February is National Senior Independence MonthFor most of us, maintaining our independence is a lifetime goal - no matter our age. The freedom to make our own decisions and choose a lifestyle that matters is a value that most seniors share. National Senior Independence Month is celebrated every February and is the perfect time to reflect on your individual goals for your health and wellbeing.
Make Moving Easier for Mom or DadYour parent(s) have decided to move out of their beloved home into a smaller house or apartment. Moving is stressful for anyone, but even more so for seniors. The process is full of potential pitfalls. The keys to the least stressful moves are preparation, practicality and patience. The following are tips that will help make the move easier for everyone involved.
March 28, 2016
Independent Living and Assisted Living: A ComparisonBaby boomers across the country began hitting age 65 in the year 2011. This means a huge population of the United States is entering their retirement years — or thinking about retiring, anyway! And, the average life expectancy has been gradually rising over the past few decades, too.