Do you think there’s a healthier, happier way to spend your retirement years — but are concerned it may be too expensive? If so, you need to learn more about what’s included in a Life Plan Community, also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). It may be more affordable — and a much …Read More
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If your mom or dad has had a stroke, surgery or extensive treatment for kidney, heart or respiratory conditions, they may still require rehabilitation following their release from the hospital. In fact, doctors often recommend rehab for their elderly patients for a variety of conditions because senior rehab is one of the most effective ways …Read More
How to evaluate your loved one’s care options. Choosing the best care option for your loved one can be a challenging process. After you narrow your list to two or three choices in the Greenville, SC, area, the next step is to visit each skilled nursing community to find one that feels like home. In …Read More
Understanding the differences between skilled nursing and nursing homes People often use the words “nursing home” and “skilled nursing” interchangeably, but they’re not the same. A nursing home is a permanent residence for seniors who cannot live at home. Skilled nursing is a description of a type of service that can be offered in hospitals, …Read More
Downsizing for seniors may be a difficult subject to broach, but it’s important that you consider these points before you make a decision. As you enter later phases of your life, you may want to focus on leisurely activities rather than home maintenance. Choosing a smaller space at a senior living community gives you the …Read More
Transitioning from your large home to senior apartments may seem daunting, but we’ve outlined some steps that should make the process go smoothly. We’ll go over disposing of unwanted items, measuring dimensions correctly and making the most of your in-home storage. We’ll also share tips for decorating and furnishing your smaller home or apartment. And …Read More
Dr. Annamarie Burts will turn 101 years old. While she’s one of the oldest residents, she doesn’t look a day over 60, and she lives that lifestyle as well. Every week, Annamarie walks down the hall and visits her new neighbor. Along with chatting with him about this week’s current events, she reads novels to the legally blind man. It’s one of the many ways Annamarie gives back to the Greenville and Rolling Green Village communities.Read More
Hear from Ralph Aiken, Rolling Green Village’s architect, about the community’s inception, growth and expansion. Aiken and his wife are now residents of the community and excited to see what’s in store for the future.Read More
The answer: Perhaps sooner rather than later. And that raises a larger issue.Read More
Police officers are among the public servants that don’t often get the credit they deserve, said June Green. So it was important to her and other Rolling Green Village residents to not just give them credit, but recognize them for their importance to the community. Rolling Green Village Makes it a Blue Day for city …Read More