If Nora Proksch had a short list of life advice, the following items would be near the very top:
Sure, I Have Enough Money, But Am I Really Ready to Retire?
New Sensory Room at Journey Senior Living of Merrillville Helps Jump Start the Senses for Seniors with Dementia
Memory disorders like Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can impact the brain and lead to personality, behavior, and bodily changes. Dementia closely effects how the five senses work, making it easy for impacted seniors to feel lost or disconnected from their environment.
On Thursday March 21st Journey Senior Living in Merrillville hosted a Business After Hours. The invited attendees were from the Schererville Chamber of Commerce, Crossroads Chamber and the Continuity Of Care Association or COCA.
StoryPoint Senior Living is excited to share its newest resident-focused endeavor: The publication of a book, “Old Wise Tales: Life Lessons for Future Generations.” The book will share the stories, poems and more from residents across all communities from StoryPoint and its sister company, Independence Village, including StoryPoint Fort Wayne.
As we age, the smallest of falls or the simplest of colds can turn into major health issues, quickly. And, it usually takes longer to recover. Facilities like Addison Pointe Health and Rehabilitation Center like to celebrate when their patients graduate from sickness to health.
The road to full recovery after a major surgery such as a knee or hip replacement can be quite the journey. Many patients in the region qualify to recuperate at rehab facilities such as Munster Med-Inn, which offers comprehensive programming designed to get patients back to their normal lives as soon as possible. Others prefer the option of outpatient rehabilitation, where they can benefit from the clinical expertise of the Munster Med-Inn staff on an appointment basis, while getting a good night’s sleep in their own bed.
Residents, family, and friends got All Shook Up Friday night as Journey Senior Living of Valparaiso rolled out the red carpet to give guests the star treatment for their Elvis is Back in the Building Event.
Decisions about senior care are always difficult. Such decisions require trusting someone to take care of yourself or your family at a vulnerable time. Thankfully, there are home care providers like BrightStar Care, who has proven time and again that their staff goes above and beyond to provide comprehensive home services matched to every client’s individual needs.
StoryPoint Chesterton Senior Living is eager to open the doors of its community in Spring 2019. Several robust winter storms in early 2018 resulted in construction delays in order to provide safe working conditions and uphold the integrity of design. StoryPoint Senior Living prides itself on their standards of quality and their responsibility to their partners to only build during safe weather conditions.
Individuals living with physical disabilities or special needs have unique care requirements, and in many cases, mobility is limited and some level of home care is required. At BrightStar Care® of West Lake County, we provide a personalized approach to care, case management, and disability assistance for our clients.