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Fun and Engaging Activities for Seniors Offered in Assisted Living

It might seem like there isn’t much going on during the winter months in assisted living communities, but there are actually a lot of fun activities that you and your elderly loved one can participate in together. Whether you want to do some group activities together like taking dance and cooking lessons or you want … Continued

Why Winter Is the Best Time to Move into Assisted Living

With the cold, dreary weather, it’s no wonder that a lot of people get the winter blues in the aftermath of the holiday season. Elderly people in particular tend to be struck with feelings of loneliness and lethargy during this time of year. Most of these feeling stem from the fact that the cold brittle … Continued

When Is the Right Time to Move to Assisted Living?

You might think that there’s no right time to move to assisted living in Brampton or that all retirement homes are the same, but that couldn’t be further than the truth. There are quite a few key telltale signs that it may be time for your or your elderly loved one to take the leap. … Continued

Tips for Building Friendships at Your New Retirement Home

Adjusting to life in a new retirement home can be challenging for a lot of seniors who are used to living on their own or independently. That’s not to say that moving into a retirement residence means sacrificing your independence or your way of life, but it does mean that there are certain changes to … Continued

4 Supportive Tips to Help Your Loved One Adjust to a Retirement Home

Regardless of your age, moving out of a beloved home is always an emotionally difficult endeavour. Seniors who have been living in their homes for a number of years have an especially hard time because they have so many precious memories from their time there. Birthday parties, anniversaries, dinners, and gatherings with friends and family … Continued

Questions to Ask when Choosing a Retirement Home in Brampton

Entering into your golden years means there are a lot of significant changes on the horizon. Your kids are all grown and most likely have families and homes of their own, so you might find yourself spending more and more time alone at home. When you start to feel like your home is just too … Continued

Common Misconceptions about Retirement Living

Retirement living in Brampton is a great option for seniors who want to maintain their independent lifestyle while also receiving the day-to-day care they need. But there are a lot of misconceptions about retirement living that shouldn’t be mistaken for truth. Retirement should be a time to enjoy everything you’ve spent your whole life working … Continued

How to Convince Your Parents to Move to a Retirement Home

Convincing your parents to move into an assisted living or retirement home can be challenging and stressful—especially if you’re their primary caregiver and they don’t want to move. While their resistance is understandable (many seniors prefer to age in place), it’s not always in their best interest for them to continue living at home. Many … Continued