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The Perks of Retirement Communities in Greenville, SC

Why a Greenville Retirement Could Be the Perfect Fit How do you picture your retirement? It’s a question many of us think about, if only briefly. You may wonder what you’ll do, or how you’ll maintain your independence. You might even try to come up with a preliminary plan to meet your health needs as …

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ROLLING GREEN VILLAGE CELEBRATES GRANDPARENTS

Most of us love to showcase our families – and the Rolling Green Village family is no exception! Below is the link to recently published article celebrating a few of our Rolling Green Village grandparents. Click HERE to read the article.  

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ASSISTED LIVING VS A NURSING HOME – DIFFERENT CARE LEVELS FOR DIFFERENT NEEDS.

According to Nursing Home Compare, the official U.S. government site for Medicare, a nursing home is a place for people who can’t be cared for at home and need 24-hour nursing care. It could be for short-term rehabilitation after a stay in hospital or for chronic conditions or disabilities requiring long-term nursing care. Assisted living, …

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10 SMALL APARTMENT DECORATING IDEAS

In previous posts, we outlined the benefits of downsizing and provided five steps for downsizing to help you get started on the next chapter of your life. We even included a few design tips for furnishing senior living apartments. Now it’s time to imagine your new living space filled with style that reflects your tastes. …

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The Value of an All-inclusive Retirement Lifestyle

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 …

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A Better Recovery Starts with the Right Rehab Choice

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 …

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Skilled Nursing Visit Checklist

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 …

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Skilled Nursing Facility vs. Nursing Home – What’s the Difference?

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, …

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Downsizing for Seniors: 5 Reasons Why Apartment Living is the Way to Go

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 …

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Transitioning to Senior Apartments: 5 Steps for Downsizing

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 …

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