from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A living arrangement in which people with special needs, especially seniors with disabilities, reside in a facility that provides help with everyday tasks such as bathing, dressing, and taking medication.
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“Shhhhhh,” Griffin said to the puppy as she bounced up and down in the parking lot of the assisted living home.
I would have called over to Wexton Farms—the assisted living community—to see if there was anything I needed to know about— recently hospitalized people, delays in the transit shuttle, dietary restrictions.
When I called the assisted living home, they said pets are allowed there.