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A Senior Living Resource Blog from The Goodman Group

Montessori Inspired Lifestyle®: Empowering People Living with Dementia

Posted by The Goodman Group on March 11, 2020

As she reflects on the progress made by residents within the Pearls of Life® Memory Care neighborhood, Jordan, the life enrichment director at The Residence at Timber...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Videos

Sharing Residents' Stories with our "This is My Life" Program

Posted by The Goodman Group on January 10, 2020

Started earlier this year by Shawn, the spiritual director at The Commons on Marice, our "This is My Life" program is an opportunity to highlight a resident’s life as...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Spiritual Wellbeing

Gather and Grow: Nurturing More than Plants with Hydroponic Gardens

Posted by The Goodman Group on October 31, 2019

Residents at Cypress Palms, a senior living community managed by The Goodman Group, are finding that learning is just one of the joys of taking part in a unique...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

How Senior Living Communities Shape the Activity Calendar for Seniors

Posted by The Goodman Group on October 29, 2019

Oftentimes, when people think of senior activities, their mind goes right to a bingo hall. While this certainly is a fun activity, the idea that it's the only social...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Healthy Aging Tips

Theater for the Ages: The Magic of an Intergenerational Play Program

Posted by The Goodman Group on September 4, 2019

Part of the magic of the theater is that a really great play will appeal to all ages. And we have proof that a really great play program will, as well.

Every year, ...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

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...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Memory Care

We Value our Volunteers: Meet Sharon and Iva Rose

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 15, 2019

If you ever wondered about the benefits of volunteering, you can learn a lot from 92-year-old Iva Rose and 72-year-old Sharon, two lifelong volunteers with a shared...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Caregiving

Notes and the Nervous System: How Singing Improves Parkinson’s Symptoms

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 1, 2019

It's not surprising to hear the sound of music at The Palms of Largo, a senior living campus in Largo, Florida. After all, most people enjoy music – whether it's for...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Healthy Aging Tips

Meet Jim: I Thrive in My Community [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on March 20, 2019

Coon Rapids, Minnesota, has always felt like home for Jim, whose late wife, Donna, served 42 years on the city’s planning commission. It’s where their son,...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Videos

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...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Memory Care, Videos