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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.

SpringRidge at Charbonneau Celebrates National Senior Health & Fitness Day

2015-05-27

SpringRidge at Charbonneau Celebrates National Senior Health & Fitness Day

Today is National Senior Health & Fitness Day, the country’s largest annual health event geared to older adults and celebrates seniors who value fitness and regular exercise. At SpringRidge at Charbonneau in Wilsonville, Ore., the community has invited the general public to a “Fitness Jam”. Led by our fitness instructor Jill Walker, who has worked with older adults for several years, ...
Maravilla Residents Recount World War II Memories for Upcoming Film

2015-05-26

Maravilla Residents Recount World War II Memories for Upcoming Film

Inez Geisler’s memory of a giant swastika painted on a home in a friend’s neighborhood is one that she has never forgotten. Now, more than seven decades later, Geiser’s experiences during World War II will be included in a poignant documentary which will serve as a lasting legacy for future generations. Geisler, 89, a resident at Maravilla, a luxury senior living community located in Santa...
InTouch at Home Offers Educational Webinar on Arthritis

2015-05-25

InTouch at Home Offers Educational Webinar on Arthritis

An estimated 52.5 million adults in the U.S. reported being told by a doctor that they have some form of arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus, or fibromyalgia. Join us on Wednesday, May 27th at 10 a.m. PST for a complimentary presentation by our home care company, InTouch at Home. Director Josh Allen will present an ““Arthritis Update” seminar, sharing signs and symptoms of arthri...
Maravilla Scottsdale to Help Preserve Veterans’ Stories

2015-05-22

Maravilla Scottsdale to Help Preserve Veterans’ Stories

According to the Veterans Administration, of the 16 million who served our nation during World War II, approximately only 855,070 veterans are alive today. In order to preserve the rich histories of its residents, Maravilla Scottsdale in Arizona is collaborating with the Veterans Heritage Project (VHP). The organization pairs local school/college students with veterans. The students interv...
High School Students Delight Maravilla Residents with Concert

2015-05-20

High School Students Delight Maravilla Residents with Concert

Older adults who listen to music can reap tremendous health benefits including keeping the brain healthy, boosting the immune system and improving sleep quality.Residents at Maravilla recently reaped these benefits and more during a delightful concert held at the Santa Barbara, California senior living community.Students from the Dos Pueblos High School’s orchestra performed and received an ove...
Residents (and Pets) Enjoy Vibrant Lifestyle at SRG Communities

2015-05-19

Residents (and Pets) Enjoy Vibrant Lifestyle at SRG Communities

Research shows that older adults who own pets tend to have better physical health and mental wellbeing than those who do not. At Senior Resource Group communities, pets play a significant role in the lives of our residents. Most of our communities are pet friendly and welcome Fido and Fluffy. The Carlisle Naples in Southwest Florida boasts a dog park and The Park Lane in Monterey, Calif., ...
Lifelong Volunteers Continue Giving Back at The Piedmont at Buckhead

2015-05-14

Lifelong Volunteers Continue Giving Back at The Piedmont at Buckhead

Residents find their lives are greatly enhanced once they move to an SRG senior living community. Without the day-to-day responsibilities of home maintenance, residents find they now have time to truly immerse themselves in hobbies and interests. At The Piedmont at Buckhead in Atlanta, for example, couple Helen and Irvin Lipsky have been lifelong volunteers. Since moving to The Piedmont fi...
Amber Lights Earns Top Honors

2015-05-12

Amber Lights Earns Top Honors

Our Amber Lights community in Tucson, Ariz., has several great reasons to celebrate! The community’s Director of Assisted Living, Sandy Sharrah, was named a finalist for the Assisted Living Federation of Arizona’s 2015 Shining Star award, which recognizes those that go the extra mile to improve the quality of life for residents. Additionally, “The Explorer Newspaper”, named Amber Lights “B...
Mothers Celebrated at SRG Communities

2015-05-08

Mothers Celebrated at SRG Communities

“A mother’s heart is a patchwork of love. “ - Author Unknown On Sunday, May 10th, SRG senior living communities will celebrate mothers. From lavish brunches to lively entertainment, we’re honoring the wonderful contributions mothers make to their families. We’re inviting residents’ families to spend the day at our communities.  Our culinary teams have planned spectacular feasts th...
May is Older Americans Month

2015-05-04

May is Older Americans Month

Each May, older adults across the United States are honored for their contributions to our nation. The Administration for Community Living is encouraging older adults to “Get into the Act” by taking charge of their health, getting engaged in their communities and making a positive impact in the lives of others.  At SRG senior living communities, we create environments for residents to...