Highly Recommended

A Place for Mom

A Place for Mom is primarily a tool to locate senior care facilities. This highly recommended website offers a comprehensive, easy to browse collection of materials relevant to those interested in securing senior care for their loved ones.

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Review Date: 3/1/2018

Scoring

Ease of Use

Browsing this site is as simple as choosing a category, entering a ZIP code, or selecting a state, all of which return extensive listings for relevant senior housing. Because results are presented on a single page, visitors can easily locate and compare different options.

Visual Design

A Place for Mom has a contemporary, professional feel that stands apart from other similar websites. Excellent use of color, friendly graphics, and lots of integrated options to engage with.

Quality

The site features an upfront purpose and extensive resources to support that purpose. Visitors get exactly what they expect: a sweeping collection of senior living options broken down by type and location.

Credibility

Once you enter the relevant information, you may receive a phone call from one of the website's representatives. Thankfully you can skip straight to the senior living listings. These contain user ratings, pricing, amenities, contact information, and more. Users should note that not all facilities are included in th site's listings, only those that pay a membership fee to be included.

Pros

  1. Comprehensive listing of senior living options categorized by type, including assisted living, memory care, nursing homes, etc.
  2. Eldercare facility listings include contact information, user-reviews, basic summaries, and pricing information
  3. Online and telephone services to assist visitos in locating facilities nationwide
  4. Pages are rich with useful information that breaks down complex subjects into manageable excerpts

Cons

  1. The quality and depth of senior living options varies depending on location
  2. Finding the right facility may require interaction with agents employed by the website

Profile

Sponsors / Affiliations: A Place for Mom, a for-profit senior care referral service funded by the participating communities and providers in their network

Accreditations: Trust Guard Business Verified, BBB-accredited business

Additional Features: Senior living finder, toll-free helpline

Languages: English

Contact: customercare@aplaceformom.com

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