Why Moving to Senior Living During the Winter Is a Great Idea

Winter is one of the most challenging times of year for everyone. While it’s a great opportunity to travel and see family for the holidays, the changes in weather create unsafe conditions for everyone. Seniors suffer the most in the winter because of the cold and isolation. Pivotal Health Care’s senior living communities directly meet
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Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors

Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors Halloween season is upon us and stores are filled with costumes for you to choose from. However, you don’t really want to spend money on costumes you will only wear once for a little while with your grandchildren. Make your own costumes using things around the house and from your
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3 Best Dog Breeds for Older Adults

Dog’s are called “man’s best friend” for a reason. They are loyal companions who show unwavering love to their owners. Similar to people, there are thousands of breeds with a variety of personality traits. Some dogs are better with children. Others require a more active lifestyle. There are dog breeds for seniors that would be
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Why You Should Choose Senior Living Sooner Rather Than Later

Over thousands of years, humans have shown that we prefer structure and routine over impulsivity and “c’est la vie” attitudes. We like the familiar over experiencing something new. This attitude is especially true when we consider moving, even more so when someone decides to move to senior living. Moving can be a difficult decision for
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2021 Senior Symposium

Learn from the Experts! This FREE symposium (plus complimentary lunch) is presented by leading local retirement communities and other professionals providing services and care to seniors. The theme of the symposium is “Education is Power” and will include: • Scamming Crimes Against Seniors• Medicare vs Medicaid• How to stay mentally strong despite setbacks• How to
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Five Ways for Seniors to Stay Hydrated During Hot Summer Months

It’s hot and humid, but the sun is shining without a cloud in sight. It is easy to throw caution to the wind and run outside with your kids and grandkids. It’s also easy to suffer from dehydration in this kind of heat. By no means should you stay inside all summer and never enjoy
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