Senior Placement Services
No Service Fees

Find Senior Living and Care Options

Making the right care decision for your loved one can be a daunting task filled with stress, tension and pressure. There are so many assisted living, memory care, nursing, and other care options available in Phoenix Area - the terminology is often unfamiliar. Senior Care Authority® will streamline the process to make it easier for you to make an informed decision.

Our national team of Senior Care Advisors spends countless hours inspecting locations, from mid-to-larger size communities as well as smaller, residential care homes, meeting the staff and reviewing state reports to advise you of any citations that may have been issued against a particular location.

A Senior Care Advisor will meet personally with you to discuss your options, accompany you on visits to locations and ensure that all your questions are answered. The hallmark of our service commitment is that we are by your side every step of the way. We would be happy to put you in contact with an advisor in your area who will provide you with expert advice on any of the assisted living locations listed in our directory of locations.

“8 Steps to Senior Placement”

Elder Care Consulting
Service Fees May Apply

Get individualized assistance with your loved one

Sometimes our families just need more help with challenging transitions and decision-making. This may include facilitating essential conversations between family members, home care agency or caregiver selection, connections to valuable resources or regular visitations with a loved one providing "peace of mind" to family members when they are unable to visit themselves.

It can be comforting to have someone partner with you who is outside the emotional landscape of the family, doing research, talking to providers, organizing paperwork, or finding those "needle in a haystack" resources. A go-to person you can turn to when things get overwhelming. Whatever the need, we can customize our services for your family or provide you with vetted referral sources.

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Leigh Hilton is an attorney and Accredited Estate Planner and has helped over 6,000 families protect the assets that they leave to loved ones from divorce, creditors, lawsuits and predators. She is the author of the books “Who Gets Your Stuff When You Die”, “You’re Not Alone: Living with Alzheimer’s Disease” and “You’re Not Alone: Living as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver."

Newest Developments in Hearing Aid Technology

Bill Diles is an audiologist and 4th generation hearing care professional. Bill and his wife Christine, who is also an audiologist, own 5 clinics in Sonoma County California. Besides running the local clinics, Bill consults with private practices around the country representing the family business known as Pivot Hearing. Bill is often a guest speaker at regional and national meetings. His passion is bringing optimal hearing solutions to those who suffer from hearing loss.

Long-term Care Planning - What NOT to do

Attorney Daniel J. Umlauf is a noted speaker on estate planning. Born in Texas, he attended Texas A&M University before meeting his wife in Switzerland and following her back to North Carolina. He was introduced to estate planning and elder law in law school at Wake Forest University when he wrote a grant to help small farmers in North Carolina who were losing family farms in part due to poor estate planning. He began his own firm, Salem Law, in 2010, and practices exclusively in the areas of estate planning, probate, guardianship, and elder law. Daniel serves as a Deacon at Salem Presbyterian Church, and is the Vice President and President-Elect of the Stratford Rotary Club.

Preparing for Emergencies in Senior Living

Cate Steane leads an organization by the name of Make It Happen Preparedness Services. She enables businesses to outsource emergency preparedness planning & training. Cate spent 12 years practicing law, representing the City of Oakland Hills Fire litigation, training in Community Emergency Response Teams, Wilderness First Aid, & project management. She spent over 20 years leadership in risk management, facilities and human resources responding to the Loma Prieta Earthquake, Oakland Hills and Wine Country Fires.

Caregiver Stress: What You Can Do

Being a family caregiver is no small feat. Balancing your own needs with those of the person for whom you are providing care is tricky. Here are some ideas for coping and giving yourself a much-needed boost:

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We Do The Homework For You

Our process is aimed at relieving you of the stress and confusion in finding the right care needs.

Matt and Souban Houn-Cairns

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We are a family operated business that has over 30 years of combined healthcare experience in assisting some of the largest healthcare vendors, healthcare systems, and policy makers achieve their end goals. Throughout our careers, the main focus has been to take a patient centered approach to improving patient care while reducing costs. Our combined professional and academic healthcare experience makes us perfectly suited for navigating the complex healthcare environment, communities, financial and technological resources to help families find the right, individualized care solutions for their loved ones. 

Souban Houn-Cairns received her Bachelors in Business Management from Arizona State University and Masters in Healthcare Informatics from Grand Canyon University. She completed her master program’s capstone project on Care Transitions, where she studied the unique challenges that present during transfer of care of the elderly, particularly those with complex health issues or have unique mental, physical and social needs.

Souban has over 18 years experience in healthcare consulting with expertise in implementing evidence-based care and best practices. In her previous role as senior consultant at one of the largest healthcare consulting firm in the country, Souban has managed and supported complex project implementations across both large and small healthcare systems. Most recently, Souban designed and implemented healthcare technology solutions to ensure accuracy in documentation and accessibility in patient information to drive better patient care at one of the most prestigious academic institution in New York.

Matt received his Bachelors in Business Management from Nichols College and was Project Director for one of the most successful federally funded Challenge Grants that bridged the gap of the continuum of care across hospitals systems, long-term care, home health and health information exchanges.

As a Healthcare Consulting professional, Matt specialized in managing projects that directly impact acute and post acute care, clinical decision support tools, and collaboration of clinical stakeholders across Health Care Systems. As part of the federally approved grant, Matt was directly responsible for improving post acute care transitions by impacting communications from hospital to post acute facilities. The project focused on introducing technology that captured Assisted Daily Living (ADL) scores that were disseminated through the healthcare community to drive down ED and hospital Admissions.  Matt brings extensive, on-the-ground experience in implementation of clinical technologies in the health systems across acute and post acute care.

Our mission is to help families find appropriate care for their loved ones and we do it through innovation and collaboration with the local communities, healthcare stakeholders and families.