Kim Estes

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. is the leading operator of senior living communities throughout the United States. The Company is committed to providing senior living solutions primarily within properties that are designed, purpose-built and operated to provide the highest-quality service, care and living accommodations for residents. Brookdale operates independent living, assisted living, and dementia-care communities and continuing care retirement centers, with approximately 1,055 communities in 47 states and the ability to serve approximately 103,000 residents. Through its ancillary services program, the Company also offers a range of outpatient therapy, home health and hospice services.

How to Sleep Better as You Age

Category: Health & Wellness March 01, 2018

“What wouldn’t I give for a good night’s rest?” If you’re like many people, you’ve said this at least once and maybe more. And as we age, sleeping problems and sleep ... Read more

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

Category: Caregiving 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

Why Staying Socially Active as You Age Is Good for Your Health

Category: Health & Wellness October 16, 2017

Although loneliness may not seem like a significant issue, lack of social contact can have a seriously detrimental effect on the emotional and physical health of older adults, who are ... Read more

Seniors and Suicide: Tips for Supporting Your Loved One

Category: Caregiving September 09, 2017

People often ask what’s been the biggest surprise in serving seniors, and I tell them it’s the number of seniors who commit suicide. When I think of my golden years, I ... Read more

Understanding the Fall Risks that Come with Aging

Category: Health & Wellness August 14, 2017

As a mom, I vividly remember watching my kids take many falls. From their first shaky steps to rambunctious high school basketball games, I was always impressed when they got ... Read more

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