Palliative Care and COVID-19
The possibility of Covid 19 is top of mind for us all but never more so than for seniors and people facing serious medical conditions. The news is full of information, tracking the virus spread and its ebbs and flows. It is a serious concern for all of us.
Short-Term Rehab: What to Expect
If you or a loved one is hospitalized for a surgical procedure, injury or an acute illness, your medical team may recommend short-term rehab, or rehabilitation, before returning home.
Navigating Life Care Planning
May 6, 2020 —We make plans for many parts of our lives, from major decisions such as purchasing a home to training for a marathon. Yet, when it comes to…
Diversity at Collington, A Kendal Affiliate
Collington, A Kendal Affiliate is a diverse community. Collington believes diversity and individuality is important and invite different cultural experiences.
What is a CCRC?
April 28, 2020 —CCRC is an acronym meaning Continuing Care Retirement Community. These senior living communities are designed for individuals that want to remain in a single location throughout the…
What you need to know about Hospice at Home
If you’re faced with the decision of where and how to ensure that your loved one’s needs are met after your physician has informed you of a prognosis of end stage Alzheimer’s, COPD, heart failure, ALS or Parkinson’s disease, hospice care may be the right answer for you.
How Mindfulness Improves Well-being
April 28, 2020 Over the past decade, residents and staff in more than a half dozen Kendal senior living communities have adopted a variety of mindfulness-based practices—including meditation, yoga and…
How to find the best nursing home for your loved one
May 21, 2020 —Your family has made the decision that your mother or father will be more comfortable and safer living in a nursing home. Next up is finding a…
Downsizing and Moving for Seniors
May 15, 2020 Often the only thing standing in the way of an older adult moving to a smaller house is all the stuff stored in the attic, basements, closets…