Helping an aging loved one find the support and care he or she might need is a process that can come with a steep learning curve. Not unlike many of life’s big decisions, there doesn’t seem to be a user’s manual that offers the epitome of “How to Age with Grace” complete with step-by-step instructions. Even if it did exist, a book couldn’t possibly cover the situational intricacies that come with the territory.
As COVID numbers begin to drop, vaccination becomes more wide-spread and restrictions begin to lift, many people are re-evaluating the lifestyle benefits that senior living offers, especially after nearly a year of isolation. While each individual and family must make the choice that is right for them, for some, the advantages of living in a senior living community outweigh the reasons to postpone a move, particularly as we navigate these changing, yet still challenging, times.
Together our Encore Senior Living teams have worked diligently to help protect staff and residents throughout the pandemic. Starting in Minnesota, this week we began the next step in fighting COVID-19 with the administration of a two-part vaccine that is being made available to our 1,200 team members and 1,500 residents at 36 Encore locations throughout the Midwest over the next month.
Dodge the Wild Weather Ride this Winter and eliminate some worry for yourself or a loved one. At The Courtyard at Bellevue Assisted Living and Memory Care, it’s warm and cozy and the forecast calls for… Camaraderie and kinship with neighbors who are always up for card games, exercise and special events.