Independence Day: How To Plan a “Picnic” for a Loved One in a Senior Living Community
While most senior living communities offer an array of programs and events, activities directors often work with limited budgets and are challenged to meet their residents’ varied abilities and interests. I was fortunate to have an exceptional nursing home close to my house during my caregiving years...
Tips for Choosing a Senior Independent Living Community
Adam DeSantis, director of community relations at Eastwyck Village (www.eastwyckseniorliving.com/) in North Greenbush, N.Y., talks about downsizing an...
Tips For Choosing A Senior Living Community
According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, retirement is defined as the act of withdrawing, going away, retreating. Tips For Choosing A Senior Living Com
How Senior Living Communities Help Treat Arthritis
Learn more about how senior living communities are helping residents treat arthritis symptoms with exercise, nutrition and wellness programs.
How to pick a senior living community · Buckner International
How to find a retirement home that fits your needs.
How to Handle Rate Increases at Senior Living Communities
The cost for senior living facilities is rising. And as your parent ages, he or she may require higher levels of care, which can also make the price go up. So what are your options for handling rate increases?
How to find the right senior living community
Searching for the right assisted living environment can be confusing and emotional for everyone involved. But it doesn't have to be! On this episode of The Senior Caregiver, learn about your options and important things to keep in mind throughout your search.
Your Guide to Choosing the Right Senior Living Community
Resources for: Retirement living, Short-term rehabilitation, Long-term nursing care, Hospice, Outpatient physical therapy, Memory care, Adult day services.
10 benefits of an active senior living community
Big Sky Senior Living is designed for individuals over age 55. This lifestyle option is gaining in popularity with seniors who are extremely independent and want to enjoy the benefits
Tips to Hire & Train for a Successful Senior Living Community
Hiring the right employee for your Senior Living Community is key to the success of your organization.
5 ways to ease the transition to a senior living community
Here are a few of the ways we help our new residents adjust, and how they might work for your community.
How to Uncover the Truth About a Senior Living Community
For those looking for the right senior living arrangement for a loved one, uncovering the truth about a community involves asking one, simple question.
Senior Living Care 101: What Options Are Available?
If your parent or loved one is getting older and is having a difficult time caring for themselves, you may be looking into different forms of senior living care. There
8 Downsizing Tips Before You Move into a Senior Living Community
You've found the ideal place to live out the next chapter of your life. Now here are eight downsizing tips to help you downsize before your move.
How One Senior Living Community is Taking Advantage of UberWAV
Standish Village Assisted Living started using a service called “UberWAV” as a transportation option for bringing residents into the city.
Tips for Getting the Most From a Senior Living Community Bus Tour
One of the best ways to learn more about senior living is to take a senior living community bus tour. See what you need to know before you tour in your neighborhood.
How a Raleigh startup is helping senior-living communities step into the digital age
The Cardinal at North Hills is adding Amazon’s Alexa to every senior-living apartment to keep its residents connected to the community.
What to Do with Your Parents' Possessions Before Moving to a Senior Living Community
For older adults, moving to a senior living community — with no home maintenance, cooking or cleaning responsibilities — can be incredibly liberating. For their adult children, however, the move itself can be overwhelming and emotionally fraught: What do you do when you have aging parents with lots of stuff they no longer want or … Continued
Mother, daughter decide to retire in same Austin senior living community
"You can tell their bond is irreplaceable, and it continues to grow each day in retirement," said Janet Burnett, life enrichment coordinator at Buckner Villas.
An Introvert’s Guide to Senior Living Communities
A few years ago, I took my 77-year-old mom, a classic introvert, on a tour of senior living communities. I wanted to show her how much easier life could be if she and Dad rented an independent livi…