & Citations - Arizona
The 10 Most Common Cited Deficiencies: Arizona Facilities Statewide
Arizona Assisted Living Homes Association (AALHA):
Report suspected abuse by calling 800-677-1116
Assisted Living Tidbits
One way that any assisted living facility can be creative with it's residents who have dementia or Alzheimer's is with a Memory Box.
Memory Boxes are basically that - a box or small cabinet that you put outside of the resident's door that he or she can fill with mementos, photos, and other personal items.
This box serves to help the resident to find his or her room (especially in larger facilities where the hallways are long, and the doors all look similar).
It also serves as a way to make the resident feel more at home, and more comfortable at the facility, and gives the resident an ongoing project that he or she can help to maintain and add to over the years!
Popular Help Pages:
Facility Questionnaire - A Printable (.pdf) of Important Questions To Ask Facilities
Facility Size - Discussing Small vs. Large Facilities