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November 3, 2023
Ideas for Decorating a Senior Living Apartment
Moving into a senior living apartment is an exciting new chapter in your life. It’s an opportunity to embrace a fresh start and make new friends. But how do you go about decorating your senior living apartment? Whether you’re making the move into an independent living or assisted living apartment, our guide to decorating and […]
February 15, 2023
What is the Aid and Attendance Benefit for Veterans?
When it comes to financing senior care, older adults are often unaware of how many financial options there are that can help. From life-settlement funds to bridge loans, there are a variety of programs designed to make it easier to finance senior care. One benefit that is often overlooked was created for veterans and their surviving spouses. It is the Pension with Aid and Attendance Benefit and is commonly referred to as the Aid and Attendance for Veterans Benefit.
November 24, 2023
Best Stretching Exercises for Seniors
Whether you’re hitting the weights at the gym, going for a stroll with friends, or just getting ready for the day it’s important to include stretching into your daily routine. The best stretching exercises for seniors are stretches that focus on the muscles you use the most in your daily activities. Stretching offers your body […]
October 27, 2023
Transportation Services for Seniors
When a senior driver is preparing to hang up their car keys for good, concerns often arise about how they will get be able to get around town. Many older adults don’t want to be what they perceive as a burden to family members. Public transportation isn’t always available or senior-friendly in some areas of the country, and taxi cabs can be cost-prohibitive for frequent use.
October 6, 2023
5 Ways to Combat Loneliness in Seniors
We all experience loneliness at some point in our lives, but as we age we have an increased risk of experiencing loneliness. In fact, an estimated 13.8 million seniors live alone, according to a report by the Administration for Community Living’s Administration on Aging of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Chronic loneliness […]
September 8, 2023
How Senior Living Communities Can Help Kinless Seniors Thrive
Nearly one million older Americans are considered kinless, meaning they lack a spouse, partner, children, or siblings. Some seniors may wonder who will care for them as they age in the absence of a family support structure. Kinless seniors often have to explore alternative solutions to ensure their well-being as they age. In this article: […]
August 11, 2023
9 Fun Outdoor Activities for Seniors
Life is a journey that is always changing. As you get older staying active becomes essential to your vitality and joy. One of the best ways to stay active is to find fun outdoor activities for seniors. Getting in touch with the great outdoors not only keeps your body moving, but also offers you mental […]
July 28, 2023
Best Cell Phones & Plans for Seniors
Cellphones are a ubiquitous part of life; we’re either on our phones or they’re right by our side. It would be difficult to find someone without a cellphone, as 97 percent of Americans now own one of some kind, according to the Pew Research Center. With so many cellphones and so many cell phone service […]
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