How Does Assisted Living Work? Your Go-To Guide in 2020

How Does Assisted Living Work? Your Go-To Guide in 2020

7% of older people admit to needing personal care from others. With the trend pointing to a fifth of the population reaching over 65 years by 2050 as compared to only 15.6% today, the need for third party personal care can only increase. For many people approaching...
Searching for Senior Living

Searching for Senior Living

The Search for Senior Living: The Starting Line Choosing a senior living community can be an overwhelming process. Whether you are looking for yourself or a loved one or whether you are planning for the immediate or distant future, these five steps will get you...
Senior Sun Safety

Senior Sun Safety

Senior Sun Safety Summer is a time of year most people look forward to, especially in the cool winter months. However, there are some precautions individuals should take to ensure sun safety during months with excessive heat.  Seniors, infants and children, and those...
Five Health Benefits of Owning a Dog

Five Health Benefits of Owning a Dog

Get Ready for the Dog Days of Summer: Five Health Benefits of Owning a Dog You’ve heard it said, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away”, but you may not have heard “A dog is good for your health.”  Some people think dog ownership means dog hair on the sofa,...
Gardening for Seniors

Gardening for Seniors

Gardening for Seniors It’s the time of year when gardens are tilled, and flowers and vegetables are planted in hopes of beauty and a bountiful crop in the coming months. Gardening is a popular leisure activity that provides low to moderate exercise for seniors...