Preparing for Winter as a Senior

It’s that time of year again and every aspect of it is unavoidable. A good old fashion Northeast winter is upon us and preparing for it is all we can do. Winter affects everyone differently and seniors have their own unique challenges to endure throughout the winter months. Whether you love or despise winter, taking …

Glen Arden Receives Approval from NYS for Fee For Service Contract!

The Glen Arden community has always been known for the array of options offered to their residents and they are the only continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in the Hudson Valley. Most recently Glen Arden was approved by New York State to offer Fee for Service contracts, giving them every contract option NYS has to …

How Independent Living can give you a Sense of Independence as you Grow Older

Finding a place to live as you grow older can be a difficult experience for anyone. There are tons of options to weigh out, planning to be had, and finding the right place that suits your needs. When you’d like to live in a place that can provide you with medical attention if need be, …

Continuing Care Retirement Communities, or, CCRCs: What They Are

In the golden years of your life you’d like to live somewhere comfortable, with a sense of independence, and that’s what Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) are all about. CCRCs are ran with the residents in mind offering medical services, outdoor activities, dining options, and much more while still giving the residents independence to make …

What Makes CCRCs So Unique?

If you have decided that staying at home might not be a practical choice long-term choice for you or a loved one, then a retirement community could be a viable alternative. However, there are a number of different types of communities from which to choose and the differences between each are not always easy to …