Deciding where to live during your senior years, or making that decision for a loved one, can stir up a range of emotions and stress. Leaving a long-time home may mean leaving memories and neighbors and that can be hard. But finding the right place where your needs will be attended to in a warm, friendly setting can make that transition exciting and may improve quality of life.
Community News A Birthday Celebration for Millie, the Centenarian
Celebrating 100 years on Earth is a pretty big deal, and so is Millie to the staff and residents of Barrington Terrace of Naples. By any stretch, she is one of the most popular residents, so the community gladly came together to celebrate this beautiful person and a life well lived for the past century.
Activities for Seniors Social Distancing Senior Activities to Enjoy in Naples
As Florida begins to open up after a long, strange spring, many seniors are wondering what they can do for fun this summer while avoiding the crowds and staying safe. The Naples Senior Center is one organization that is working hard to make sure local seniors have plenty of virtual activities to choose from. We compiled some of the highlights from their list here, plus we tossed in a few additional ideas to help you plan your socially distanced summer fun.
Active Senior Living, Activities for Seniors 10 Best Golf Courses in Naples, FL
Regular exercise is key to maintaining good mental and physical health, especially while we are enjoying our retirement years. With Southwest Florida’s exceptional year-round weather, Naples is the ideal place to get outside and get moving.
Activities for Seniors 6 Senior-Friendly Activities at Sugden Regional Park
Spring in South Florida is the ideal time for seniors to get outside and enjoy Florida’s abundant natural resources and recreation opportunities. Naples seniors who are looking for something a bit off the beaten path this spring should check out all the senior-friendly activities Sugden Regional Park has to offer. The park is open Monday through Sunday from 8 a.m. until sunset and provides fully accessible parking and restroom facilities.
Great news! Seniors who volunteer in their communities are healthier, happier, and feel more involved. A recent independent study from the Corporation for National and Community Service found that among seniors who serve their communities: 84 percent feel their health is stable or improving 78 percent experience fewer symptoms of depression 88 percent feel less isolated
Senior Resources 4 Programs and Services the That Naples Senior Center at JFCS Offers
Naples Senior Center at JFCS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the needs and enriching the lives of local seniors, their families, and their caregivers.
Staff Spotlight Barrington Terrace of Naples Staff Member Named 2019 Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) of the Year
At Arbor, we are proud of all of our dedicated staff members, but every so often, one will emerge as someone who truly goes “above and beyond,” whose dedication and hard work are truly inspiring.
Georgie Romeo is a senior care counselor at Barrington Terrace of Naples. Originally hailing from Parma, Ohio, Georgie began her career in senior care in Akron, Ohio. She has worked in the field for 22 years and has served seniors who live at Barrington Terrace for the last three and a half years.