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 …

Embracing Technology As Older Adults

Technology for Older Adults - Orange County, NY

Technology has had incredible advancements within the past decade, increasing efficiency and allowing people to stay connected. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many of life’s greatest moments have been moved online. Social gatherings and family events have been moved to online methods such as Zoom, Webex and FaceTime. For senior citizens, embracing technology can create …

The Stellar Community at Glen Arden

Retirement Community in Orange County, NY

The pandemic has left some assisted living residents feeling isolated. It can be hard to forge meaningful relationships and to feel fulfilled in life when restricted due to COVID-19 safety guidelines. The stellar community at Glen Arden provides excellent resources to make this time easier on the mental and physical health of residents. Continue reading …

Why Drawing and Painting is a Great Activity for Seniors

Senior Health Benefits of Painting and Drawing

Inactivity and idleness can breed negativity, especially in seniors. It is strongly encouraged that seniors take part in regular activities to keep themselves busy and active. Drawing and painting, for instance, are great ways to occupy time this and improve upon new skills. Here are some benefits to drawing and painting for seniors: Physical Staying …