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Engaging Residents with Memory Issues

One of the most important aspects of any Memory Care unit is the activities program.  The various programs are designed to keep the residents engaged but also provide the opportunity for success, an avenue to development social relationships, and the comfort of a daily routine. A number of things should be considered when engaging residents […]

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Support Services in the Community

Are your usual every day activities becoming more and more difficult to complete? Does making a meal, doing your laundry, grocery shopping, or even taking a shower seem to be exhausting and take you longer and longer? As you get older, you may find that your needs are increasing, and you are faced with the […]

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Senior Housing: What Are Your Options?

In today’s Senior Living industry there are so many different housing and services options, knowing which community is right for you or a loved one can be very confusing.  There are a few key questions to consider about what is important to you in your new home, such as what amenities do you want and […]

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Celebrate National Nutrition Month!

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? Created by the American Dietetic Association, the event is dedicated to bringing attention to various aspects of nutrition, including the importance of making informed food choices as well as developing and maintaining good eating and exercise habits. National Nutrition Month was first observed as a week […]

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Home Is Where Your Heart Is!

Home is where the heart is.  Why is this saying so true?  Your home is the main character in your story of life within which you raised your children and shared the experiences of life with your spouse.  Home is where years of memories are kept safe.  From the minute you walk through the door […]

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Let It Snow!

As a new year begins, the seemingly simple act of building a snowman was a timely reminder of some powerful life lessons: When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. Or in this case, when a Rochester winter storm drops a foot of snow on the ground, make a snowman! Brandon, a Friendly Home recreation specialist who […]

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Happy Holidays!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Throughout the Friendly Senior Living continuum, the season is indeed festive and bright. At The Friendly Home, December is full of celebrations, including holiday parties with Members and their loved ones, a cookie exchange featuring Members’ favorite recipes, a trip around town to see the holiday lights, […]

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Welcome!

I am pleased to welcome you to the all-new Friendly Senior Living website! We are pleased to introduce this new site which so beautifully ties together the communities and services that make up the Friendly Senior Living continuum. Each site highlights the unique personality, features, amenities and services our communities offer, yet the connections among […]

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