Take the time to learn the differences!

Rincon del Rio ran an advertisement in The Union Newspaper in an attempt to explain the differences between the terms Nursing Home, Skilled Nursing Facility, and Assisted Living:

Senior Housing is experiencing many changes very rapidly. Terminology and meanings are changing. If you are going to enter a discussion, it’s important that you clearly understand current vernacular. Otherwise, your communication can be inaccurate and distort your opinions and decisions. Please read the full article to insure you understand current meanings and methods of care.

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Ad in The Union: Nursing Home vs Skilled Nursing Facility



Carol Young is a resident of Auburn, CA in Nevada County one of the most beautiful places on earth.Along with her husband Jim and their children Mac and Aubree, the family partnership is developing an active-adult community with a working farm to provide farm-to-fork dining for the residents, 80% open space, and a genuine “sense of place”.They all agree that “Nature is our Niche” and want to build a community for people to live the best years of their lives with a renewed spirit of purpose.

If you have suggestions or questions for Rincon del Rio, please contact Carol: Carol@Rincondelrio.com