moments matter

A Senior Living Resource Blog from The Goodman Group

Alzheimer's Care: Tips for Coping With New Behaviors

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 24, 2017
When caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia, you’re likely going to face new challenges and behaviors as the disease progresses. They may start hiding items... Read More

Topics: Memory Care

How to Help Your Parents Navigate Their Limitations

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 22, 2017
You would think that the longer we live, the easier life would get. Unfortunately, as we age, we are faced with the fact that we can’t do everything we once could. As... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Nutrition

Honor Flight: Veterans Visit World War II Memorial

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 16, 2017
"The Honor Flight reunions are very moving," says Char Antoine, Life Enrichment Assistant and Valiant Veterans Program Coordinator at Chandler Place, a senior living... Read More

Topics: Moments Matter, Veterans

Making Decisions on Your Own When Your Spouse is No Longer Able

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 14, 2017
Henry and Ruth were married almost 60 years when Ruth entered memory care. Suddenly, all the decisions they used to make as a couple, large and small, fell to Henry to... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Caregivers

Tour Tips: Questions to Ask When Touring Independent Living Communities

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 10, 2017
Independent living communities are a great option for your aging loved ones who no longer want the responsibilities of maintaining a home. These communities offer older... Read More

Topics: Senior Living

5 Ways to Help Protect Your Loved Ones Against Senior Fraud

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 9, 2017
Being aware of and protecting ourselves against fraud is a fact of life. Sadly, older adults are targeted more often. It’s assumed, not always accurately, by many scam... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Caregivers

Tour Tips: Questions to Ask When Visiting Assisted Living Communities

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 3, 2017
Assisted living communities are one of the most popular senior living options available, although with so many choices, it can be tough to know exactly what you should... Read More

Topics: Senior Living

Secrets from the Kitchen: Food Tips for Seniors with Diabetes

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 2, 2017
According to the American Diabetes Association, one in four seniors – approximately 12 million people age 65 and older – have diagnosed or undiagnosed diabetes in the... Read More

Topics: Nutrition