How My Mom Blossomed After Discovering Senior Living [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 30, 2017 3:13:50 PM

“It’s a happier relationship now,” says Clare Strohman, describing the changes she’s noticed since her mother moved to a senior living community.

Clare says Ginny...

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Topics: Videos, Senior Living Communities

The Healing Power of Pets for Seniors and Staff

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 26, 2017 2:43:23 PM

During National Pet Month, we reflect on the fact that caring for animals is good for our health. We can all attest to the mood lifting and stress relieving benefits...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

Senior Spiritual Wellbeing: Why Friendships Matter

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 25, 2017 5:26:14 PM

Friendships help us celebrate the good times in life and support us through the challenges. As our kids move out and start families of their own, our ties with the...

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Topics: Healthy Aging Tips

Memory Care: What to Look For in a Community [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 23, 2017 4:31:29 PM

“If you’ve met one person with dementia, you’ve met one person with dementia. Everybody is absolutely different,” said Wendy Wells, daughter of a resident in Naples,...

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Topics: Memory Care

When At-Home Caregiver Costs Become Too Much

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 21, 2017 8:28:18 AM

You love your family home. You have so many great memories celebrating birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, weddings and more. It seems like all the best times of...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

The Benefits of Aromatherapy for Aging Adults

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 18, 2017 4:14:32 PM

“Aromatherapy is a great first resource to consider because it is holistic and natural,” said Tina Vauthier, Executive Director at Westpark Village senior living...

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Topics: Healthy Aging Tips

Betty Becker: Finding Purpose Through Service [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 17, 2017 1:39:36 PM

When Betty Becker’s husband was diagnosed with dementia, they made the decision to receive additional support at a nearby senior living community.

“This is home,”...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

The Importance of Dental Care for Seniors

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 5, 2017 2:10:26 PM

Maintaining good dental health isn’t just about having a bright, winning smile—although that’s a great goal. It’s also about maintaining overall good health. Studies...

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Topics: Healthy Aging Tips

Reflections on Memory Care from a Loving Husband

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 4, 2017 11:08:35 AM

“Her quality of life, I hate to admit this, I think it's better than living with me,” Garry Wright explains as he glances over at his wife, Marcia. “When she was...

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Topics: Memory Care

Day Care for Early Onset Dementia [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 2, 2017 12:27:37 PM

“My husband has been coming here almost a year and a half now, 3 days a week,” says Linda Walsh-Klein, the wife of an adult day care participant. “I am trying to keep...

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Topics: Memory Care, Videos