Benefits of Living in a Technology Infused Era

Technology for seniors can present new challenges, especially with the number of features, tools, and options at our disposal. With the increasing number of devices to choose from, it can be confusing and difficult to navigate. Understanding the benefits of incorporating technology in our everyday lives can have extraordinary benefits. Get The Latest News & …

Leave Winter Maintenance Behind When Living at Glen Arden

As an Independent Living community, Glen Arden designs a lifestyle that promises to keep seniors independent longer. At the same time, we also make sure our residents don’t have to worry about the burdens and responsibilities that come with homeownership, especially in the winter months. Read along to learn about the benefits of living at …

Five Questions to Ask Yourself Before Researching Continued Care Retirement Communities

When you make the decision to move out of your home and into a Continuing Care Retirement Community, now called a Life Plan Community, there are important aspects of your lifestyle to consider finding the right fit. Here are five questions you should ask yourself before you choose your Life Plan Community. When you are …

How to Make Friends of All Ages in Your Continued Care Retirement Community

In CCRC, now referred to as a Life Plan Community, you will meet seniors of various ages, diverse backgrounds, and distinctive histories. It can be the most interesting and rewarding time of your life. No one over 70 years old seems to have anything to prove.  They are their experiences and our greatest natural resource. …

How Continued Care Retirement Communities Help Keep You Active and In Shape

Continued Care Retirement Communities are a great option for seniors who want to stay active and engaged. It is important to stay involved in physical activity, especially during later years in life when certain fitness opportunities and socialization can become more scarce. Living the CCRC lifestyle, seniors feel part of a community and take advantage …

Embracing Aging

As time goes on, people inevitably get older. Although change can be uncomfortable and scary, there is much to embrace through experience and living a long life. Below are a few ways one can embrace getting older.   Reflect Being older means that you have a lifetime of valuable experiences. You have lived a lot …

Why You Should Move Into Independent Living Sooner Rather Than Later

A major milestone later in life that almost everyone experiences is the move to an independent living community. This is a time when people can enjoy their retirement by spending time outdoors, socializing, or even finding a creative hobby. Even though that sounds pretty wonderful, many people delay this process, due to comfortability. Keep reading …