Addison Place Assisted Living and Memory Care in Glastonbury, CT

How to Celebrate the Holidays with Your Loved One in an Assisted Living Community

celebrate holidays with your loved one in assisted living

When your loved one is in an assisted living community, celebrating the holidays may feel odd for both of you. After all, you’re used to spending holidays at home, surrounded by familiarity. While transitioning to an assisted living community can have its challenges, holidays and special occasions can be just as meaningful at Addison Place … Read more

Cold Weather Activity Ideas for Your Senior Family Member

cold weather activity ideas for seniors

Aging can bring additional challenges, like a weaker immune system and loss of mental dexterity. Plus, as we age, it can be harder to maintain the right body temperature, and experiencing cold temperatures can result in illness. That’s why it’s so important for elderly people to maintain a safe body temperature and not stay outside … Read more

The Importance of Regular Visits for Seniors with Memory Loss

The Importance of Regular Visits for Seniors with Memory Loss

Whether you have a loved one showing small signs of memory problems or you have a loved one who has severe symptoms of Alzheimer’s, caring for them can be difficult. Caregiving is often physically demanding and emotionally draining since dementia can impact not just memory but mood, personality, and cognitive abilities. At some point, it … Read more

Summer Activities for Seniors

Summer Activities for Seniors

At Addison Place, we make sure our residents can live life to the fullest, which includes social, artistic, musical, and physical activities. Fun activities can keep their minds and bodies sharp, which is why we offer a full calendar with a wide range of different events and pastimes to choose from. Everyone will find something … Read more

How to Keep Seniors Hydrated Throughout the Summer

How to Keep Seniors Hydrated Throughout the Summer

Hydration is essential at any age. For seniors, dehydration is a more serious issue since they are more likely to become dehydrated, less likely to notice their dehydration, and less able to recover from the resulting health complications. Here at Addison Place, we understand the risks of dehydration in seniors and know what steps to … Read more

How Photos and Music Can Help Seniors with Memory Loss

Photos & Music for Seniors With Memory Loss

At our community, we believe that every day should be full of joy and fulfillment for our residents, especially those with Alzheimer’s, and other memory issues. Our lifestyle and therapy program provides residents with routines, therapies, and activities that help them feel fulfilled and happy. One of the important pieces of memory care is offering … Read more