New LifeStyles Senior Living & Care Blog

We know that it can be tough, finding care for a loved one, or taking care of them yourself. So we offer our end users a blog with information on care giving, choosing a community, senior living and care news and just for fun!

ADLs/ IADLs: What Are They, How do You Measure Them, & Why Might Storytelling Help Those Who are ADL-Deficient?

ADL is a popular acronym for “Activities of Daily Living.” This term refers to two specific skill sets generally learned over the course of one’s life, but which may again desert the learner in old age or following a trauma such as a stroke. What are ADLs/ IADLs? Two mnemonic…

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Memorial Day Travel Tips, Sharing Economy, Help Running Errands & Comparing CCRCs

9 Memorial Day Weekend Travel Tips for Families Impacted by Dementia The sharing economy is coming for your retirement FAQ: Can Caregivers Run Errands For Elderly Adults? Why Is Comparing CCRCs So Difficult?

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A Strategic Mix of Advertising, Active Aging, The Most Desireable Community, Accountability, & Caregiver Benefits

Three Simple Steps to a Strategic Mix of Traditional & Digital Advertising Active Aging Takes on New Meaning, Grabs Global Attention as the World’s Population Jumps in Age Survey: Combination independent living / assisted living communities most desirable type of senior housing property Holding Team Members Accountable and Being Nice!…

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Living Peacefully, Helping to prevent Alzheimer’s, Comparing Senior Communities, Recoering After Surgery, Active Aging, and Finding Your Tribe

My Golden Years: Allowing loved ones to live peacefully Senior Life: How the Internet can help prevent Alzheimer’s disease Comparing Rental Retirement Communities and Life Plan Communities No One To Help After Surgery: Recovery At Home Active Aging Takes on New Meaning, Grabs Global Attention as the World’s Population Jumps…

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Celebrate Older Americans Month with Your Residents

Everyone has the need to feel special. Seniors can often feel as if they have been forgotten in the fast pace of the world. Older Americans Month is a great opportunity to meet friends, enjoy special activities and try sensational food. However, a designated holiday doesn’t have to be only…

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Industry Links on Sr. Living Healthcare Trends, Middle Market ILs, Changing Communication, HIPAA-Compliant Alexa, and Improving Occupancy

2019 Senior Living Healthcare Trends: Much Of The Same, But A Whole Lot Different New Developer, Operator Prime Targets Middle-Market Independent Living Change Communication in Senior Living Amazon announces HIPAA-compliant skills for Alexa, with senior living parent companies in the mix Want to Improve Occupancy? Try This!

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The Increasing Demand for Niche Retirement Communities

by: Mattis W. When more people from all walks of life are hitting their retirement age, it implies the need for a change in an area which society often neglects but should pay close attention to – senior housing. Let’s take a closer look at the underlying trends to understand…

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Continuum: Private Duty Home Care and Family Partners: Day Services/Residential Home with Barth Holohan

Barth Holohan is the president and founder of Continuum: Private Duty Home Care and the co-founder of Family Partners: Day Services/Residential Home. He started his home care business in 2002, his day services business in 2008 and his residential home business in 2017. Barth has been in the healthcare industry…

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Home Care vs. Assisted Living vs. Retirement Communities: Which Option Is Right for Your Future?

by: Cynthia Madison Understanding senior care and housing services can sound complicated, considering the many options that exist in the United States, but it’s something that you need to navigate if you want to secure a safe and happy future for your retirement years. When thinking about elder care, nursing homes…

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How to Achieve a Pain-Free Lifestyle

As we get older, it only becomes increasingly common for us to feel pain in areas we’ve never felt before. While there are many ways that we can actively stay healthy and fit, as we age, so do our bodies. Whether it’s our back, our neck, or our hips, maintaining…

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