Tablets can be the perfect tech gift for a senior. They are easy to use out of the box, are lightweight, offer font enlargements, and are touch sensitive. They typically take less time to learn how to use than a [...]
When people talk about being healthy, they are usually just talking about being free of symptoms. But, if you step back and look at a holistic definition of health, it’s about a whole lot more than just being disease- and [...]
In 2020, now that travel has become increasingly restrictive (at least for the short-haul) it’s refreshing to learn that seniors living with dementia at Sunshine Retirement Living communities can now tour the world via virtual reality (VR). Their virtual adventures [...]
Did you ever sit through one of those “B” movies in the 1950s or ‘60s, where a futuristic space hero was being attacked by evil robots? You probably left the drive-in thankful that you’d never have to deal with something [...]
The U.S. justice system was designed to give everyone the right to a speedy trial, judged in part by a jury of peers. Jurors come from all walks of life, with all interests and backgrounds. Being on a jury panel is an [...]
A family with roots grows strong, and family tree lays out these roots for remembrance in and connection with the current generation and those to come. Spreading your lineage across a physical page illustrates relationships, common traits, health histories and [...]
Technology changes at a rapid pace, and it can be hard for people of any age to keep up. More and more seniors are embracing… the digital age as it offers many benefits such as keeping in touch with family, [...]
Decorating your space is one of the best ways to celebrate the season! We love seeing our residents celebrate with their favorite traditional seasonal decorations. Whether you love holiday photos from years past, a decorative item with a story behind it, or all of the classic holiday decor, we want to know:
Cooking workshops are significantly enhancing the lives of our residents in our care communities!
Cooking activates both hemispheres of the brain, offering an amazing mental exercise. It engages memory, problem-solving, and creativity, aiding in the retention of cognitive skills. These cooking classes also encourage socializing and community spirit. We strive to always provide our residents a place to connect through shared tasks, exchanging stories, and forming valuable relationships, which helps to alleviate loneliness.
At Sunshine Retirement Living, we're dedicated to providing care that enriches the lives of our seniors. Our cooking classes in our care communities are a prime example of our commitment to creating engaging experiences that enhance their overall well-being. ... See MoreSee Less