If you’ve ever wondered if senior living could be the best option for you or your aging loved one, you aren’t alone. Senior living communities are in nearly every town, and there are many benefits to choosing to retire among peers. However, it can still be a difficult decision to make when it means moving out of a long-beloved home and neighborhood.
East Cobb, Community News Pianist Performs at Arbor Terrace of East Cobb
There’s something special about watching a talented young person perform live music right in front of your eyes. Just ask the residents of Arbor Terrace of East Cobb. They were treated to a performance Sept. 15 by Michael Solomon, a pianist, composer and high school senior from Marietta, Ga.
Senior Aging & Health What You Should Know About the Georgia Division of Aging Services
The senior population of Georgia is growing more quickly than that of other age groups, and by 2030 will comprise 20 percent of the state’s population. Between 2000 and 2010, the number of people age 65 or older living in metropolitan Atlanta ballooned by 44 percent. The state has greatly expanded its infrastructure of senior services to ensure that seniors get the care and support they need.
Health & Safety Things Seniors in East Cobb Can Do to Stay Healthy This Summer
As the spring blossoms wilt, giving way to the blazing Georgia heat, many East Cobb residents feel tempted to stay inside and curl up under the air conditioner. The heat doesn’t have to stop seniors in Marietta from staying healthy this summer, no matter how high the mercury rises. Here are some great options for keeping your body and mind in shape, no matter what you love doing.
Senior living, Senior Living Amenities 6 Senior Living Amenities You Can’t Get at Home
Does your retirement dream include mowing your yard, cleaning out your gutters, and spending hours cleaning your large home? Most older adults dream of using their retirement to pursue favorite hobbies, learn new things, volunteer with a passion project, and relax. There’s no time for lawn maintenance and cleaning the house when your retirement includes travel and extra time with friends!
Assisted living 7 Questions You're Afraid to Ask About Assisted Living
Almost 90 percent of seniors say they want to age in place, remaining in their homes for as long as possible. So the transition to assisted living can feel like a thwarted dream. Many seniors cite moving out of their homes as a primary fear of getting older. Early experiences with aging loved ones, myths about “homes,” and a fear of the unfamiliar all color senior perceptions of assisted living.
senior living communities, myths about senior living Debunking Myths About Senior Living Communities
The baby boomer generation has changed the world, and specific industries, ever since they were born. It’s no wonder that the senior living industry has been scrambling to anticipate their needs even before the first boomer turned 65. But with the boomers now numbering more than 70 million, senior living communities find themselves with plenty of boomer residents.
Assisted living, Senior Life A Day in the Life of an Arbor Terrace Resident
For three decades, The Arbor Company has served seniors of every age, and at every stage of life. We partner with retirees to help them live out retirements of adventure and joy. And when seniors need an extra hand, we’re there for that too. For those who are struggling with advanced dementia or terminal illness, we ensure that every moment counts. Potential residents often ask us what a day in the life of an Arbor Terrace resident looks like. Here’s what you can expect if you make us part of your extended family.