Aging in Place Planning: Have You Thought of Everything?

Posted by The Goodman Group on Sep 28, 2018 9:35:00 AM

Aging in place is about choosing where and how we want to live as we age. The most important part of that choice is the ability to live comfortably in one place,...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Aging in Place

Meet Virginia: A Retired 40-Year Fire Lookout in Montana

Posted by The Goodman Group on Sep 18, 2018 1:49:58 PM

It's nearly dusk. Virginia sits atop a stool in her 15-by-15-foot tower as a storm rolls through the Lolo National Forest in the heart of Montana's lightning country....

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Topics: Memory Care, Senior Living Communities

Loneliness in Seniors: Common Signs to Look For and 3 Ways to Combat It

Posted by The Goodman Group on Sep 14, 2018 8:29:07 AM

It's common for seniors to experience a sense of loneliness whether living at home or in a senior living community. As social beings, we all want and need mental...

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Topics: Spiritual Wellbeing

Capture the Moment: Celebrating National Assisted Living Week

Posted by The Goodman Group on Sep 7, 2018 9:52:38 AM

“It’s our biggest week to celebrate residents, staff members, and our family members," says Tammy, life enrichment director at Regal Palms, a senior living community...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

How Senior Apartments Have Changed Over the Years

Posted by The Goodman Group on Sep 5, 2018 3:21:10 PM

Much like single family homes, movie theaters, and malls, senior living apartments are getting upgrades as technology advances and design tastes change. From...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

Meet Scott and Mango: Villa at Terracina Grand's Unique Friends

Posted by The Goodman Group on Aug 22, 2018 9:00:00 AM

It's pretty common to see friendships form in our managed senior living communities, but we never expected one quite like this — an employee and the community bird.

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

Establish Communication with Your Loved One's Senior Living Community

Posted by The Goodman Group on Aug 15, 2018 9:08:00 AM

Transitioning a loved one into a senior living community can be an exciting time. It can also be a very busy and even confusing time as you and your loved one become...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

World War II Heroes Share Stories of Valor

Posted by The Goodman Group on Aug 7, 2018 9:45:00 AM

"The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it."

— Thucydides

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

8 Simple Balance Exercises for Seniors

Posted by The Goodman Group on Aug 1, 2018 9:30:00 AM

One of the most important activities to continue as we age is exercise. Whether it's taking a walk, squatting, or strengthening muscles with weighted movements, any...

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Topics: Healthy Aging Tips

Dementia vs Alzheimer's: Understanding the Difference

Posted by The Goodman Group on Jul 25, 2018 8:38:46 AM

It’s very common to hear the terms “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s” used interchangeably. However, they’re not the same thing, and in terms of understanding their...

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Topics: Memory Care