Celebrating a Life: Blog

    Thursday, 27 June, 2019

    If you’re providing comfort and care for an aging or ailing loved one, it’s likely you stepped into a caregiver without any formal training. Yet, you saw the need and willingly came forward to fulfill it.

    While you may not have envisioned yourself...

    July 8, 2021

    Advice From Our Community: How to Stay in Contact With a Senior Loved One

    As we age, human contact becomes more and more essential to our health and well-being. According to the National Institutes of Health, loneliness and isolation are predictors of "declining health and poor quality of life" in the elderly.

    With the...

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    May 27, 2021

    6 Ways to Maintain a Sense of Purpose as You Age

    Many seniors go through a period of time where they are in search of new meaning and purpose. While this may be a struggle for some, it is crucial for happiness in older adults.  

    There are several reasons why the sense of meaning and purpose can...

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    March 4, 2021

    4 Tools to Communicate with a Senior Loved One

    There is a growing problem of social isolation and loneliness in older generations. So it’s incredibly important for elderly adults to stay in touch with loved ones.

    Thanks to our technologically advanced world, it’s easier than ever to stay...

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    November 19, 2020

    5 Ways to Live Graciously This Thanksgiving

    "Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it."—William Arthur Ward

    This year has certainly been challenging for families throughout our community. As the holidays ramp up, you may notice your plans look a...

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    May 28, 2020

    5 Ways to Embrace Aging

    Though aging is inevitable, some people find it difficult to deal with the changes that come with getting older.

    However, focusing on the good versus the bad can help us shift our mindset. Instead of feeling like the best years are behind us, we can...

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    February 20, 2020

    Internet Safety for Seniors: How to Spot a Cyber Scam

    Financial fraud is one of the fastest growing forms of senior abuse in America.

    According to a 2019 report by the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, seniors suffered an average loss of $34,200 between 2013 and 2017. Of those affected,...

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    September 5, 2019

    5 Meaningful Conversation Starters to Ask This Grandparents Day

    Did you know this weekend is Grandparents Day? Launched in 2012, Grandparents Day’s goal is to encourage multigenerational bonding and engagement.

    For many of us, our grandparents played an integral role in our upbringing. But, when was the last...

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    August 29, 2019

    7 Entertainment Spots for Cleveland Seniors and Their Families to Enjoy Year-Round

    Studies show a positive correlation between social interaction and overall positive health among older adults.

    If you live in or around the Cleveland area, you know how much the city has to offer in terms of social events. From theaters to gardens...

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    June 13, 2019

    7 Summer Attractions and Experiences for Cleveland Seniors and Their Families to Enjoy

    As the weather gets warmer, there’s plenty to do and see in Cleveland. From art festivals to sporting events, it’s the perfect time of year to spend outdoors with family and friends.

    If you’ve reached retirement, the old summer tradition of visiting...

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    May 30, 2019

    5 Conversation-Starting Questions for Family Road Trips

    Are you going on a family road trip this summer? 

    Whether you’re traveling a long distance or taking a short weekend getaway, road trips are a great opportunity to turn off your mobile devices and have meaningful conversations with your family. 


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