Senior Placement Services
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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 the entire state of Louisiana - 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”

Dementia Consulting and Training

Get individualized assistance with your loved one

Senior Care Authority of Louisiana has certified dementia consultants and trainers on staff. Our consulting staff are certfied in dementia consulting and training by Teepa Snow and the Positive Approach to Care Team. They provides families with guidance and training through all stages of dementia.

Most dementia illnesses progress through stages. Our consultants assists families in recognizing these stages and provides ideas and activities that work best for the specific client.

Our staff acts as an advocate for the patient.Theirr recommendations will always be focused on the nest quality of living for the patient.

Please call 504-226-6830 and get the help you need to deal with dementia.

“8 Additional Ways We Can Help You”

Supporting Caregivers and Older Adults

Mary Marita is Senior Vice President and COO at Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging. She has 22+ years of executive and administrative leadership in the aging field including long-term care and community-based organizations and is a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. In 2012, Marita was recognized by Crain's in the 40 Under 40 awards and was honored as a YWCA Woman of Professional Excellence. Lisa Weitzman is the Benjamin Rose Institute Care Consultation Manager of Business Development. She holds an LISW-S license and Dementia Care Specialist certification. She has a passion for social justice and the social determinants of health as they pertain to older adults aging well in the community.

Ways To Pay For Care While Protecting Assets

Greg McIntyre is VA Certified and an Elder Law Attorney based in North Carolina. He became a lawyer to fight courtroom battles which he did for years. However, after working in an environment where the focus was always on the next billable hour, he started McIntyre Elder Law practice because he was interested in being more than just a lawyer. Greg was interested in making a difference in his clients’ lives.

Redefining Aging

Louise Aronson is a geriatrician, writer, educator, and professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco where she directs UCSF Medical Humanities. A graduate of Harvard Medical School and the Warren Wilson Program for Writers, Dr. Aronson has received the Gold Professorship in Humanism in Medicine, the California Homecare Physician of the Year award, and the American Geriatrics Society Clinician-Teacher of the Year award. She is the author of the PEN America debut fiction award finalist, A History of the Present Illness, and the forthcoming non-fiction Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life.

Don’t Let Your Parents Run Out of Money for Care

Dale Drury is with Senior Care Services Group and has been navigating senior’s financial care for 10 years. He assists the senior community with health and wealth preservation and protection. His joy is helping families achieve peace of mind when they no longer have to worry about their parent’s money running out.

Living as an Alzheimer's Caregiver

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.

Top 10 signs your loved ones may need senior care

We Do The Homework For You

We are here with personalized, professional service to support you and relieve the stress of finding the care that your loved one needs. We personally visit every senior living community we present to you to ensure they maintain the safety and security you expect. Together, we will find the living solution that will provide the best quality of life possible for your loved one. Following is our process to learn more about your loved to assist in finding the best options:

About Our Team

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Larry Balyeat - Owner
Larry Balyeat now takes his 40 years of healthcare experience in hospitals, outpatient surgery centers and physician office management to assist seniors and their families in the local community. As the Senior Care Authority franchise owner in Louisiana, Larry will provide invaluable assistance. Senior Care Authority serves families throughout the country through its network of professionals providing elder care consulting and personalized senior placement assistance to families seeking the best care options at home, assisted living and memory care communities.

Larry is always happy to help with all the necessary services related to assisted living facilities or residential care home for your loved ones in Louisiana. You can see assisted living facility reviews in Louisiana on his corporate page.

Advisors

Carolyn Olson - Senior Care Advisor

 Carolyn Olson has joined Senior Care Authority Louisiana as a dementia and eldercare advisor. Carolyn will provide guidance, training, and assistance with housing solutions for families and professionals caring for the elderly and people with dementia.

Carolyn Olson has devoted her career to the healthcare industry serving in a variety of positions including clinic practice manager, rehabilitation community care coordinator, and business development. Most recently Olson worked as a Healthcare Account Executive for A Place for Mom where she assisted healthcare professionals and families with referrals to senior living communities

Carol Bailey, R.N. - Senior Care Advisor
Carol is a registered nurse and has worked in hospitals and managed care companies. Carol decided to become an Eldercare Advisor after seeing firsthand that the process of finding assisted living can be overwhelming and stressful. The job was especially appealing because of her passion to work with and interact with the elderly. “There is a lot we can learn about what really matters in life by talking with the elderly.”

Craig G. Condon – Senior Care Advisor
Craig has extensive knowledge of assisted living management and development. His experience stems both from business, as well as, personal. He is a native New Orleanian that shares a passion for giving back to the community and its people. Craig looks forward to working with families to determine each client’s individual needs and find the best possible living situation. 

Janet Krane, O.T. - Senior Care Advisor
Janet started her career in health care as an Occupational Therapist. She has worked in hospital administration at Tulane Medical Center and the Baptist Hospital when Tenet Healthcare was the owner. Janet has most recently managed the physician group practice at Crescent City Physicians. She has had extensive personal experience working with the elderly. Janet brings this experience and caring personality to her new role in assisting our clients in finding the safest assisted living/memory care new home.

Senior Care Authority – serving the State of Louisiana

Senior Care Authority Lousiana 
3900 N. Causeway Rd., Suite 1200
Metairie, Louisiana 70002
Business Phone: (504) 226-6830
Cell Phone: (504) 905-7300