Inspiring New Care with Dementia Villages

The senior care industry  is reinventing itself. Experts are learning more about what it takes to provide an optimal experience for all residents of assisted living and retirement communities. These communities are taking that research and creating…


New Adult Medical Day Care Accepting Applications

On June 1, 2017, a Hersherger Road facility will become home for a new adult medical day care. A project of Friendship Living, the 7,000-squre-foot facility has been named The Feinour Center— after Friendship foundation chairman, Edwin Feinour. Construction, which began last year,…


Roanoke’s Kissito PACE Changes Hands

Kissito PACE–a federally funded program under the Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly– has been acquired by InnovAge. The new owner, a Colorado healthcare organization, operates nine PACE centers in Colorado, California and New…



7 Steps to Healthy Aging, Happy Aging

Getting older doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll have a slew of medical conditions or poor quality of life. Getting older involves change, both negative and positive, but you can enjoy aging if you understand what’s going…


Make the Most of the Golden Years.

By: Marie Villeza My father recently shared some insight about aging: “I spent my younger years doing what I was told to, my adult years doing what I had to… My golden years are for…


October is National Physical Therapy Month

Since 1992, National Physical Therapy Month has recognized the positive impact of physical therapy for those who have suffered severe conditions. Many seniors who have suffered falls resulting in fractures or sprains. They have experienced…



How Perceptions On Aging Affect Us

People are often unaware that their ideas about aging have a profound effect on the health and well-being of adults as they age. As we move through life, we encounter positive and negative messaging or stereotypes that…