Resources for you

Choosing the right living situation for yourself or a loved one can be a complex and stressful decision. In many cases it is even more difficult, because the process takes place during a crisis or near-crisis situation.

In this section of our web site, we have collected information that we hope will be useful to you in learning about this process and the issues involved.

Should you wish to discuss your situation confidentially with our trained admission representatives, we welcome your call.

Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some of the frequently asked questions we have received, along with our answers. We invite and encourage you to post your own questions as well.
Aurum Admissions
An overview of the admission process and what our admission representatives do for you.
Take charge of your hospital discharge
Planning your discharge, both before and during your hospital stay. (Presented in cooperation with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.)
Choosing the Best Long Term Care Option
A guide to long term care options, and how to evaluate them. (Presented in cooperation with the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office.)
Choosing the Right Nursing Facility for Someone You Love
Information about choosing a facility for a loved one. (Presented in cooperation with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.)
Strategies for Seniors
This guide is designed to help you organize the information you need when researching the living and caring options available for an elderly relative or friend.
Caring Bridge
CaringBridge® offers free, personalized websites that allow people to stay in touch with family and friends during a health crisis, treatment and recovery. The goal of the service is to ease the burden of keeping friends and family updated, while also providing a way for them to send their love, support and encouragement.
Related links
A collection of pointers to other relevant information on the World Wide Web
Members only
The Aurum Extranet (Login required). This is a private part of our web site that we use for coordination and collaboration with the Aurum member companies.

A call to an Aurum facility of your choice can offer support, and services needed to make the delivery of a continuum of post-acute, retirement living, and specialty services both simple and comprehensive.

The Aurum network of independent providers are innovative leaders in senior care. Aurum members are dedicated to continually striving to bring high quality post-acute services from conveniently located facilities serving a wide geographic area.