In an assisted-living facility, after time, which can be a couple of weeks or sometimes a couple of months, the older relative settles in, looks around and starts to enjoy life again!
Pat Breuer is the executive director of a local adult home community, Hampshire House, at 1846 County Route 48 in Oneonta. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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