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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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Assisted living, Cost of Senior Living The True Cost of Assisted Living in Marietta, GA

Assisted living can change everything about the way you live. Seniors live happier, longer lives in senior living communities. For seniors who struggle with activities of daily living, the shift to assisted living may mean transitioning from stress, anxiety, and daily struggle to a life of ease and joy. Many seniors have heard from their friends about the gourmet dining, endless activities, and easy fellowship they can expect in the right community. Yet they worry about the cost of assisted living. The truth is that the right community in Marietta, Georgia, may cost less than you think — and could even save you money in the long run.

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Assisted living, Dementia Care, Floorplans Our Top 3 Floor Plans for Assisted Living and Dementia Care

If you want a fulfilling retirement filled with friendship, new hobbies, and plenty of adventure, you might think your best option is to age in place. Think again. The right senior living community offers everything you need under one roof. You don’t have to spend your days scouring the internet looking for events. There’s no need to plan outings or shell out cash in the perpetual quest for a little excitement. Just walk down the hall to yoga class or grab a gourmet meal in the dining room while chatting with a neighbor. And if you need help, the right senior living community ensures that you can always get it. These are amenities you just can’t get at home. Our top assisted living and dementia care floor plans make it easy to feel safe and secure while enjoying the retirement you deserve. 

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Assisted living Here's How to Find the Best Assisted Living in Atlanta, GA

Assisted living communities offer residents extra assistance and peace of mind thanks to helpful caregivers who are ready to help round the clock. Ensure you find a community that has the support you need now and in the future by asking if they have specialized assistance for seniors living with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia if you have a recent diagnosis. Or, ask if caregivers can provide even more support if you have a chronic condition that is expected to progress over the coming years.

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East Cobb, Community News The Results Are In: Proven Award Winning Care at Arbor Terrace of East Cobb

At Arbor, we do everything with one mission in mind—the happiness of our residents. After all, you’ve worked a lifetime to retire. You deserve to enjoy everything you’ve worked for. So we’re honored to announce that numerous Arbor communities have received the 2019 Pinnacle Customer Experience Award. Arbor Terrace East Cobb is thrilled to be a 2019 Pinnacle Award winner, because we believe that our commitment to an exceptional resident experience shines through in everything we do.

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Dementia, Memory care, Dementia Care What is the True Cost of Alzheimer's Memory Care in Georgia?

More than 16 million Americans are unpaid caregivers for a loved one living with dementia. Although there’s no price tag, this care is far from free. Caregivers often experience burnout and depression. This human toll is very real and can undermine everyone’s quality of life — including that of the senior with dementia. Most seniors with dementia eventually need 24/7 care. That’s something no single person can provide, and paying for in-home care can quickly exhaust your loved one’s savings. Residential memory care offers a great alternative that includes plenty of activities and support. At the right senior living community, the true cost of memory care in Georgia may be lower than you think.

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Resources for Senior Citizens, Activities for Seniors 17 Resources for Cobb County Senior Citizens

Cobb County boasts gorgeous homes, excellent schools, an endless array of dining options, and low crime. Located just a short drive from Atlanta, this vibrant county is the new home of the Atlanta Braves, and offers the convenience of access to the city without all the traffic. This city offers something for every senior, whether you’re hoping to volunteer or need a bit of extra help around the house. Here are the best resources for Cobb County seniors.

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