Spring marks the arrival of flowers, warmer weather, and longer days. It also marks the arrival of another annual tradition: spring cleaning. Over the years, spring cleaning has evolved from removing dust and soot from the winter to deep cleaning, decluttering, and organizing—with home tidying and organization even becoming a trend.
Caring for an older family member can be especially overwhelming if/when they begin to require more and more attention. Even if you aren’t a primary caregiver, it can be concerning to think of your parent(s) living at home knowing they need additional support.
It’s natural to feel exhausted or tired now and again. We’re all familiar with the drowsy feeling we might get after a late-night flight, an exceptionally long day of work, or an overstimulating visit with family and friends.
February is known for Valentine’s Day, the day when many people celebrate hearts and love. But there’s more than one day this month to think about the heart. February is also American Heart Health Month, an excellent opportunity to learn about heart disease and how to live a heart-healthy life.
PRINCETON, New Jersey, Feb. 1, 2021 - HarborChase of Princeton partnered with Akin Care Senior Services and the Kingston Ladies Auxiliary to host a drive-thru holiday event to collect food which benefitted the South Brunswick Food Pantry. In addition, sold wreaths for $25 each with all proceeds being donated to the Kingston Volunteer Fire Company #1.
According to AARP, nearly 90% of adults over 65 wish to stay in their homes for as long as possible, reluctant to consider places like senior and independent living communities.
It’s not uncommon to feel apprehensive about aging. Stereotypes, misconceptions, and fear of the unknown can lead us to believe that aging is simply not something to look forward to.
Most people don’t think about senior living until they need to or until it’s relevant to them and their family. Because of this, there are many misconceptions surrounding the senior living industry and the types of care available. For example, when most people think of senior living, they think “nursing home” or (the more ageist idea) “old folk’s home.”
The new year is a time for new beginnings, growth, change, and goals—both personal and professional. Maybe you feel like you’re in a rut from sitting at a desk day in and day out, maybe you’re tired of working with people who are too similar to you, or maybe you just don’t feel fulfilled and are longing to make an impact.
VERO BEACH, Florida – January 4, 2021 – Harbor Retirement Associates has successfully completed COVID-19 vaccine clinics at several HarborChase communities for residents and associates. The clinics were completed in one day at HarborChase of Naples and Venice, Florida, Rock Hill, South Carolina, and Southlake, Texas, and will return to the community in approximately one month to administer the second round of the vaccine. All residents are eligible to receive the optional vaccine. All associates are strongly encouraged to receive the vaccine in an effort to continue to combat the spread of COVID-19.