The start of the year is an exciting time because we’re open and motivated to accept new opportunities, trends and ideas. However, there are also new challenges to be tackled. Like never before, senior living communities need to prepare for change because of uncertainty in the industry. Too many changes are happening too fast. New… Continue Reading 2020 Senior Living Trends: Get Ready for Changes
The holiday season is here – it’s time to shop for Christmas gifts for your friends and family! Do you know who is usually the most difficult to get the right gift for? Teenage girls and seniors. While your teenagers will usually tell you what they want for Christmas (and most of the time it… Continue Reading Meaningful Gift Ideas for Seniors That Strengthen Family Ties
Please enjoy these pictures from our Veteran’s Day celebration, celebrating Halloween and wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving.
Many seniors are biased against assisted living communities because they confuse them with hospitals and nursing homes. However, surveys show that a vast majority of assisted living residents state that they wish they had moved sooner because their quality of life has increased a lot. Recently, I had a conversation with Jennifer H., a lady… Continue Reading What Is Assisted Living Like from a Resident’s Perspective?
Most Americans know that sooner or later, they will need to downsize and move to a smaller place or a senior living community. Moving out of the home where your loved one lived for many happy years isn’t easy, and downsizing makes the process even more stressful both emotionally and physically. Often, the senior and… Continue Reading Downsizing Tips for Seniors: How to Make the Move to Assisted Living Easier
This past weekend we had 70 of our residents participate in giving out candy to our trick or treaters. We had 25 children show up and went through a TON of candy. Just multiply 70 residents x 25 children x 2 pieces of candy per child. Yes, that’s 3500 pieces of candy……YIKES!!!!! But the kids… Continue Reading Halloween Party and Trick or Treaters
With life expectancy on the rise, most Americans will need some type of long-term care when they grow old. While there are several options to choose from, most of the time, assisted living is the most practical and cost-effective choice for your older adult. Moving to an assisted living community usually means that the senior… Continue Reading Selling a Senior’s Home: What You Need to Know