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Seniors “Like” Social Media: Senior Living Communities Should, Too

Social media usage by the 65-and-over set more-than-tripled in the five-year period between 2010 and 2015, according to a report from Pew Research Center. So what’s a forward-thinking senior living community to do when it comes to communicating with its residents? The answer is simple: Meet them where they live. Let’s take a closer look […]

Want to Increase Resident Engagement?

KEEP IN TOUCH! Senior living residents come from a wide variety of backgrounds, but when faced with a new living situation, there is always a common theme—social insecurity. Just like the first day of kindergarten, middle school or that freshmen year of college, new senior residents worry about making friends, who to sit with during […]

Forever Young: Engaging Senior Living Residents Through Activity

Taking care of our aging population is about more than just three square meals a day and providing a clean place to sleep. The bare essentials will keep human beings alive, but they don’t help them live, and when it comes to our parents and grandparents, that’s a fact younger generations all too often tend […]

Trends and Tools for a Desirable and Engaging Senior Living Community

Senior living is changing. Gone are the days of the nursing home for anyone who needs a little extra help, or can’t easily live alone anymore. Instead, assisted living facilities have taken over a large part of the market, and the trends seen in them are significant in the value they provide. One of the […]

Increase Senior Resident Engagement

Residents of a senior communities may feel left out if they don’t know about all of the activities and events their community has planned. Fortunately, there are ways to keep seniors in the loop when it comes to what’s going on around them. Many communities post flyers and/or send information to residents, but this is […]