Senior Placement Services

Senior Care Authority provides all the necessary services to identify the proper assisted living facilities or residential care home around the Phoenix Metropolitan Area for your loved one. We offer consultation services to help find the appropriate senior housing when your loved one can no longer care for themselves at home. Our personalized service will help relieve the stress and challenges associated with this major transition, and our expertise and compassion help lighten the load for you and your family. 

ElderCare Consulting

Sometimes our families just need more help with the challenging transitions and decision-making. This may include vital conversations and facilitation with family members, home care agency or caregiver selection, connections to valuable resources or regular visitations with a loved one providing "peace of mind" with family members. Whatever the need, we customize the program for each client.

Assisted Living Costs

There are many things to consider when searching for the right living situation for your loved one. Quality of care, activities, environment, location, and more. Although cost won’t be the only thing on your mind, especially if this is the first time you’ve considered this option, long-term care can be expensive. Not only will you need to understand the cost today; you’ll also want to make yourself aware of what to expect as health conditions change. This article will help you ask the right questions about how charges are calculated.

THE AGING BOOMERS - Managing Your Medications More Effectively

Marypat Habermas is a Doctor of Pharmacy and a Certified Geriatric Pharmacist, Certified MTM pharmacist. She has 20 year history of older adult medication expertise and specializes with older adults, diabetes, fall risk reduction, hospital admission risk reduction and nursing home admission risk reduction. Marypat is a clinical pharmacist who works with older adults to ensure medications are safe, effective, and optimal for individual health.

THE AGING BOOMERS - When to Consider In-home Care

Sherry Picker, MSW is has been working in Elder Care Services for 15 years. Her background includes counseling, support group facilitating, Geriatric Care Management and she currently works in Home Care at Paradise Home Health Care and All the Best (Medicare Agency). She is also a volunteer with the South Palm Beach County Chapter of the National Parkinson Foundation.

THE AGING BOOMERS - Preventing Financial Elder Abuse

Paul Hynes is a Certified Financial Planner, and after 22 years at a large Wall Street investment firm, Paul left to form HearthStone, a Private Wealth Management firm. Paul is a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA), National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), and the Estate Planning Councils of San Diego and North County. Paul has set up a website and blog called Senior Safe & Sound. The goals are to educate and protect seniors while helping prevent the incidence of elder financial abuse.

Phased Retirement Strategy

Gloria Dunn-Violin spent 25 years in the workplace providing services in training, coaching, and consulting in the field of Organizational Development and Behavior, and was a professional speaker through her own business: Wiser Ways to Work. She also authored a book, From Making a Living to Having a Life. Her book on the other side of that journey is, Revivement: Having a Life After Making a Living.

Memory Lane

Memory Lane is a sweet tale about a missed opportunity to learn some history and some guidance for others not to do the same. How about some conversation starters for one generation to another.

Top 10 signs your loved ones may need senior care

We Do The Homework For You

We are here with personalized, professional service to support you and relieve the stress of finding the care that your loved one needs. We personally visit every senior living community we present to you to ensure they maintain the safety and security you expect, find assisted living facility reviews in Arizona. Together, we will find the living solution that will provide the best quality of life possible for your loved one. Following is our process to learn more about your loved to assist in finding the best options:

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Do you know someone who needs assistance with memory care, medication management, has occasional falls, help with daily activities like meal preparation – bathing – cleaning – mobility? Or maybe they want to live in a community with people similar in age and interest? We work directly with them, a relative or close friend who has power of attorney to find the care and living options to best meet their needs.

We are committed, compassionate and diligent in personally guiding you through the options for senior living and care – matching your needs and budget to the best fit.

Don’t go it alone! It starts with a conversation…

Our Mission:

We strive to be your trusted advisor, providing solutions to support your care needs, interests and goals, while treating you with respect and dignity. We will help you live the highest quality of life by matching your needs and budget with safe and reliable living options.

You have questions

We know the answers to these and much more. In addition, we’ll provide you questions to consider when making your decision.

  • What level of care is provided?
  • What are the costs?
  • Where is there availability?
  • What are their State identified citations?
  • Which living option is best suited for me now and in the future?

Payment Sources:

We help identify your sources of payment options, and benefits such as Veterans Administration, long-term-care insurance and assistance benefits (Arizona Long-Term Care Services – ALTCS/Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System – AHCCCS/Medicaid).

Follow up:

We stay in touch and advocate on your behalf even after you have made your choice.

Our History:

With over 45-years of combined service in social work, healthcare and financial services industries. Our unique background allows us to see the whole picture and match your needs and budget with options that work for you.

For Hospitals, Skilled Nursing And Rehabilitation Facilities:

As a Nationally Certified Readmissions Professional company, we consult and partner across the healthcare industry and case management teams to drive innovative processes to reduce readmission rates, increase efficiencies under the accountable care organization model, and increase patient satisfaction scores.