Aging in Place

Lathrop Fosters Community Approach to Aging in Place

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines aging in place as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age,…

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Aging in Place in Community: Design for Future Needs

Published: February 25, 2021 Your home is familiar, probably comfortable, and hopefully filled with many fond memories, so why not stay there as you age? Sure, some shelves need to…

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Six Questions to Ask When Comparing Senior Living Communities

As you plan for retirement living and compare communities, learning what to look for in a senior living community is key to finding a place you can call home. Consider…

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Kendal at Home-“Stepping On” to Reduce Falls-2023 Kendal Annual Report

IMPACT Enjoying the next step in life looks different for everyone. For some, their journey includes living safely in their own home as they age. Kendal at Home makes this…

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Helping Seniors Out of Social Isolation

An important new study linking social isolation with dementia in older adults gives us yet one more reason to consider the incalculable benefits of social activity and human connections as…

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The Importance of Animals and Pets

Animals and pets play a crucial role in the lives of older adults and even more so in Kendal communities. They are not only a source of great joy and…

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When Should I Make the Move to Senior Living?

As you enjoy retirement, you may wonder when it’s the right time to make the move to senior living. Some may believe it’s a decision solely based on health care.…

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Understanding the Continuum of Care

In a presentation given by Director of Clinical Services Danielle Mohler and Resident Services Coordinator Brittany Camden Smith on November 29, 2022, residents in Independent Living got an important refresher…

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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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