If you’re preparing to move into a senior living community, you probably feel overwhelmed at the prospect of packing all of your things. You undoubtedly want to feel comfortable in your new home, and you want the transition to be as smooth as possible, but you might not know which belongings are essential to pack,… Continue reading A Packing List For Your Move To A Senior Living Community
Many older adults face the complications of osteoporosis – a condition where our bones can become weak and brittle. The good news is they don’t have to face these complications alone. In fact, you might be surprised to learn that living in a senior living community can actually help with treating osteoporosis – here’s how:… Continue reading How Can a Senior Living Community Help with Osteoporosis?
Staying healthy during the winter can be a challenge for anyone, but can be especially difficult for older adults with compromised immune systems, limited mobility, or a less than clear state of mind. Did you know the changing of seasons has a tangible effect on your mental wellbeing? Winter depression, or seasonal affective disorder, is… Continue reading How to Cope with Winter Depression
What’s up? Or should we say, “what’s app?” If you haven’t heard, it’s National App Day, and here at UMC at Collingswood our residents fully embrace the simple solutions and peace of mind that apps can bring. With that being said, our associates have put together a list of the most useful apps for seniors… Continue reading Most Useful Apps for Older Adults in Senior Living
We confess we are big fans of the no-bake desserts. Who needs to deal with the oven anyway?! No-bake treats are perfect for anyone to make: kids, adults, and seniors. Better yet, they are delicious for everyone to eat as well! This no-bake peppermint pie is as easy as it gets and just might become… Continue reading No Baking Required, Peppermint Pie