7 Tips to Make Your Living Space Homey

7 Tips to Make Your Living Space Homey

Your New Home Should Feel Like Home At Morgan Lane Assisted Living of Tea, South Dakota, our goal is to make our senior living community feel like a true home for our residents. And, while home means different things to different people, it’s typically a place you...
Celebrating the Holidays in Assisted Living

Celebrating the Holidays in Assisted Living

Creative Ways to Celebrate with Your Senior Loved One Celebrating the holidays in an assisted living community may present special challenges for seniors and their family and friends. However, there are many ways that you can make the season cheerful and bright for...
What to Look for on Assisted Living Virtual or In-Person Tours

What to Look for on Assisted Living Virtual or In-Person Tours

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a lot of changes to the world in a very short time. This is especially true for assisted living communities, where many of our most vulnerable citizens reside. One interesting development we’ve implemented to keep both existing and...

Prevent Food Poisoning In Assisted Living

Avoid Food-Borne Illness When Cooking Let’s be honest: for many of us, one of life’s greatest pleasures is preparing and eating a delicious, filling meal. As we age, cooking and cleaning can become a challenge, but that doesn’t mean we have to forgo the pleasure of...
Managing Parents’ Money

Managing Parents’ Money

Adult Children Often Manage Their Parents’ Money Growing old is a gift not afforded to everyone. Yet, it is fair to say that aging comes with challenges. Adult children of senior parents may find themselves helping their loved ones navigate these challenges, some of...
Phones at Assisted Living

Phones at Assisted Living

Phones Help Us Stay Connected If you have called our facility, you were probably greeted by a friendly voice saying something like, “Good Morning, this is Morgan Lane Assisted Living Community in Tea, SD. How may I direct your call?” Phones are an important part of...

Will I Feel Valued in Assisted Living?

Feel the Love at Morgan Lane The decision to move into an assisted living community isn’t always an easy one to make. Leaving the home you know and feel secure in, and starting over in new and unfamiliar surroundings, can be a little scary. It may leave you wondering,...

Can I Decorate My Assisted Living Apartment?

Bring Your Memories with You! Transitioning to an assisted living facility is a big change in a senior’s life. Whether you or a loved one are making the move from a house, apartment or another assisted living community, these new surroundings may feel foreign. Here,...
Helping Your Parent Consider Assisted Living

Helping Your Parent Consider Assisted Living

Tips to Convince a Parent to Consider Assisted Living While it may seem obvious to you that your mother or father is in need of additional care, it may not be apparent to them. You may notice they are no longer able to keep up with yardwork, house cleaning and...

Assisted Living for Introverts

What if I Prefer Solitude? Morgan Lane Village is a warm and welcoming assisted living community in Tea, South Dakota. At Morgan Lane, we understand that everyone has their own comfort level, and community living shouldn’t be a one-size-fits-all solution for seniors....