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 […]
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.
As the Executive Director at Silver Comet Village, it has been both my honor and my pleasure to plant the seeds and nurture our village culture. In speaking with and observing hundreds of residents over the years, I have learned that residents who feel a sense of purpose and a connection to others tend to […]
It is estimated that the number of Americans aged 65 and older will double to 71.5 million by 2026. This increase in the senior population will require additional senior care solutions. Senior living communities that offer continuity of care, or “aging in place,” will allow seniors the option to increase their level of care needs, […]
We owe a lot to those who have served in the different branches of the United States military. Every year on November 11th, Veterans Day is celebrated to honor those who have given so much to our country. Over 13 million veterans are aged 55 or older and took part in some of the significant […]
According to the World Health Organization, depression is a widespread problem affecting over 300 million individuals worldwide. However, of these 300 million, less than half are seeking treatment.
With millions of Americans set to hit the retirement age this year alone, the ideal dream for many is to retire at home. Though this dream is noble, the truth behind retiring at home is that it comes with many unexpected costs, work, and obstacles. Today’s senior living communities, like Silver Comet Village, are innovating […]
If you were to look back in time at safety technology for older adults, it would be much different than if you looked at it today. Changes, in all aspects, from architecture to services and amenities offered, the senior living experience has been completely transformed with the use of emerging technologies. Many seniors consider moving […]
Affordable senior living has seen a lot of changes over the years. Places like Silver Comet Village have changed the industry and have taken strides in perfecting our neighborhood and have shown the difference between affordability and being considered “cheap.” While it may be hard to consider, the pros are plentiful, and your loved one […]
In today’s rapidly changing world, technology changes rapidly and it can be hard to keep up with ongoing trends and developments. Although many seniors may find adapting to new technology challenging, seniors that utilize one particular piece of new technology may be able to reap significant benefits. Looking for a new gift for a loved […]