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Best Dog Breeds for Apartment Living

When it comes to retirement communities, some older adults refuse to pursue an option that doesn’t allow them to bring their beloved pets along. After all, who could blame them? As anyone with pets knows, they are just as much a part of the family as anyone else, and life just simply wouldn’t be the …

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Guide to Rehabilitation at a Senior Living Community

If your loved one has recently received treatment at a hospital, their next steps may involve rehabilitation at a senior living community. “Residents who receive short-term rehabilitation at WhiteStone receive personal care to meet customized goals after a hospital stay,” says Marie Dunn, director of sales and marketing. “They’re given the opportunity to participate in …

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Deciding What To Keep When You Downsize | WhiteStone

How To Decide What To Keep When You Downsize Your Home The decluttering and downsizing process can improve your lifestyle and make it that much easier when it comes time to move. If you’re considering making the transition to a senior living community, an established downsizing plan can reduce stress and pave the way for …

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The Benefits of Retirement Hobbies

Whether you’re a novice at a new hobby or a master of one, there are several benefits of retirement hobbies. As we age, our brainpower decreases, and it’s important to find ways to delay this decline. In addition to maintaining your mental sharpness, a hobby can keep your brain stimulated. A hobby can be as …

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Current Wellness Trends in Senior Living

Top Wellness Trends in Senior Living Throughout the years, seniors have developed wellness routines that ensure they are not only physically healthy but are also able to find purpose and fulfillment as they age. This is why many senior living communities put senior wellness at the forefront of their programs The International Council on Active …

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3 Essential Questions To Ask When Choosing a Life Plan Community

Life Plan Communities, also known as CCRCs or Continuing Care Retirement Communities, offer a full continuum of care services along with numerous amenities and exciting lifestyle options. Maybe you or your loved ones are considering moving into a senior living community but aren’t sure where to begin. Or perhaps you’re just wondering about this for …

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WhiteStone Residents Compete in Their Own Olympic Games

As the Beijing Winter Olympics begins, dozens of senior athletes from WhiteStone senior living are competing in a wide range of activities to test their physical endurance and mental abilities. The Greensboro, North Carolina, retirement community hosted daily events for the Senior Olympic games for the active older adults who call the community home. The …

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How Retirement Communities Can Help Couples Stay Together

How Life Plan Communities Help Couples Stay Together We all need support from time to time. But it’s just as important to feel that you can do things in your own way. Continuing Care Retirement Communities – also called Life Plan Communities – take care of daily responsibilities so senior couples can enjoy their retirement …

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WhiteStone Resident Creates Mats from Plastic Bags

Reuse, Reduce and Recycle: WhiteStone Resident Creates Mats from Plastic Bags Amelia Caison has been an avid recycler for most of her life. She knows that plastic bags don’t completely break down in a landfill, becoming microplastics that absorb toxins and continue to pollute the environment. Considering these facts, she knew she had to do …

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