The Cottages Blog

Leslie Carter

Leslie developed an affinity for spending time with seniors through her mother, who loved to include her children in volunteering at local nursing homes. She truly has found her passion and has devoted her energies to working in the senior housing industry.

Recent Posts

Tips for Safety-Proofing Your Home for a Loved One with Alzheimer's

It’s important that caregivers ensure our loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia live as independently as possible but also safely. We can help by monitoring our loved one’s ... Read More

Laughter May Help Boost Seniors' Physical and Mental Health

Enjoying a laugh makes you feel good emotionally, but it may also be beneficial for your health. Read More

Dementia Rates in the United States Are Falling

Over 5 million people in the United States, ages 65 and older, currently have Alzheimer’s ... Read More

Can Alzheimer's Be Passed on Through Transplants?

Researchers from multiple studies are suggesting that, through transplants, certain compounds can lead to the formation of the Read More

5 Types of Therapies for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

There are several different types of therapies that are being used to try to help people who have Alzheimer's disease or dementia. These therapies focus on helping to make communication, activities of daily life, ... Read More