A memory screening is a simple and safe "healthy brain check-up" that tests memory and other thinking skills. Each memory screening takes approximately 10 minutes and while the result is not a diagnosis, it can suggest if someone should see a physician for a full evaluation. Your memory is an important aspect to your health and the key to a long life. Get your free screening at our next event.
We are offering a free memory screening on November 3rd. Please see below for details:
Alpharetta, Georgia provides an abundance of resources and activities for seniors. From the Alpharetta Adult Activity Center to Meals on Wheels, this town is an exceptional place for senior living. To make senior living even easier for you in Alpharetta, we've gathered all of this information and put it into one convenient location.
If nationwide statistics hold true, about 10 percent of the nearly 5,000 senior citizens in Tinton Falls, New Jersey, have Alzheimer’s or another form of age-related dementia. Many of them have family caregivers who are trying to figure out whether memory care in Tinton Falls is right for their loved one.
Middletown, New Jersey, consistently tops CNNMoney.com’s “Best Places to Live.” People choose this central location, which dubs itself the “biggest small town in New Jersey,” for its low crime, excellent schools, and vibrant cultural life. Senior living in Middletown takes advantage of all that Middletown has to offer, providing access to attractions such as the beach and local lighthouses, and Middletown’s renowned Deep Cut Gardens.
Call it kismet, serendipity, or a “God wink.” An Arbor Terrace resident recently experienced one of those crazy twists of fate that seem like more than just coincidence.
A little background: Beginning in August, residents of Arbor Terrace Peachtree City have served as volunteers for an ice cream program in partnership with a nearby school, Oak Grove Elementary.
Children at Oak Grove can purchase ice cream after they have eaten their lunch, with proceeds benefitting the school. But principal Dr. Felecia Spicer had a problem: not enough volunteers to staff the sale every day. Arbor Terrace agreed to supply the volunteers.
As the site of the Civil War’s most significant early battle, Manassas, Virginia, has the feel of a town steeped in history and culture. Seniors living in Manassas can take advantage of opera and theater at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, visit the city’s landmark stone bridge, or stroll through the city’s lush rose garden. If living in your home is becoming increasingly difficult, you might find that you’re unable to enjoy much of what Manassas has to offer. The right assisted living in Manassas, Virginia, can restore a sense of independence, adventure, and joy. Here’s what you need to consider.
As the home of the civil rights movement, host to the 1996 Olympics, and a hub of technology and industry, Atlanta is one of the most diverse and active communities in the nation. Seniors are rapidly flocking to this sprawling metropolis. It’s now the nation’s most rapidly aging city. Senior living in Atlanta opens doors to new activities, new friendships, and new skills. Here’s how to choose the perfect community for your needs.
If you or your senior loved one have made the decision to move to an assisted living community, you are well on your way to a transition that will be well worth the effort. Assisted living communities offer seniors socialization, wellness plans, and a commitment to independence that only benefits residents. However, once you know that an assisted living community is on the horizon, you have to find the perfect one for your situation.
The decision to move a loved one into an assisted living community is challenging, to say the least. On top of dealing with the range of emotions connected with the decision, finding a community that meets your parent or spouse’s needs requires a fair amount of due diligence. You want a community that will treat your loved one with dignity and respect, but you also want one with plenty of amenities, classy accommodations, and a premium on residents’ well-being—in other words, someplace that will feel like home.
Our memories form much of who we are. So watching the memory of someone you love slip away can be terrifying. Memory care in Lanham, MD, offers support to people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of memory loss. In so doing, it helps preserve a sense of self, keep seniors connected to those who love them, and assure family members that their loved one is safe.
Nearly half of Fort Myers, Florida, residents are 65 or older. Seniors move here to enjoy the lush waterfront views, year-round warmth, and active cultural life. But over time, many seniors find that their homes or condos become a burden instead of a luxury. If you’re contemplating a move to assisted living in Fort Myers, whether for yourself or someone you love, here’s how to choose the perfect community.
Given that one in every 10 residents of Cobb County is older than 65, seniors in communities like Marietta or East Cobb have plenty of opportunities to make new friends and plenty of activities to enjoy with them.
Seniors living in the beautiful city of Dacula already know that this city is more than just a bustling suburb of Atlanta. Indeed, Dacula appeals to seniors for a variety of reasons, including easy access to important resources that make the aging process healthier and funner. If you are ready to join the thousands of seniors who currently thrive in Dacula, Georgia, take a look at the resources that will be at your fingertips.
Nestled 40 minutes northwest of the bustling city of Atlanta, Marietta is a welcome retreat for visitors and residents alike. This historic town is beautiful and packed with local shopping and dining opportunities. If you or your senior loved one are currently living in the Marietta area, you can rest assured that senior care throughout the region is as lovely as the town itself.
After you decide that a move to a senior living community is on the horizon for yourself or a senior loved one, you have some big choices to make. In the Dacula area, senior living communities are plentiful. However, not every senior living community will fit your specific situation. Here are a few tips to get you started on your quest to find a senior living community in Dacula, GA that will be helpful, healthy, and fun.
More than half a million seniors call Tampa home, and hundreds of thousands more seniors flock to Hillsborough County during the winter months as snowbirds. It’s a hub of activity, and there are plenty of resources for seniors in Tampa to stay healthy, active, and engaged.
Florida gets all the attention as a retirement hub, but Atlanta offers just as much as our southern neighbors, if not more, for seniors. No city in the South offers more culture, history, and diversity than Atlanta does. Seniors who want to stay active and make the most of every day will have no trouble finding something to do in our wonderful capital.
When you begin your search for an assisted living community in Canton, Georgia, you may not know where to start. It is certainly overwhelming when you weigh the possibilities and start to consider moving into a new home. Fortunately, choosing an assisted living community can be easier than you expect when you consider the care, the culture, and the community. Taking these three characteristics into consideration when touring assisted living communities can help you be confident that you are choosing a home that will keep you, or your senior loved one, healthy and happy.
When it comes to senior living, location can mean everything. Fortunately, older adults who live in Athens, Georgia live in a beautiful city full of opportunities for relaxing, exploring, and staying healthy. With Atlanta about an hour away, seniors looking to experience this global city can do it and be home to enjoy a cup of tea before bed. Senior living communities in the Athens area offer more than just care; exceptional assisted living communities offer plenty of activities for residents, trips to engage in the city they love, and much more.
Given a choice, most elders will say that they want to spend the rest of their lives living right at home. There is now unbiased evidence that demonstrates that where you live and the choices you make now will determine how well you will live in the future. What are your plans? Do you have all the information you need to make the best decisions? Are you prepared for “THE Conversation” with your adult children and other family members who think they know best? Do you have financial and legal questions? Are you caring for a loved one with dementia?
Arbor Terrace Morris Plains has been featured in the August/September issue of National Real Estate Investor magazine! This magazine is the leading authority on trends in the commercial real estate markets and their most recent issue discussed growth trends in the senior housing market.
Are you up for a day filled with dog tricks, contests, and free prizes? How about a manicure for your dog? Arbor Terrace of Johns Creek is hosting a Dog Days of Summer event that both you and your beloved pooch will enjoy. This free event will feature a dog trick show, doggy contests, vendor booths with giveaways, refreshments, door prizes, and more. D’tails Dog Wash & Spa will even be offering nail trims to all dogs in need of a manicure at the event. Seniors who adopt a pet during the event will receive half off their adoption fee.
Are you interested in learning more about The Arbor at BridgeMill?
Come join us for an open house event! Come get to know your new neighbors over light refreshments and snacks.The Arbor at BridgeMill offers state of the art stand alone cottages, independent living, assisted living and memory care services and you can join us for this open house to learn more about our programs while taking a tour of our beautiful new community.
Join us for a heartwarming celebration of America’s sweetheart
Join us at the Mountainside Senior Center on September 6th to celebrate Doris Day's career, spanning 30 years with big bands, on the radio, in the movies, recording studios and on TV. Patty Carver will treat us to an exciting performance of her stage show,Definitely Doris, featuring the songs you know and love from Doris Day’s extensive repertoire. Between songs, Patty will share with us tidbits, trivia and important moments from Doris’s life and career.
Love Wins is a half-hour documentary that tells the story of two women, Emily Sonnessa, 85, and Janice Moore, 80, who met and fell in love during a time when it was strictly taboo. While remaining “in the closet,” Emily and Jan raised three children in suburban New Jersey.
Are you deciding on senior living options? Big decisions don't have to be made in a day...and that includes deciding on senior living options.
At Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill, our commitment is to give you all the resources you need to make YOUR right decision—at a pace that is best for you. There’s no time better than now to start thinking about it and determine if senior living is the right step for you and your family.
Morris Plains’ new facility has been featured in a video put together by Meyer Architecture and Interiors, a national architecture and interior design firm. Meyer specializes in designing facilities and living environments that enrich the daily lives of senior residents.