Our Heroes Blue Ribbons

glen arden blue ribbons around trees

Some of you may have noticed the trees that line the entrance to Glen Arden have been adorned with blue ribbons this past week by Ro our talented and innovative Activities Director. This latest “Blue” version of “Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round an Old Oak Tree”, was inspired by Jamie Egan, an Army Ranger from …

Medical Marijuana and Seniors

medical marijuana

Whether you are pro- or anti-medical marijuana, there is no denying that there has been an increased use of this treatment amongst seniors. Like all medications, marijuana comes with side effects, but if used correctly, it can help treat many common illnesses amongst the senior population. Continue reading as we discuss the statistics on usage …

3 Ways Seniors Can Stay Connected During COVID-19

resident at glen arden using zoom to communicate with loved ones

Practicing social distancing has allowed us to flatten the curve and has helped us stay safe during this pandemic. Although social distancing is benefiting our physical well-being, it is having the opposite effect on our mental well-being. Humans are social beings that need interaction in order to be fully healthy and social distancing has prevented …