Wit and Wisdom Blog for Atria Senior Living

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a new view on growing older

Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Challenge

We recognize that the commitment to care for a family member suffering from Alzheimer’s disease...

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Caregiver Support, Dementia & Memory Care

Chef Kerry Sheron

Serving Others First

Kerry Sheron has served as a chef at Atria Encinitas in California for the past 27 years, and he...

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Our Team, The Atria Kitchen

home caregiver and elderly lady

Senior Home Care: Which service is right for you?

"You might want to think about getting some help at home" (or something along those...

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Caregiver Support

Frank Seaman Flying A Plane

Flying High at Age 98

No matter how old we grow, we never lose our desire for a thrill: the feeling of exhilaration, a...

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Active Aging, Our Team, Wit & Wisdom

Man exercising

Why Active Aging is the New Norm Among Boomers

The term “retirement” will certainly take on a new meaning over the next couple of decades....

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News In Aging

Grandfather and Grandson

Senior Living Communities and Staying Connected

When an older adult is considering moving into a senior living community, we often hear that they...

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Caregiver Support, News In Aging

Tiny Pony

Tiny Visitor Makes Big Impression

When JJ and Paddy visit Atria Del Rey, it’s nothing short of a magical experience. The two are...

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We ♥ Pets

A Ballerina’s “Pointe” of View

For Dorothy Priest, it was love at first plié. Once known by her stage name, Dorothy Loder,...

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Active Aging, Wit & Wisdom

You Just Never Know . . .

Almost 60 years ago I met Susan Williams and she changed my life. You just never know how much...

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Active Aging