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Tips to Reduce Holiday Loneliness for Seniors

The holiday season is typically a time of year reserved for fun and festivities. However, for many older adults it can create feelings of isolation and loneliness. If you’re concerned about a senior in your life who might be experiencing loneliness or depression during the holidays, there are a number of simple ways you can …

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Tips to Decorate a One-Bedroom Senior Apartment

If you’re getting ready to move to a senior living community, it’s a good idea to do some pre-planning on what you’ll need and what will fit best in your new place.  Chances are, it will be smaller than what you’re used to. But the good news is, modern one-bedroom senior apartments are filled with …

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Senior Living Benefit: Enjoying a Maintenance-Free Winter

Does it seem like the older you get, the less magical winters become? You’re not alone. As we age, it’s not just the cold temperatures that seem unbearable. If you’re still living in a house, you’re also forced to contend with winter home maintenance. The frozen pipes. Shelling out money to prevent ice dams on …

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Debunking Four Common Senior Living Myths About COVID-19

In light of the pandemic, it’s only natural for seniors and their loved ones to have questions about the safety of moving to a senior living community. In fact, many myths about senior living during COVID-19 have surfaced and continue to create confusion and concern. Considering that we’ll likely be dealing with the novel coronavirus …

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