Senior Living Blog - Senior Housing Professionals

Ask any senior living community owner or manager what their greatest fear is. Go ahead. I dare you to. What simple 9 letter word can make even the most seasoned administrator tremble? It's vacancies. Yes, that's right. Vacancies. (Cue the dramatic overture). Does this topic make you cringe? Would you like to read about some strategies to boost your occupancy rates? Good! You have come to the right place. read more

According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), one in four Americans 65 years and older fall every year, and falls are the leading cause of unintentional injuries among this population as well. Seniors at 65 years are also twice as likely to be injured or killed in a fire compared to the overall population (and three times as likely at 75 years; four times at 85 years). The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) offers a program, Remembering When, that focuses on fire prevention and fall prevention for seniors. Do you live in a high-risk fire state or in a state with the inclement weather where falls from icy conditions are common? read more

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Americans are living longer, and on average, 10,000 Americans reach retirement age every day, and this rate will continue until the 2030s for the baby boomer generation. By the mid-2030s, there will be nearly 79 million Americans over the age of 65. read more

After months of cold winter weather, spring emerges with warmer temperatures, sunny skies, fresh air, and longer daylight hours. No matter what age, the arrival of spring is met with great excitement. What are some ideas to help seniors enjoy springtime? Here are 14 ideas to jumpstart outdoor activities this spring. read more

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