Animals provide love, companionship, and comfort to people of all ages. Animals have a powerful effect on individuals and their well-being. From cuddling with a purring kitten to riding a horse, there are benefits associated with spending time with animals and pets. However, you do not have to own a pet to reap the benefits […]
In recent years, the use of technology and social media has increased significantly, especially among older individuals. A survey conducted by Statistics Netherlands (CBS) in 2019 showed that 76 percent of individuals aged 65 to 74 years old “said they had used social media, up from 40 percent five years previously. An increase in social […]
365 days of happy memories, 52 weeks of fun activities, 12 months of amazing company, and one full year of growth! Silver Comet Village is so proud to be a part of the Powder Springs community. Thank you to all who have supported us through this last year! To celebrate our one-year milestone and maintain […]
Silver Comet Village values exercise and knows the importance that it has on an individual’s mental and physical health. It is because of this that we want to educate residents and their families on the importance of staying active.
It was about 9:30 PM on May 21st, 2019, as I stood in the lobby of Silver Comet Village. I was the last person to leave the community after a long day of preparing for residents soon to move in. I stood there listening to the silence, knowing that the building would never again be […]
As the Executive Director of Silver Comet Village, each month, I host at least one activity. It is a time for me to connect with our residents without other distractions. A few months ago, I sat down with a group of residents in preparation for our Valentine’s Day celebration and asked them to share their […]
The Coronavirus has affected many aspects of our operations. Today, we were notified that we may experience difficulty obtaining certain meats, because of processing plants being closed.
Over the past few years, the popularity of golf has increased dramatically in both men and women over the age of 50. Why? This sport provides a great way to get active, get outside and enjoy nature, and spend time with friends and family. What used to be viewed as an elitist sport is now […]
Gardening. The word itself brings feelings of tranquility and springtime. The plants growing new buds, the light, floral scents that flood the air, and the sound of buzzing bees and chirping birds encompass you. A sense of calm overcomes you. For many, gardening is more than just a hobby. It is their therapy.
As an added measure of prevention, beginning Monday, April 6, 2020, all SAGE Management staff members will be wearing face masks during their shift. Although this is not required by law, we feel this is best for the prevention of COVID-19 for both the residents and the employees.