Where You Live Matters to Your Health!
Where You Live Matters is an unbiased, research-based site where seniors and their loved ones can visit to learn about senior living options, what you should look for in senior living, and what it's like to live in a community. They recently came across some new information that proved living in a senior living community setting is healthier for seniors versus staying at home. When you're done reading this, check out the video on the Where You Live Matters home page. It talks about how isolation is bad news for a senior's health, and proves that where you live really does matter. Dr. Roger Landry, an expert in senior living, addresses the importance of and benefits to socialization as we age.
In addition to the social aspects of living in an independent living or assisted living community, senior have greater access to more opportunities to stay well. Ask yourself this: Are your mind, body, and spirit being nurtured as you age? Do you prepare healthy, nutritious meals at home? Do you have easy access to life-enriching learning opportunities? An exercise class? Volunteering opportunities? People who follow an integrated, well-rounded approach to wellness live longer, healthier lives.
Capri Senior Communities developed the Gain and Retain Overall Wellness (GROW) program to help residents in our senior living communities live more well-rounded lives. Each independent living, assisted living, and memory care community offers wellness activities that tie in to the six wellness components: intellectual, social, spiritual, emotional, physical, and vocational. Easy access to these wellness activities can and will help today's aging adults live longer, healthier lives.
Request more information today to learn more about how our local independent living, assisted living, and memory care communities offer wellness activities each day.
Some included content is from Where You Live Matters.