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Moving Out on Your Own as a Senior

Moving Out on Your Own as a Senior

As much as we want to deny it, aging is an inevitable process. As time goes on, you may find certain tasks or activities more challenging than before. Life can seem a lot slower than when you were younger. An assisted community may be exactly what you've been looking...

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The Benefits of Gardening for Seniors

The Benefits of Gardening for Seniors

Spring is fast approaching, the birds are singing and flowers are beginning to bloom. This is the perfect time for seniors to get outside and enjoy the sunshine—what better way than gardening? In this article, we will target some of the main benefits of gardening that...

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Living in Assisted Living During COVID-19

Living in Assisted Living During COVID-19

There is no doubt that the pandemic has been a massive challenge for everyone, but especially our seniors who are uniquely vulnerable to COVID-19. We know a lot more now than we did in early 2020 since COVID first struck the U.S. and we are in a much better position...

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5 Benefits Available to Senior Veterans

5 Benefits Available to Senior Veterans

The number of military retirees in the United States is estimated to be 2.19 million in 2021. The Department of Veterans Affairs offers a wide range of benefits and services to make life easier for senior veterans. If you are a veteran reaching retirement age, it is...

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The Most User Friendly Communications Platforms for Seniors

The Most User Friendly Communications Platforms for Seniors

As people get older and technology evolves, it can be difficult for the previous generation to adapt. Video calling is one piece of evolving technology that some elders find difficult to utilize. However, there are many video calling apps that are specifically...

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Social Security Tips for Seniors

Social Security Tips for Seniors

Most people heading into retirement aren’t worried about what they’ll do with their leisure time—instead, they’re worried about how they’ll afford it. According to the Social Security Administration, more than half of married couples and 43% of single seniors rely on...

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Celebrating the Holidays with Seniors in Assisted Living

Celebrating the Holidays with Seniors in Assisted Living

Holidays in assisted living communities can still be fun, festive, and meaningful even if they involve creating new traditions. Older adults in assisted living communities feel loved and included in the festivities when you find ways to bring the holiday spirit to...

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Stimulating Activities for Seniors in Memory Care

Stimulating Activities for Seniors in Memory Care

Those living with Alzheimer's and dementia need activities that offer mental stimulation, an opportunity to connect with others, and provide a sense of comfort and relaxation. Dellwood Gardens Memory Care Community offers a variety of social activities specifically...

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Fun Activities to Try in Assisted Living This September

Fun Activities to Try in Assisted Living This September

Autumn is in the air! Make sure you're getting the most out of this festive season with a diverse schedule of fun activities. From low-impact to high-energy, we have compiled a list of games and crafts that will be fun for everyone. It’s Harvest Time! September is the...

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