What is assisted living?

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Assisted living communities serve people who are no longer able to live in their own homes or apartments because of physical frailty or mental confusion, but do not need as much care as is provided in a nursing facility.

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Feb. 14

Winter wish

Massachusetts

Brookdale Senior Living resident Eleanor "Ellie" Ross recently got to ski again thanks to a Brookdale partnership with two-time Olympic skier Jeremy Bloom.