Playfulness between seniors and caregivers is a healthy way to increase positivity and avoid caregiver fatigue.
I’d like to tickle your curiosity about playfulness, but first I’d like to share a true story about a caregiver. [The names and identifying references have been changed to protect confidentiality.]
One day I received a phone call from a woman inquiring about therapy services. (more…)
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Billie Jean King discusses her new role promoting active aging and shares her advice on successful aging.
Billie Jean King, champion athlete and Atria’s Active Aging Ambassador, is the newest face on the cover of the International Council on Active Aging’s (ICAA) The Journal on Active Aging®. Billie Jean continues to break down societal barriers in her new role, influencing a shift in perceptions of aging. (more…)
Tthe information practices for Atria websites, including what type of information is gathered and tracked, how the information is used and with whom it is shared.
Answers to frequently asked questions about Atria Senior Living, including services, cost, policies, dining, activities, care, safety and more.
Listen to your elders - family stories give us a stronger sense of identity and belonging.
I come from a long line of “talkers.”
My mom is first-generation Irish-American, and her family nickname is Parrot, if that tells you anything. The gift of the gab is strong in us. But I didn’t always appreciate the jabber. (more…)
Dr. Lodge is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. He is a Board Certified Internist and co-author of Younger Next Year.
At Atria Hacienda, residents are invited to collaborate and share ideas on menu and dining improvements in the community’s Food for Thought Program.
Think about your favorite comfort foods – that homemade apple pie recipe your mother passed down, or the spaghetti and meatballs with the special sauce that has just the right amount of tang and spice.
Atria residents want to enjoy their favorite foods while also receiving a variety of choices. That’s why we create choice-focused programs for our residents. (more…)
Atria Senior Living's Chairman of the Board and CEO, John Moore, discusses the ways we maintain quality to better serve our customers.
I stay busy as Atria’s Chairman of the Board and CEO, and finding time to visit our communities is sometimes harder to do than I’d like. So I really cherish the times when I do get to visit, because there’s no substitute for seeing a community in person and having face-to-face conversations with our customers and dedicated managers and staff. (more…)
Billie Jean King is a spokesperson for Atria Senior Living and the company's first Active Aging Ambassador. King will be an advocate for maintaining an active and healthy lifestyle.