Preferred Living Solutions helps seniors and people with disabilities manage their current situation, plan for future needs and assist in making adjustments as needs evolve. more…


    Preferred Living Solutions’ aging life care managers work closely with individuals and families to develop, implement and monitor personalized plans and solutions for health, home, transportation, and other life transitions.



Preferred Living Solutions staff welcomes the opportunity to speak to businesses, groups and community organizations. Contact Melanie Mattingly to request a speaker. Choose from the topics listed here or discuss your needs with us and we’ll help identify the right speaker for your group.

START NOW©: Constructive Conversations with Your Aging Parents

This 30-minute talk provides adult children with topics, talking points and real-world advice on the crucial conversations that aging families need to have and how to start, end and achieve successful outcomes.

From Worry to Wisdom: Housing Options for Older Adults

Until you or your family has been introduced to the residential options along the continuum of care you may have an incomplete understanding of levels of care and how to pay for them. Aging adults and their families may not understand choices, costs, and funding sources. Following this 45 minute presentation you will be an informed consumer and better equipped to make decisions about where to live and how to pay for care.

Caring for your Aging Parents, Caring for Yourself

Practical guidance for people caring for an aging loved one. Take the Caregiver Burnout quiz and learn some new relaxation techniques and coping strategies.

Daily Dementia

This presentation is for families of loved ones living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias. Tips and tools are shared to help care partners have successful and meaningful day to day routines, tasks and activities.

Doing your “Home”Work

An overview of housing options for aging parents and other loved ones.

What is Aging Life Care Management? Can a Care Manager Help Me?

An overview of care management services

Staying Active

Strategies and community resources for aging adults to keep their minds and bodies healthy

The Drop Dead Book: My Need To Know Information

Introduction of a tool to organize your important documents and all of the information you should have at their fingertips at all times

Blended Adult Families and Aging

Strategies for bridging the gap between adult children and step-parents with changing needs