Month: March 2019

Atlas Senior Living

Why We Need Appreciation for Associates in Senior Living

Everyone has heard the expression “it takes a village,” right? While this is commonly used in parenting (as I’ve realized recently), I also find it true in Senior Living communities. Here’s why. In my ‘village’ at Atlas Senior Living, I believe the hardest position in a Senior Living environment is being a Care Associate. And by that I don’t mean their work environment. I…
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How Loneliness is a Big Myth in Senior Living

Loneliness Is Not Inevitable! Studies show that maintaining worthwhile friendships is essential for emotional, mental and physical wellness throughout life.  With work being one of the most common places to see friends and meet new people, retirement presents socialization barriers for many over the age of 60.   Often compounded by illness, the death of…
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