Community & Social Life

The Art of Celebration

The Art of Celebration
Traditions and rituals are part of the way we mark time and enjoy the rhythm of our lives. Like the ghosts in Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, each holiday seems to fill with memories of... read more
Published on November 22, 2018.

Seniors and Pets

Seniors and Pets
By: Janet Pomeroy, MSW It is no secret that owning and caring for a pet can bring huge benefits to our lives. Research presented on Aging Care's website shows us the many benefits of being a... read more
Published on November 15, 2018.

September Event: Bets and Vets

September Event: Bets and Vets
Check out the pictures from our latest event, in partnership with Concierge Care Advisors, held at Emerald Downs on September 14th. We had a great time meeting and showing our appreciation for local veterans while... read more
Published on September 17, 2018.

Ushering in the Season for Seniors

Ushering in the Season for Seniors
The leaves are turning, the rain has come and fall is upon us. It is important to help the elders in your life during the changing seasons. This can be done by making even small changes... read more
Published on October 5, 2017.

Senior Savvy Events for the Summer

Senior Savvy Events for the Summer
The Summer in the Northwest brings with it some great music, art, and food. Think outside the box this summer and get your senior active out in the community! Summer events are casual, comfortable and... read more
Published on June 26, 2017.

Tips for Traveling with Seniors

Tips for Traveling with Seniors
Regardless of age, travel can wear anybody out. Traveling with a senior can be particularly stressful for families, but it doesn’t have to be. Read through this list of simple packing, travel, and arrival... read more
Published on June 20, 2017.

Dementia & Music

Dementia & Music
Music & Dementia Seeing a loved one slowly fade, memory by memory, can be heartbreaking for a family to witness and devastating for the individual with the disease. However, music has offered many families a... read more
Published on October 31, 2016.

Staying Safe and Having Fun: Seniors Celebrating Halloween

Staying Safe and Having Fun: Seniors Celebrating Halloween
Happy Halloween! For many families Halloween is a wonderful excuse to play, dress up, give (and receive) candy and enjoy a good laugh with friends. However, for those who may have dementia, Halloween can be a disorienting day. Unexpected knocks at the... read more
Published on October 31, 2016.

The Age of Technology

The Age of Technology
It’s easy to see how seniors struggle to “keep up” with technology. It’s not that they are necessarily falling behind; developers really just never gave them a chance to catch up. Today’s websites have so... read more
Published on August 2, 2016.

May is Older Americans Month

May is Older Americans Month
The focus of celebration for Older Americans Month is the 2016 theme, “Blaze A Trail”. It is all about how older adults are taking charge of their health and making a positive impact in... read more
Published on May 1, 2016.

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