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The Importance of Mental Health for all Ages

The pandemic has effected our Mental Health, there is no doubt. Mercy Crest is conscious of how important it is to address mental health issues. We combat caregiver fatigue within the families that we help through Respite Care or permanent residency, and even within our own staff. We are all human and we all suffer when under stress and pressure. …

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Respite Care: Fight the Burnout of Caregiving

Mercy Crest knows that primary caregivers frequently suffer from the emotional and physical impact of their duties. In general, caregivers are susceptible to burnout, fatigue, and depression. Because of this, primary caregivers need a strong support system to help them navigate this journey. Our Respite Care service is one way we help fight the burnout of caregiving.  What is Respite …

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Standard Assisted Living VS Assisted Living Memory Care Units

Chances are you or someone you know and love will require some form of assisted living care in the future. It’s important to understand the differences in care between Assisted Living versus Memory Care Units, and the accommodations each may include. Mercy Crest wants to inform everyone so that they can make the best decision when it matters the most. …