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  • The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide Posted in: Corporate - The holiday season is finally here! This year in particular, many people are turning to online shopping to find presents for their loved ones. Check out our tips for making the best of your online shopping experience. Look Before You Buy When surfing websites like Amazon or eBay, it is very likely you will see more than one vendor selling ...
  • Thanksgiving Is a Time To Be Grateful Posted in: Corporate - Thanksgiving is a special time to reflect and give thanks with those you love. Although it’s going to look a little different this year, our Solstice Senior Living communities are dedicated to creating a safe and special Thanksgiving celebration for every resident to enjoy.  Our ElevateⓇ dining program is creating delicious and nutritious meals for residents to enjoy, and our ...
  • Virtually Connected – Solstice Communities Use Technology To Stay Engaged and Healthy Posted in: Corporate - This year has presented unique challenges for all of us, one of them being the increasing use of technology in all aspects of our daily lives. Our Solstice Senior Living communities have worked hard to use technology to connect residents with their loved ones and other residents, to have fun, and to stay healthy. From activities to tours to exercise, ...
  • What is Vibrant Life®? Posted in: Corporate - At their core, Solstice Senior Living communities are designed to create value for  residents through meaningful care and excellent service. Our Vibrant Life® program is an innovative approach to connect residents with their loved ones and the community. During this time of social distancing, Solstice communities are dedicated to providing safe and entertaining activities to keep residents engaged. There are ...
  • 15 Balance Exercises for Seniors Posted in: Blog, Palatine - It’s normal for seniors to lose some of their sense of balance as they age, but just because it’s normal doesn’t mean it’s something you should shrug off. Things like going for a walk or standing on a stepladder become much more risky in your older years than they ever were before. And falls are, by far, the leading cause of ...
  • How To Make Your Space Feel Like Home Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Every move comes with the opportunity to personalize a new space and build a place that feels like home, and moving to a senior living community is no different. (With the added bonus that your new home comes with great amenities and a built-in community!) When making the move to senior living, many residents go from a full-size house to ...
  • Solstice at Corpus Christi featured in story as Texas moves to expand visitation options Posted in: Corpus Christi, Corporate - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has directed the state’s Health and Human Services Commission to expand visitation options for several types of senior-living facilities. Solstice Senior Living Executive Director Michelle Kelm said she has been anticipating an announcement like this for months. “We put a lot of thought preparation and care into being ready for this day,” she said. “We have ...
  • Solstice at East Amherst hosts Dance-A-Thon Posted in: East Amherst, Corporate - Residents from Solstice at East Amherst hosted a coast to coast dance-a-thon with their sister community, Solstice at Normandy Park! Residents, family and friends were able to connect via Zoom to boogie with us virtually. Everyone dressed to the nines and had a wonderful time staying active. Check out the link below to learn more. https://buffalonews.com/multimedia/out-and-about-in-western-new-york-september/collection_10924356-eeb1-11ea-a13e-4f4b4cb308f6.html#20 As one of the ...
  • Play the Boredom Away: Best Card Games for a Rainy Day Posted in: Blog - As we head into month six of quarantine, it’s no surprise that you may be going a little bit stir crazy. Even during normal times, boredom can occasionally set in, and it’s good to have go-to games and activities that make downtime more enjoyable. While there are endless activities you can enjoy without going anywhere, today we want to focus ...
  • Enriching Your Mind, Body and Life Through Music Posted in: Blog - It’s safe to say that almost everyone loves music. There are so many different genres and styles that it’s easy to find songs as unique as you are. It’s hard to imagine life without music; it’s all around us – in the car, over speakers at stores, at a restaurant, in the background of movies and TV shows – you ...