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FIL is settled in an assistant living facility.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

My Mexican girlfriend who I met and was one of my nurses has started an assisted living facility. She found a place and loves it and had been writing to me to let me know she was going forward with her plan. She wants me to help her with her business. Which I will love to do when I get back. She has also been my FIL's nursing service while he was down for the count after his back surgery. Anyway it all worked out that I got to talk to her yesterday while she was at my FIL house. She and I talked about her taking FIL to her facility at least until we get home. Well the good news is that he loves her and wanted to go as he doesn't want to be alone right now. So last night was his first night in the facility. We will call him to see how he is doing as she emailed me with a number. But it might appear that this will become permanent. At least this way he will have people around him and someone to cook for him, etc. The cost is like $20,000 pesos per month which is roughly $1600 per month US dollars. It includes all meals, transportation to doctor's appointments, internet, Satelite TV and such. So for sure the price is right. I am praying that this works out. If so, we will sell the house we had bought that he was living in.
I do hope all of you are doing well and having a great week.
Sallie
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FERRETLOVER1 11/14/2013 7:14AM

    It's wonderful that your FIL is happy and likes where he is.

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GOANNA2 11/14/2013 6:41AM

    I am glad your friend is there for your FIL.
He will be happy there and it will be good for
you to know that he is well taken care of.

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JANIEWWJD 11/14/2013 12:49AM

    I sounds like your FIL will be very happy there!!! God bless him!!!
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BUTEAFULL 11/13/2013 9:22PM

    sure wish the US had prices like that, my MIL is in assisted living and pays $6K a month it's robbery speaking of which, someone there keeps stealing things from her room, and 'borrowing' without asking. It's horrible and it smells bad too.

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GAYEMC 11/13/2013 8:59PM

    After all he has gone through these last few months this sounds like a great solution for him. I hope it all works out.

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MOBYCARP 11/13/2013 7:53PM

    That's very good news indeed. I'm glad this situation is working out well for you and your FIL.

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FISHER011 11/13/2013 7:14PM

    Hope all works out!
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PMFISH 11/13/2013 6:57PM

    Wow! Amazing how God presents us what we need at the time we need it. Sounds almost too good to be true. Happy for your FIL that he enjoys the people that will be
taking care of him. That is so important.

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KRICKET4 11/13/2013 2:06PM

    You have a wonderful support system.

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FIT4MEIN2013 11/13/2013 1:46PM

    God is amazing in His plans, is He not?

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SLENDERELLA61 11/13/2013 12:17PM

    Sounds like the solution. I am thankful that you could get this all arranged without having to leave your good visit with the grandkids. Take care, Sallie.

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JANTHEBLONDE 11/13/2013 10:55AM

    Sounds great!! I am so glad to hear everything is working out!!
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LIS193 11/13/2013 10:41AM

    So nice that he is being looked after and has other people around him. It must be a relief to know he is comfortable and has round the clock care.

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JUDY1676 11/13/2013 10:32AM

    That is great! It is such a relief when our loved ones are happy and can make the choice for themselves. This has to help you enjoy your time here in the States with your family.

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1CRAZYDOG 11/13/2013 9:50AM

    Glad that things are at least settled for now for your FIL. ((((HUGS))))

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MEADSBAY 11/13/2013 9:49AM

    Win-win-win!!! emoticon

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MSLZZY 11/13/2013 9:41AM

    That is much less expensive that any living situation in our area. So glad he likes it and it seems like the perfect solution. HUGS!

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KRICKET57 11/13/2013 9:36AM

    Good luck. Hope all works out for you!

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NELLJONES 11/13/2013 9:15AM

    Are there as many regulatory hurdles in Mexico as there are in the US?

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ROCKYCPA 11/13/2013 9:04AM

    Glad to hear that your FIL is going to be in a place where he is comfortable and happy. I hope everything works out for you and your family.

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