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Doing Away with Labels and Restrictions - Atria Senior Living

Doing Away with Labels and Restrictions

Nearly 42 years ago this year, I accepted a challenge to play in a tennis match known as “The...

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Active Aging

Life Lessons from Atria Senior Living Residents

Wit & Wisdom: Life Lessons from Atria Residents

Atria residents are gold mines of knowledge and wisdom, so who better to turn to for advice? We...

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Meet Vance, Dancer and Atria West 86 Resident

Vance | Lifelong Arts Supporter

As a dancer, Atria West 86 resident Vance R. rubbed elbows (or was it feet?) with some of...

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Women Are at the Center of the Alzheimer’s Crisis - Atria Senior Living Blog

Women Are at the Center of the Alzheimer’s Crisis

Women are disproportionately affected by Alzheimer’s and the reasons remain unclear. According to...

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Dementia & Memory Care, News In Aging

Atria West 86 Resident, Michael H, Shares His Key to Longevity

Michael | A Focused Man

Michael H.’s key to longevity is “having a focal activity that is consuming in some way, so...

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Women’s Rights Activist | Atria West 86

Charlotte | Women’s Rights Activist

Charlotte is a woman with passion to spare. A strong advocate for women’s rights, she established...

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Independent Living vs Aging in Place–Atria Senior Living Blog

A Declaration of Independence? The Debate Over Aging in Place

The recent New York Times article “Imprisoned by Independence” explores how older adults’...

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News In Aging

One Day You’ll Thank Me: A Mother’s Day Playlist

Thanking Mom for all she does should happen every day, and this Mother’s Day we’re doing...

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Caregiver Support, Our Team

Greta | An Education in Self-Sacrifice – Atria on the Hudson

Greta | An Education in Self-Sacrifice

Greta R. would like you to know one thing: she put her husband through college by working at a job...

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