Nancy Watkins

Assisted Living Olympia WA - Nancy works with AFH ownerNancy Watkins has spent ten years serving seniors and their families, representing assisted living and memory care communities and working with adult family homes and other long-term care providers in Washington. She helped to rewrite Washington’s regulations to better serve its seniors and developed the state’s first Aging and Disability Services Administration-approved training program for managers of memory care and assisted living communities. She knows what to look for and the questions to ask when touring a care setting. And she can tell you who is doing a good job. When developing a list of options for a senior’s care setting, she will include only those settings that have met her high standards for quality care. More...
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Warning Signs Assisted Living Olympia WA

When is the right time to consider elder care options?

young woman whispering to grandmotherWhen is it time to consider an Adult Family Home or an Assisted Living Facility in Olympia, WA?

Planning ahead can make a challenging situation less complicated, because you will already have Assisted Living Options on your side.  Armed with information about the differences between Assisted Living and Adult Family Homes, along with learning about other assisted living options in the Olympia, Tacoma, and Puyallup, WA region, you and your elder loved one will feel confident about your choices.

We have all watched loved ones aging, and it can be difficult to imagine a time when a… Continue reading

Time For Assisted Living? Olympia WA

Assisted Living Olympia WA and the Surrounding Area

Whether or not you are looking for assisted living in Olympia WA, it’s important to know when it is time to seek professional advice.  If you are considering assisted living in Olympia WA or the surrounding area, I’m here to guide you and help you make the right choices.

Are you starting to see signs that things just might not be okay anymore with Mom or Dad?  Is she depressed and lonely or perhaps simply not taking care of herself? Does Dad forget to do important things like turn… Continue reading

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Testimonials

Nancy was so compassionate

I can’t even begin to tell you how wonderful it has been having Nancy help us find a place for my Mom who has dementia. Nancy was so incredible and helpful especially at a time when we were, as can be imagined, having one of the most difficult family events ever. Nancy was so compassionate more »

Rinee M.
Thank you so much

Hi Nancy, I want to thank you on behalf of my brothers and I for helping us find a place for our mother. I was at a loss as to how to go about things until I got hold of you. I’m sure we would still be looking had it not been for your help. more »

Chuck T.
My cousin is very happy now

Thank you for all that you did for my cousin… She may have been reluctant at first, but she is very happy now (and much safer). You played an important part in this transition.

Fr. Tim I
Great help finding a nice home for dad

Nancy, thanks for the great help in finding a nice home for my dad – things are so much better for him now

Bob P.
Positive spin on the transition.

Talked to mom today and heard no regrets (after her move to assisted living). I give you a lot of the credit… you really helped to put a positive spin on the whole transition.

Elizabeth A.
A mere thanks hardly covers it

Picking me up, handling the walker every time, generally bolstering me mentally; a mere thanks hardly covers it all!

Margaret I.
Good fit to Mothers needs

Thanks Nancy for responding so quickly to my plea for help. I couldn’t have done it without you. Finding a home for my mother so quickly and a good fit to her needs. I now know I would have made a critical mistake if I had done this on my own. Your guidance in knowing more »

Barb H.
Good care of my Dad

I can’t thank you enough for recommending the house my Dad is living in. Joyce and Sandy are great, along with the other gals. They take such good care of my Dad and I think he really is enjoying living there. It has been a great move for him.

Mary M.
Wonderful to work with

Hi Nancy! This is a hello and thank-you from Duane B’s family. You miraculously found him an assisted living place right after Christmas 2011. He was 96 at the time and in a “spend down” period. You found him a wonderful place in Kirkland. Anyway, I was trying to find something else in my e-mails more »

Cheri A.