Grooming and Hygiene Guide for Assisted Living Residents

Grooming and Hygiene Guide for Assisted Living Residents

Proper hygiene and grooming is an important aspect of maintaining good health. But for seniors, personal hygiene often declines due to difficulty with mobility, cognitive processing or other reasons. When this is the case, caregivers will have to assist in helping the...
Join Us in Celebrating The Orchards at Bartley’s 20th Anniversary

Join Us in Celebrating The Orchards at Bartley’s 20th Anniversary

We’re getting ready to celebrate – and we want you to join us. “The Orchards at Bartley opened in 2001 as an expansion of the continuum of care services that we offer at Bartley Healthcare,” says Lauren Kessler, Executive Administrator of Bartley Healthcare. “There...
How Assisted Living Improves Overall Wellness for Seniors

How Assisted Living Improves Overall Wellness for Seniors

Staying active, independent and healthy is something we all want, no matter how old or young we are. However, as we age, it can become more difficult to keep those goals. This is especially true once we reach a point where we can’t do the same things we always did....
A Senior’s Checklist for Summer Safety

A Senior’s Checklist for Summer Safety

Summer is fun, but it also can be fraught with dangers for senior loved ones. Due to the way the body changes and reacts as we get older, seniors become more susceptible to things like heatstroke, dehydration, sunburns and other summertime-related issues. At the same...
How Seniors Can Stay Safe While Living Alone

How Seniors Can Stay Safe While Living Alone

Two is company, but it’s not always possible. If you’re a senior living alone, you probably already understand the joys (and headaches) of what it’s like to fly solo. According to the Pew Research Center, you’re in good company: 12 million American seniors are the...