Spring is the perfect time to shed our warmer clothing and get outside! There is nothing like the beginning of a new season. It’s also the perfect opportunity to spend time with your loved ones. One of the greatest benefits of springtime activities comes from the opportunity to get out in the sunshine, which can help improve cognitive function and increase happiness, according to the National Institutes of Health. So here are seven ideas for getting out and about with the loved ones in your life!
Time to ring in the New Year! It’s a time of celebration, renewal, and goals for the year ahead. And what better resolution than maintaining or even improving your own overall wellbeing? Here are some of the ways to help keep your health — or that of a loved one — in tip-top shape for 2017.
As the 76-million person baby boomer generation crosses the over-65 threshold, many of our aging loved ones may feel alone in the crowd. One of the primary reasons for this is that social contact tends to decrease as one ages for a variety of reasons, including retirement, the death of friends and family, or lack of mobility. Many may discover themselves searching for renewed purposes. Our Spiritual Directors or Chaplains work to nurture and develop the spiritual needs of our residents. It's our goal to provide compassionate care and relevant, life-enriching experiences.
Exceptional senior care means that we care for the whole person. At The Goodman Group managed communities, our goal is to provide a nurturing environment where residents feel comfortable and have many opportunities to promote their wellbeing.
Kristi Carlson, a Health Services team member with The Goodman Group talks about what exceptional senior care means to her.