The COVID-19 pandemic is causing families to make difficult decisions about bringing elderly loved ones into their 2020 Thanksgiving celebrations. SAGE Management urges all residents, employees, families, and sponsors to plan ahead and take steps to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19 and the flu as they celebrate, and to be mindful of the significant potential for infection.
Topics: Press & News
Photo Via Pexels
Downsizing can be hugely beneficial for seniors, as it can help keep them safe and comfortable in a smaller home after retirement or following the loss of a spouse or partner. It’s a big job, however, and it requires quite a bit of careful planning to pull off successfully. Many seniors find that preparing for a move is just as stressful as the move itself, especially if they have a home full of memories and belongings. When it comes to downsizing, there’s certainly a lot to think about.
When you decide to transition yourself or a family member into a senior living community, it is important to find the right community. A community that provides the level of care that you need, offers activities and events that align with your interests, and makes you feel comfortable and at home.
Topics: Senior Living
We all have a routine. While these routines are useful in keeping us active and help us to accomplish our goals, it is also easy to get lost in the day to day activities and forget to check in with ourselves. When this happens, our mental health and wellness is often neglected.
Topics: Senior Health
The International Osteoporosis Foundation states, “Osteoporosis affects an estimated 75 million people in Europe, USA, and Japan…Worldwide, 1 in 3 women over age 50 will experience osteoporotic fractures, as will 1 in 5 men aged over 50.”
Topics: Senior Health
Fall prevention is a growing topic among older adults and caregivers. Assessing the risk factors of a fall and taking precautions for fall prevention can make a significant difference in the likelihood of a fall occurring.
Independence Day is a highly celebrated holiday in the United States. Parades through the streets, family and friends gather for cookouts, and fireworks are all staples and traditions of this historic day.
The act of wearing sunscreen has been embedded in our minds since we were children. However, more than likely, it was accompanied by the warning of our skin aging prematurely, leaving the impression that sun protection was most crucial in younger years.
SAGE Management, an Alabama based company with over 20 years of excellence in senior care announces today that McClellan Senior Living is embarking on an ambitious hiring drive with plans to fill all open full-time and part-time Resident Care Assistant positions working with Independent Living and Assisted Living senior residents.
The Coronavirus has affected many aspects of our operations. Today, we were notified that we may experience difficulty obtaining certain meats, because of processing plants being closed.