Brookdale Blogs

Holidays with Senior Parents: Three Signs Their Health Might Be Failing

Kim Estes November 17, 2017

One of the most stressful events a long-distance caregiver can experience is coming home for the holidays and realizing that things simply are not right with Mom and Dad. I’ve talked ... Read more

Tech Tips: Facebook Etiquette

Christopher Leech October 11, 2017

Now more than ever, seniors are using Facebook to reconnect with old friends and keep in touch with loved ones who live far away. In fact, people over 65 are ... Read more

Six Tips for Transitioning Your Loved One into Dementia Care

Juliet Holt Klinger September 18, 2017

You’ve thought about it, talked about it, and very likely, worried about it. Now the day is drawing near for your spouse, parent or other loved one to move into ... Read more

How to Make Every Moment Special When You Visit Loved Ones in Senior Living

Brookdale Senior Living September 12, 2017

It’s not always easy to know what to do or say when you visit a senior loved one in a senior living community. You want to be as positive and ... Read more

Five Tips for Making Friends in Senior Living

Carol Cummings, BSN, RN September 04, 2017

I recently learned of four 91 year old women who have been friends for 74 years. The friends formed a “sorority” in their high school days and have shared life’s ... Read more

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