Spring inspires us to start anew, to do something different, to make a change, to believe that we can grow and improve. What better time of year to introduce some new growth!
Social isolation is the objective lack of social network and meaningful, supportive relationships. We counsel many older adults and their families about finding the right living situation that invests in a relationship-rich lifestyle to enable an experience of well-being.
Providing seniors with Harvard Healthy Entrée choices is another way Laureate Group Senior Communities empowers seniors to be independent and make positive decisions for themselves.
During the pandemic, we have all spent more time in our houses, often alone and feeling isolated. Among the many lessons from this experience is a new perspective on our living arrangements. We need to spend less time taking care of our surroundings and more time tending to our spiritual well-being.
With 10,000 baby boomers retiring each day, there is an increasing number actively pursuing “life after retirement.” Some are embarking on a second career, others community service, and others are resuming activism of their youth. However, all are seeking a way to remain relevant. This concept has been referred to as Conscious Eldering or Conscious Aging. What does Conscious Aging mean today?
For seniors, the companionship that a dog or cat can provide is obvious. There is nothing like returning home to a joyful welcome that you get from a dog or cat that says you are the best person in the world! As you age, there are far less opportunities for this type of approval.