Blog

May 13

The Power of Social Connectivity

The theme for Older Americans Month 2021 is “Communities of Strength.” There is a special focus on the resilience and strength that older adults have built over time through their successes, failures, joys, and difficulties. There is a special emphasis on the power of connection.

May 6

With Stroke, Think FAST

If you suspect that someone is having a stroke, we are advised to Think FAST (Face, Arms, Speech and Time).

May 4

Advocating For All Ages

In regards to ageism, there is both good news and discouraging signs.

April 22

Laughter Can Be Great Medicine

April is National Humor Month, a time to reflect on laughter and all its benefits.

April 20

National Drug Take-Back Day

Saturday, April 24, is a National Drug Take-Back Day. Locations will be available throughout the country for you to dispose of your unused or expired medications anonymously in a convenient, safe and responsible manner.

April 15

Love, Compassion, Dignity and Adding More Life to Years

Adding life to years - an important sentiment at Gardant-managed communities

April 9

Assisted Living Residents Highlight How Much Life Has Changed

Residents discuss how life has changed over the decades

March 18

Coping with Change as We Grow Older

Big changes can come with aging. The changes can occur suddenly, or they can happen gradually over time. They can impact our body and our mind – sometimes one; sometimes both.

January 21

M*A*S*H, Polio and COVID-19

An episode of M*A*S*H led to reflections on the COVID-19 virus

January 13

A Wonderful Alternative to a Nursing Home

Supportive living provides an alternative to nursing home care