Category: retirement homes
Comfort Life News Round-Up: To Work or To Retire.Aug 19, 2011
"Should I continue to work or should I retire?", is the question that many will be asking themselves as their retirement age looms over the horizon. With the advancement of medicine and technology, older adults are living longer and stronger so why retire if you don't have to? The choice they make could affect the labour force and economy in various different ways.
Retirement condominiums: What you need to know about feesApr 13, 2012
Condo fees are common but what about "special assessments," "reserve funds" and fees for amenities you don't use? Here's what you need to know about fees.
Life in a retirement home: What's it really like?Apr 16, 2012
VIDEO: Wondering what life in a retirement community is really like? Residents tell you all about it in Seniors on Screen!
What you need to know to find the best retirement homeApr 18, 2012
VIDEO: To find the best retirement home you need to know what questions to ask and what the homes offer. Check out this expert advice.
Giving to your community is good for your brainMay 01, 2012
VIDEO: Volunteering your time not only gives you a social life, it develops new pathways in your brain, improving memory and helping you live longer.
Retirement Condominiums: What You Need to Know about Rules and BylawsMay 28, 2012
There are many rules and regulations for living in a retirement condominium. Here's what you need to know.
Preparing for Retirement: Top Questions and Ideas You Should ConsiderJun 05, 2012
Have preconceptions about retirement that are preventing you from starting to plan ahead? Consider these top questions and ideas as you prepare your move. Read more...
The Real Deal: Life at Seasons Retirement HomesJul 09, 2012
'Life at Seasons' showcases how this retirement community engages residents with fun activities and superb service that separate them from retirement homes of the past.
Herbal Tea Gardening: Grow Your Own Herbal Iced TeasJul 10, 2012
Herbs are not only delicious and great for cooking, but are also packed with health benefits. Here's how to grow your own for herb tea.
How pets benefit retirement home seniorsJul 30, 2012
You need not feel lonely at a retirement home. These days many homes allow you to bring an old or new four-legged friend with you!
VIDEO: Relocating Your ParentsAug 29, 2012
Anne Hopcott knows how important it is to adapt to change, that's why she chose not to wait for the decision to move into a retirement community to be made for her.
A Role for Seniors and Boomers in Digital LiteracySep 28, 2012
When it comes to digital literacy, baby boomers and seniors have an important role to play and have also proven themselves quite capable of adapting to changing technology. Read more...