Care Perspectives From Senior Solutions

Preserving Memories at The Alexander Guest House

Posted by Britny Lawhorn

Oct 26, 2015 10:04:32 AM


Oak Ridge, Tennessee: also know as "The Secret City," among other nicknames. Established in 1942, Oak Ridge was used primarily as a construction site for the Manhattan Project:  the massive operation in World War II that built the atomic bomb. 

This is interesting, but how does it relate to senior living?

First, some more history. The Manhattan Project, being the secretive and massive undertaking that it was, required a lot of attention from the government. This attention required an important place for officials and scientists to lodge while they were in town. The Alexander Inn would primarily house important visitors to Oak Ridge and was later used as a hotel. 
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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Memory Care, Our Communities

A Senior Solutions Approach to Quality Activities

Posted by Britny Lawhorn

Sep 10, 2015 4:46:33 PM

Our family of senior living communities can be found in locations all over the southern United States. Each community takes on its own unique personality because of the wonderful, caring, and fun people who give it life.

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Caregiving, Memory Care, Activities, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

Social Activities: Senior Solution's Active Approach to Senior Living

Posted by Britny Lawhorn

Aug 3, 2015 3:23:35 PM

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 Activities Directors are always looking for creative and entertaining ways to help our residents come together, and every day we work hard to ensure our activities are well-rounded. Our apprach to actitivites is just one of the ways Senior Solutions provides comprehensive and compassionate care for our residents.  

Below are just a few examples of how we integrate activities into everyday life in our communities.

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Activities, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

Connecting Your Loved Ones With The Greater Community

Posted by Britny Lawhorn

Jul 27, 2015 10:37:15 AM

Recently, we brought 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 community. 

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Topics: The BBQ Doctor, Georgia, Tennessee, Assisted living, Activities, Senior Living Decisions, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

The Importance of FUN in our Senior Living Communities

Posted by Britny Lawhorn

Jul 14, 2015 3:51:00 PM

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. 

We provide entertaining activities throughout the year for your loved one to enjoy not only with other community members, but other friends and family as well! Each community celebrates holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, and much more. 

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Activities, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

Oakwood Senior Living Helps Raise 6K for Knox County Mobile Meals

Posted by Christina Trentham

Mar 31, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Last Thursday, Senior Solutions, the BBQ Doctor, and the staff at Oakwood Senior Living teamed up to help raise more than $6,000 to benefit Knox County Mobile Meals. To say this event was a success is an understatement, as there were over 700 "Doc in a Box" meals sold to help feed 1,714 seniors. Check out all the fun photos captured at the fundraiser below!

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Topics: The BBQ Doctor, Tennessee, Our Communities

Introducing Oakwood Senior Living in Knoxville, Tennessee

Posted by Chris Sides

Feb 9, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Oakwood Senior Living is the newest addition to Senior Solution’s collection of assisted living and memory care communities. The community was originally built in 1914 as an elementary school and now, it is currently undergoing major renovations and technological upgrades to prepare for its March 2015 opening.

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Memory Care, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

Lakewood & River Oaks Place Have Vacancies for 2015

Posted by Christina Trentham

Jan 27, 2015 10:00:00 AM

As you start this new year, have you thought about the possibility of helping Mom or Dad make the transition to assisted living or a dementia care facility? If this has been weighing on your mind, it may be time to take the first steps by talking to your loved one and scheduling visits to possible communities. At Senior Solutions, we understand how difficult this entire process can be and will work with you to find the perfect one of our Georgia, Tennessee or Florida community's for your loved one.  

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

6 Steps to Take When Finding Assisted Living in Tennessee

Posted by Christina Trentham

Jan 13, 2015 6:00:00 AM

Tennessee is a highly desirable state for people of all ages and incomes. It's filled with interesting historical sites, beautiful rivers, lakes and of course, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Tennessee is home to Nashville, the country music capitol of the world, and many famous musicians such as  Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison. Nashville's legendary Grand Ole Opry was founded in 1925 and hosts a weekly concert which has been broadcast on the radio since the 1920s.

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Resources, Senior Living Decisions

Introducing the Guest House at Alexander Inn Senior Living

Posted by Chris Sides

Nov 25, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Located in the heart of the community of Oak Ridge, Tennessee and in close proximity to the neighboring City of Knoxville, the Guest House at Alexander Inn is Senior Solution's newest assisted living community that will offer residents all-inclusive, affordably priced, spacious accommodations. Residents will receive personalized care, fine dining, and entertainment in an inviting and elegant home-like environment.  The Guest House will begin accepting residents in early 2015.

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Topics: Tennessee, Assisted living, Memory Care, Senior Living Decisions, Our Communities, Life in Assisted Living

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