Monthly Spotlight

Boost Your Brain Health With These Simple Habits

Aging is a natural part of life. Many physical and mental changes happen in the body as we get older—all of which can affect memory and thinking abilities. Keeping the mind active is just as important as maintaining physical health in your senior years. Here are five great ways to boost brain health as an aging adult.

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The Benefits of Lifelong Learning as you Age - Woman Reading Book

The Benefits of Lifelong Learning As You Age

The ability to learn new things doesn’t diminish with age. In fact, the potential for learning continues to grow as you get older. Studies suggest that ongoing learning keeps seniors physically active, mentally alert and socially involved, all of which have a significant impact on quality of life. Here are some important benefits of lifelong

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Indoor Activities for Seniors

Indoor Activities for Seniors During the Winter

The cold, the snow, and the lack of daylight all have the potential to make the winter months feel especially long, boring, and isolating for older adults. However, it’s important for seniors to stay engaged and active all year round to maintain good health and wellness. Fortunately, at Country Place Senior Living, residents don’t need to go

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4 Ways Seniors Can Beat the Winter Blues

The winter months bring more than just frigid temperatures and snow-covered roads. For many older adults, they also bring a wave of the “winter blues.” Also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), when a senior is experiencing the “winter blues” they often experience varying degrees of depression during the winter season due to a lack

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Top Questions to Ask When Touring Senior Living Communities

Visiting a senior living community for yourself or your aging loved one can feel overwhelming. To start, compile a list of questions and important must-haves as you start to tour different communities in your area. The following questions can you help get a better idea of what life at each community could look like and

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Signs to Look for With Aging Parents

It’s that time of the year again when families and friends gather to celebrate the holidays. As you spend more time with your aging parents this season, you may notice unusual changes. While some changes are part of the normal aging process, others may be signs that your mom or dad need some extra support.

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Celebrating Our Veterans at Country Place Senior Living

Veterans Day, November 11, is a special day to recognize and honor those who have served in the U.S. military. For aging veterans, this special day is an important time to reflect on their years of service and receive recognitions for their contributions to our great nation. Whether you wish to take some time this

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Fun Ways To Celebrate Grandparent’s Day

Grandparent’s Day Is This Sunday! Here are some fun ways grandparents and grandchildren can celebrate. Grandparents play a vital role in many families. They can be a source of unconditional love and provide unwavering support and wisdom. But how often do you get to celebrate your grandparents for all the joy they bring to your

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