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A Senior Living Resource Blog from The Goodman Group

A Simple Guide to the Types of Senior Living and Care Options

Posted by The Goodman Group on March 11, 2021
During the search for a comfortable and safe senior living option for your loved one, you may experience feelings of confusion and stress. Take a deep breath and remind... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Transitional Care, Memory Care, Caregivers, Learning

Essential Factors in Choosing Skilled Care After Hospitalization

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 24, 2021
When your loved one is hospitalized for surgery, illness, or a routine procedure, there are often so many immediate concerns that it can be hard to focus on the future.... Read More

Topics: Transitional Care, Memory Care, Caregivers

A Personal Trainer for the Mind: How Fit Minds Builds Cognitive Resilience for Seniors

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 17, 2021
Most people understand that to stay physically fit, you need to follow specific health guidelines: eat nutritious food, strengthen your muscles, and do cardio exercise... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Senior Living, Memory Care, Learning

Pet Therapy And More: Bonding with All Kinds of Dogs at Regal Palms

Posted by The Goodman Group on August 23, 2019
Pets are a source of entertainment, companionship and stress relief for people of all ages, so it's no surprise that pet therapy is popular at senior living communities... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Memory Care

Meet Ron & Connie: I Will Do What's Best for My Family [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 27, 2019
“We’ve always done a lot together,” says Connie. She, her husband Ron, and their family have spent a busy and productive life together. Ron was the president of a school... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Memory Care, Videos

Stan and Marilyn: An Inseparable Bond at Villa at Terracina Grand

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 13, 2019
Stan and Marilyn have known each other for more than 50 years, and today, they're an inseparable couple living at Villa at Terracina Grand (Villa) in Naples, Florida.... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Memory Care

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

Posted by The Goodman Group on September 18, 2018
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. A... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Memory Care

Dementia vs Alzheimer's: Understanding the Difference

Posted by The Goodman Group on July 25, 2018
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 treatment... Read More

Topics: Memory Care

Communication Strategies for Speaking to a Loved One with Dementia

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 2, 2018
When a loved one has dementia, there will likely come a time when your usual way of talking with them isn’t getting the results either of you hoped for. Maybe your loved... Read More

Topics: Memory Care

How a Memory Café Benefits Those with Dementia

Posted by The Goodman Group on March 28, 2018
Coffee shops and cafés are great gathering places to unwind and catch up with friends. In fact, they're usually less about coffee than conversation and community. And... Read More

Topics: Memory Care