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Senior Living and the Importance of Technology: COVID-19

Virtual meetings, dating, games, classes, selling, medical consultations, concerts, shopping, and just about everything else you used to do is now virtual. Following mobility restrictions and lockdowns, a life around technology is what the COVID-19 pandemic has imposed on us. Within the uncertainties of this socio-economic crisis, digital connectivity is what keeps us afloat. Now [...]

By |2020-07-29T05:59:14-05:00July 29th, 2020|Blog, Heritage Woods, Senior Living|0 Comments

Best New Hobbies for Seniors to Learn

Older people must stay active to avoid boredom, loneliness, and sometimes prevent health problems. Retirement may come as a shock to many seniors. The job and the activities that kept them busy are no longer available. Lack of such activity can bring about boredom and a feeling of loneliness. An enjoyable hobby should help the [...]

By |2020-07-29T05:33:22-05:00July 20th, 2020|Blog, Heritage Woods, Senior Living|0 Comments

Celebrating Christmas in July in Assisted Living Communities

Christmas with our loved ones, including the seniors, is a season that most people look forward to. This is why you should always try to celebrate it with your family, even if they live in assisted living. To many, the joy of Christmas lies in making snowmen, playing in the ice, and the snowclad. However, [...]

By |2020-07-01T12:24:56-05:00July 1st, 2020|Blog, Senior Living|0 Comments

Adjusting to Assisted Living in Winston Salem NC

Even if you're moving into assisted living willingly, it can be quite an emotional affair. You might be afraid of losing your independence, your home, and your youthful past. You might also fear aging, making new friends, and adapting to a strange new place. But fear not - these ten strategies will help you to combat [...]

By |2020-02-28T14:51:40-05:00December 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Best Seasonal Icebreakers for Assisted Living

A common misconception about assisted living is that it's a place for seniors to be locked up and isolated. However, this is the opposite of the truth. Today's assisted living facilities are more like resorts. They come with wellness centers, restaurant-style dining, swimming pools, beauty parlors, theaters, and more. Good facilities have everything for everyone's interests. [...]

By |2019-12-26T12:18:04-05:00December 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Choosing Independent and Assisted Living

As we age we are faced with the question of where to spend our golden years. Sometimes the question becomes more of a concern after a health scare or the death of a loved one. While older individuals must wager changes in a living situation, not everyone wants to lose their independence. Oftentimes, in the [...]

Moving To An Independent Senior Living Community

There are a lot of things to consider when looking for independent senior living, and Winston Salem is a great place to start. Whether you're already a part of our great city, or if you're thinking of settling down here, this article will help you take the next step on the road to a happy [...]

Financial Planning For Retirement

While you are young and healthy, financial planning for retirement and creating a budget for your retirement can seem like a distant chore. You know you should be saving, but likely have no idea what that really means. It is definitely better to start saving earlier rather than later as this isn't really something you [...]

How to Make New Friends in a Senior Living Community Near Me

Making friends as an adult can seem like a daunting task. It can be awkward, uncomfortable, stressful, and confusing. You may be asking yourself, what should you say to someone you want to be friends with? How do you even meet people anyways? While no one answer will work for everyone, there are a few [...]

What is Retirement Really Like?

Planning for retirement takes decades of hard work and financial discipline. Many people know that they will retire one day, but they don’t know what it will be like once they get there. If you are approaching retirement age, either you may be anxious to leave the working world, or you may wonder how you [...]