Bellingham

  • Sizzling Summer Sustainability: Beat the Heat, Save the Planet   Posted in: Corporate, Blog - As the temperatures rise and the sun shines brighter, it’s time to embrace the summer season while also being mindful of our environmental impact. At Solstice, we believe that small actions can make a big difference in preserving our planet for generations to come. So, let’s dive into some simple yet effective ways to beat the heat while staying environmentally ...
  • Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month: Nurturing Seniors’ Well-Being Posted in: Blog, Corporate - As spring blossoms into its full glory, May not only promises warmer days but also serves as a reminder – it’s Mental Health Awareness Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about mental health and advocating for support and understanding. While mental health affects individuals of all ages, seniors often face unique challenges that can profoundly affect their emotional well-being. ...
  • Embracing the Value of Proximity: 5 Reasons To Move Closer to Family Posted in: Bellingham - As we journey through life, our family’s significance deepens, providing essential love and support through trials and triumphs. In fact, later-life relationships with adult children are second only to marital relationships with impact on mental health (Lee & Szinovacz, 2016). Yet, when distance separates us, we miss out on the everyday joys and crucial assistance these relationships often provide. Recent ...
  • April Fool’s Day and the Health Benefits of Laughter  Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Do you remember your first April Fool’s joke? Was it an innocent whoopee cushion or a swap of lunchboxes in elementary school? Maybe you were jolted by a piece of electric shock gum?  Whether you eagerly anticipated the first of April this year or not, April Fool’s Day is no joke! It is a tradition filled with laughter and a ...
  • Bake your way to spring with Solstice resident Eileen’s Perfect Pineapple Cake recipe Posted in: Blog, Corporate - With the arrival of spring, there’s a sense of rejuvenation and hope in the air. At Solstice, we’re all about celebrating simple joys, embracing traditions and creating memories, especially when it comes to delicious recipes that bring people together. And what better way to embrace the spirit of springtime than with a delightful treat?  We have the privilege of delving ...
  • Solstice Resident is Livin’ the Dream Posted in: News, Corporate, Joliet - Carolyn M. is a resident at Solstice at Joliet. She currently serves as Resident Council President and is dedicated to improving the lives of residents as well as working with community staff. One of the staff members Carolyn works closely with is Executive Director Gavin Sym.   As their relationship grew, Carolyn shared her fascinating story as one of the ...
  • Celebrating Women’s History Month at Solstice Senior Living Posted in: Blog, Corporate - As March unfolds, we embark on a journey of commemoration and reflection. It’s Women’s History Month – a time to pay homage to the remarkable women who have left an indelible mark on history, society and our lives. At Solstice, we take pride not only honoring the influential women who have shaped the world but also in celebrating the exceptional ...
  • Navigating Social Security: A Handbook for Seniors  Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Exploring the details of Social Security and its advantages could open doors to financial support. Solstice Senior Living provides seniors with the resources needed to live carefree, independent lives. We created this guide to Social Security to help residents and their loved ones explore the origins and various benefits of Social Security and discover how to optimize their eligibility.  Social ...
  • Happy Birthday Harold! Posted in: Mesa View, News - Solstice at Mesa View joins in a joyous birthday celebration to honor Harold Brown, a true American hero who stands tall at 101 years old. Harold’s journey is woven into American history, marked prominently by his service on the USS Nevada during the pivotal moments of the attack on Pearl Harbor.  Harold’s story unfolds against the backdrop of one of ...
  • Solstice Senior Living’s Margaret Kleinmann honored at the Executive Director Leadership Awards  Posted in: Blog, East Amherst, News - Margaret Kleinmann, Executive Director at Solstice Senior Living at East Amherst, was recognized as Executive Director of the Year at the 2024 Executive Director Leadership Awards.  Margaret has set the benchmark for high occupancy and adept budget management and has proved that, with leadership, passion and drive, you can accomplish your goals. Margaret exemplifies our core company values: “Never settle ...