Category: Assisted Living
We all watch the news and read articles about how eating healthy can help us live longer and better lives-what we put into our bodies is very important. However, food labels can sometimes be deceiving. When a food item is….
Using Sensory Stimulation Helps People with Alzheimer’s Disease Using everyday objects to stimulate senses can trigger emotions and memories in seniors who have lost their ability to connect with the world around them. Look around your home — most objects….
How Tapestry Residents Stay Fit In each Whitney Place Tapestry Neighborhood, staff offers a daily exercise program with titles you’d expect to see at the local gym: “Train & Tone” “Sweat & Stretch” and “Core Matters” to name a few…..
The holidays are a time filled with love and laughter. These occasions often give us the opportunity to catch up with relatives and loved ones we haven’t seen during the year. During these interactions, you might notice some changes in….
When your family member starts to experience cognitive impairments, it can be scary and stressful to know how to react and care for them in an effective way. The video above offers tips to handle this type of situation…..
In celebration of National Assisted Living Week, Residents, staff and family members from all Whitney Place Assisted Living and Memory Care communities contributed a unique piece of art to a collaborative project. Each year since 1995, the National Center for….
As we age, our bodies and our minds evolve. Sometimes this change results in cognitive decline, including a lessening of mental acuity related to dementia. Identifying, acknowledging, and managing this season of change can be a challenge for the person….
Deciding when the time is right for a transition into a senior living community can be a difficult decision based on several factors. The video above will present ways to make the act of moving a more positive experience. “Moving….
One consequence of us living longer lives is there’s an increasing number of seniors who need long-term care. While the care needs of people change as they age, staying at home and living independently for as long as possible….
Your home is your castle. But, as we age, different considerations emerge regarding our living environments, so those “castles” need to evolve to meet changing needs. While it’s important to be able to embrace independence, make sure it is….