Is It Time to Consider Assisted Living?

As our parents age, the logistics of their day-to-day care become a realistic concern that many of us face. How do you start making primary caregiving decisions for the one who has loved, cared for, and supported you your entire life? Many of us struggle with the day-in-day-out needs of our elderly loved ones, which can […]

Social Activities: An Active Approach to Senior Living

At Senior Solutions, we strive to make sure every day is overflowing with fun activities for our residents. Our activities are specifically designed to inspire our residents to remain active, and at the same time encourage and promote a strong sense of community. Our Activity Directors are always looking for creative and entertaining ways to […]

Connecting Your Loved Ones With The Greater Community

Recently, we showed you examples of how we try to engage our residents in many different types of activities. It is a lot of fun to listen to live music, participate in dances and socials, and even interact with animals! At Senior Solutions, we believe in the importance of keeping our residents connected with the greater […]

Hope Center in Fayetteville Celebrates Cow Appreciation Day

We love that our staff do everything they can to make sure all our residents are included in fun activities, and we love to share stories of some of the fun and exciting events that happen at our locations. At our Hope Center Memory Care community in Fayetteville, Georgia, Activity Director Karlie Calhoun wrote to […]

The Importance of FUN in our Senior Living Communities

In addition to many different activity options for your elderly loved one, our senior living communities are dedicated to providing special live events and entertainment when possible. Along with our daily activities we provide many entertaining events throughout the year to liven our residents’ moods and give everyone a chance to come together in fellowship. […]

Resident garden at a Senior Solutions assisted living community

Grow Your Green Thumb With Us

Transitioning to a senior living community is a major life change for your elderly loved one. At our communities, we provide many activities to help our residents feel right at home. Often, paying special attention to a loved one’s hobbies can help associate this transition with positive feelings. Gardening is a hobby that many of […]

Assisted living residents sporting their wearable technology

What Wearable Technology Can Do for the Health of Seniors

If you haven’t heard much about “wearable technology” yet, you soon will. As the tech-savvy baby boomers are beginning to reach retirement/elderly status (but don’t tell them!), they are likely to embrace this technology. Briefly, wearable technology is a broad term describing devices that can monitor key health functions; they are typically worn on your […]

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Where to Start When Finding Senior Living

Decisions, decisions. When the time comes to search for a senior living community suited to your elder loved one’s needs, you’ll have lots of questions and many senior living options to consider. Here are a few pointers to help you on your search: Assess needs Focus on what your loved one needs both now and […]

Interacting with animals makes assisted living residents happier

3 Unique and Effective Therapies Used in Assisted Living

Top-quality senior living communities understand that they can’t rest on their past laurels; instead, management and staff look for new ways to engage and serve their residents. Over the past few years, research has pointed out the value of three unique and effective therapies beneficial to assisted living residents. Pet/Animal therapy For many seniors, the thought […]

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Caregiver Stress: What to Do When It Reaches Its Limits

As the number of aging adults in the U.S. increases, so too does the number of individuals looking after their aging loved one. Most often, these caretakers are a spouse or parent and not usually health care professionals. The Mayo Clinic estimates that today, informal caregivers provide 80 percent of long-term care. While informal caregiving is […]