East Amherst

  • Spring Cleaning at Solstice Posted in: Blog - Spring cleaning is just around the corner! Decluttering is a great way to tidy up your space and simplify your life. Mental health experts also say getting rid of unwanted and unneeded items around your home is energizing and uplifting.  As you think about starting the organization process to keep your mind and home fresh, be sure to keep these ...
  • Celebrating International Women’s Day Posted in: Blog - Each March, Women’s History Month gives us a chance to take a moment and honor the women who have paved the way for us today and celebrate all of the accomplishments yet to come. At Solstice, we have intelligent, hardworking, thoughtful and forward-thinking women working at our communities across the country and in our corporate office. In honor of International ...
  • Senior Living Conglomerate Names New VP Of Risk Management Posted in: Blog, News - CARLSBAD, Calif. (Feb. 25, 2021) – Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier provider of senior living management services, and Solstice Senior Living (SSL), a joint venture of Integral Senior Living and NorthStar Healthcare Income, Inc., has named Kris Morimoto to the position of vice president of Risk Management. Morimoto comes to ISL after more than eight years at Propel Insurance. ...
  • Happy Holidays from Solstice Senior Living Posted in: Blog - This year has been full of change, but we hope that you were able to find joy and happiness despite the challenges. 2020 has been a year of change, and this holiday season we want to take a moment to express our gratitude to all who have been with us as we’ve grown and adapted. As we reflect on this ...
  • Margaret Kleinmann Receives Dr. Evan Calkin’s Meritorious Service Award Posted in: East Amherst - Solstice Senior Living at East Amherst’s executive director, Margaret Kleinmann, was named a 2020 recipient of the Network in Aging Award, earning the Meritorious Service Award.  The Network in Aging of WNY, Inc., was founded in 1981 by a network of people committed to improving the quality of life for older persons in Western New York. Each year, The Network ...
  • 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 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 ...