4 Exercise Tips to Help Seniors Stay Active

Staying active is very important for seniors. An active senior lifestyle brings measurable health benefits, including stronger heart and lungs, lower cholesterol levels, and increased energy. Exercising regularly reduces the risk of falls and hospitalization, one of the biggest health dangers for senior citizens. Active seniors more easily perform everyday activities, which improves their quality […]

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Senior Care Options: Choosing the Right One

Does your loved one need a higher level of daily assistance than can be provided by family caregivers? The next step is to look at various senior care options, and there are a lot of choices. However, the type of senior care that best suits mom or dad can depend on a variety of factors. If you’re […]

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Tour Carriage House Inn – A Tennessee Senior Living Community

Carriage House Inn is located in Shelbyville, Tennessee, a little more than 50 miles southeast of Nashville. The community offers three living options: independent living, assisted living and secured memory care. When your parent or loved one needs daily personalized care and attention, Carriage House Inn is here. We proudly and happily provide individualized care—whether […]

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Senior Living Options: Assisted Living vs. Independent Living

Making the decision to move to senior living can be extremely stressful and emotionally taxing. To minimize these negative side effects, it’s important to understand the difference between assisted living and independent living care communities. There are a few common misconceptions about the different kinds of senior living options available, so eliminating as much confusion as […]

Useful Gifts for Independent Living Residents

Seniors who have moved into an independent living community spent lots of time and effort to downsize their possessions so they could comfortably live in their new residence. Keep that fact in mind as the holiday season nears and you begin gift shopping. Though Mom may not say anything to you, it’s doubtful that she wants […]