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On the Road with Road Scholar

Published: October 27, 2021 During Maggie Stark’s 27-year tenure working at Kendal at Oberlin she heard countless residents rave about their travel experiences with Elderhostel, now called Road Scholar.  “When…

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Sustainable Diet

Published: October 20, 2021 We hear a lot about the importance of eating healthy or following a diet low in sodium and fat and high in fruits and vegetables. So,…

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Don’t Turn a Deaf Ear on Hearing Loss

In addition to physical and functional complications, hearing loss can introduce significant social and emotional challenges, particularly among the elderly.

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How to Help a Senior Struggling with Depression

One might assume that living to a ripe old age would be a rite of passage of sorts, a celebratory milestone marked by decades of experience, wisdom and longevity. For…

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Fall Downsizing

Published: October 13, 2021 Tis the season for digging deep and taking stock. Do you have enough pumpkin and red and green-colored placemats with matching napkins? What about holiday-themed dishes,…

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Aging in Place in Community: Social Connections

Published: March 18, 2021 As we grow older, our relationships with family and friends change. Our children and grandchildren grow up and often move away. Our daily interaction with co-workers…

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Aging in Place in Community: Health Benefits

Published: April 15, 2021 Many of us enter our retirement years physically and mentally energized to tackle the next chapter of our lives. We have a big “bucket” list of…

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What does "Low Maintenance" mean in practice?

Pat & Jeff When we talk about the benefits of maintenance in our 50+ communities of Coniston and Cartmel, you might wonder what that means. Our benefits go beyond exterior maintenance…

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Is a Life Plan Community Right for You?

We live in a world full of options, including how and where we live. For older Americans planning for later in life, and the type of future services and care…

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