Johnston Herald, Cranston Sunrise Week of October 9, 2023 By Jennifer Coates The year was 1963 and for many, the world was full of possibilities. The first woman made it to space, Martin Luther King gave his iconic “I have a dream” speech and the United States Postal Service instituted the Zip Code system.
How to make your next visit a memorable one! Visiting as regularly as you can when your loved one resides in a nursing home or assisted living not only helps you to stay connected, but it also deepens your bond. Spending time quality time will make their day brighter and knowing when you’ll come next
A move to Assisted or Independent Living can provide peace of mind and access to supportive services that will allow a person to age in place. Assisted living and Independent living can provide a thoughtfully appointed apartment, including meals and housekeeping. You also have the added benefit of access to professional nursing care when needed
The best rule of thumb when visiting an elderly family member with dementia is to keep your visits short and stress free. Center yourself before arriving and take a deep breath if/when you feel stressed. It does wonders for your central nervous system. Pre plan your visit by having a few topics in mind to
Even if you’ve done your research and know all about assisted living, there are still a lot of misconceptions out there. Assisted living communities aren’t what they used to be — many newer places combine the best parts of modern, resort style apartment living with some unexpected perks. Whether you or a loved one could
Residential Resort Style Senior Living with Supportive Independent and Assisted Living at the Briarcliffe Preserve near Providence RI featuring restaurant-style dining in your choice of three settings, amenities like a walking path with a healing garden, generously sized community lounges and outdoor decks, salon, library, and media room, fitness center, wide and well-lit corridors with
By Jennifer Coates Well-known in the hospitality industry is the notion of a “sense of arrival.” Broadly defined, a “sense of arrival” is that special feeling a customer experiences during the first few seconds they arrive at a destination. That desired “sense of arrival” is critical to newcomers as it creates that ever- important first
The team at Briarcliffe recently opened a new building on-site called The Preserve. It features everything you or a loved one need one it comes to retirement, from a gardening group to walking paths and we were lucky enough to get a tour! To watch click here.
Akshay Talwar will discuss the newly opened Preserve at Briarcliffe, an assisted & independent living community. Watch Segment