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Back in the day, radio was the lifeline for Americans to receive news and information. Radio programming included everything from soap operas and quiz shows to fine drama, news and sports. You may even recall popular hosts like Walter Winchell, Kate Smith and Arthur Godfrey.

Today, "blogs" have become a similarly important source of information and entertainment. Here on Senior Resource Group's news blog you'll find news about our retirement communities nationwide (see links below). We update this page regularly, so please visit often.

Wealth of Fitness Programs Encourages Healthy Lifestyle

2014-11-06

Wealth of Fitness Programs Encourages Healthy Lifestyle

At SRG, we've set the bar high to make the widest variety of senior wellness programs accessible, fun and supportive. This week for example, residents at Maravilla Scottsdale had approximately 20 different opportunities for physical fitness. From Zumba, specially designed for older adults, to Yoga to Water Aerobics to Hiking, there was an activity to meet every fitness level. For residents who ...
SRG Residents and Staff Raise Awareness During National Alzheimer’s Disease Month

2014-11-03

SRG Residents and Staff Raise Awareness During National Alzheimer’s Disease Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. To help raise awareness and funds for the disease which affects more than 5 million people in the U.S., residents and staff at our communities are getting involved in a variety of noteworthy events. Several communities are participating in the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s while another community has a solemn Candle Lighting ...
Senior Living Means LIVING!

2014-10-28

Senior Living Means LIVING!

Tango lessons? Check. Weeklong Riviera cruise? Check. Win “Gold” for your team in the Senior Olympics? Check. At SRG’s communities, senior living means exactly that…LIVING! Our fulltime Program Directors ensure activity calendars are filled with a wealth of programming designed for residents to explore new, stimulating opportunities, while also offering a place for cognitive and social growth. ...
Maravilla Scottsdale Celebrates Second Anniversary

2014-10-24

Maravilla Scottsdale Celebrates Second Anniversary

Two years ago, on October 25th, the City of Scottsdale proclaimed it “Maravilla Scottsdale Day”. In honor of the designation and the community’s second anniversary, a lavish black-tie celebration will be held at the Arizona community tomorrow. Executive Chef Jeff Adams has promised a dinner that will be “second to none and tantalize taste buds with dazzling delicacies”. Maravilla has been provi...
SRG Staff Committed to Residents' Wellbeing

2014-10-23

SRG Staff Committed to Residents' Wellbeing

From the moment an employee joins an SRG senior living community, he or she becomes one of our greatest assets. We realize the significant role they play in the health and well-being of our residents so we take additional steps to ensure superior training with emphasis on customer service. Our dedicated team of professionals share the commitment of providing unparalleled service and care for re...
The Carlisle Naples Celebrates 16th Anniversary

2014-10-22

The Carlisle Naples Celebrates 16th Anniversary

Our Southwest Florida community, The Carlisle Naples, is celebrating its “Sweet Sixteen”. Since 1998, Carlisle residents have significantly contributed to the Naples community by supporting various charities and organizations. Carlisle residents are vibrant, active and engaged and truly define the spirit of the community. As part of the festivities, residents and staff will enjoy an Anniversary...
Wealth of Socialization Opportunities Offered at SRG Communities

2014-10-17

Wealth of Socialization Opportunities Offered at SRG Communities

A study by the University of California revealed that seniors who feel isolated or lack companionship are more likely to experience a decline in health when compared to their socially engaged counterparts. At SRG senior living communities, there’s always a warm, welcoming, friendly face. Our communities’ Hospitality Committees—comprised of residents—ensure that even their newest neighbors feel ...
 The Village at Sherman Oaks Resident Relives Olympic Memories

2014-10-13

The Village at Sherman Oaks Resident Relives Olympic Memories

The Village at Sherman Oaks in California recently held an Olympic Challenge where residents competed in a variety of mental and physical activities. For one particular resident, the games were especially meaningful. Mr. Bendorf participated in the 1936 Summer Olympics held in Berlin. According to an article in the Jewish Journal which profiled Mr. Bendorf, “he excelled in gymnastics, as well a...
Music Provides Benefits to Memory Care Residents

2014-10-09

Music Provides Benefits to Memory Care Residents

At SRG senior living communities, there is always a song in the air. Our fulltime program directors ensure monthly calendars are filled with engaging performers and dynamic concerts. At Hawthorn Court at Ahwatukee, our memory care community in Phoenix, music is especially meaningful to residents and has therapeutic benefits. According to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, music, when used a...
SRG Residents Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer Throught October

2014-10-07

SRG Residents Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer Throught October

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Our La Siena community in Phoenix is marking the occasion with a "Breast Cancer Survivor Celebration". Residents and staff will gather to share their stories of survival and bravery, while discussing the importance of monthly self-exams and annual mammograms. Executive Chef Steve Waddell is also serving up tasty pink treats.