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Four Happy Results When Seniors Socialize

In its updated report on Older Adults Living Alone, authors Daniel B. Kaplan and Barbara J. Berkman found that 29 percent of the 46 million older adults in the U.S. live by themselves. Forty-six percent of women over 75 live alone, and 60 percent of all adults over 75 who live alone report feelings of … Continued

Smartsizing: The Latest Trend in Defining “Home Sweet Home”

According to a TD Ameritrade survey, 42 percent of Americans plan to downsize in retirement. However, people over 65 often view “downsizing” as a negative. But hold on. A new approach is gaining traction. It’s called smartsizing, and it’s all about creating a lifestyle of simplicity and enjoyment. Making the move The idea of compromising, … Continued

Spirituality and Aging: The Search for Meaning

The definition of “spirituality” depends on each individual’s perspective. Some define it by the faith they follow and their belief in God. Others see it as something that stirs deeply within their inner being. At its core, spirituality involves a search for answers to the big questions about life:  What is my purpose? How should … Continued

Resident of The Legacy Willow Bend Teaches Others How to Be Tech Savvy and Utilize the Senior Living Community’s New Communication Portal

At The Legacy Willow Bend staying up to date with the latest advancements in technology is one of the community’s tenets of high quality service. Innovation is behind every decision made by the community, however innovation doesn’t come without ensuring that everyone is equipped to utilize the latest technologies. It’s for this reason Maggie Armstrong … Continued

The Legacy Senior Communities Completes Strategic Planning Sessions With Community-Wide “Visioning Day”

The next 65 years for The Legacy Senior Communities will enhance upon the needs of today’s seniors as the industry continues to evolve. With that in mind, the not-for-profit charitable organization recently hosted a Dallas community-wide “visioning day” to begin picturing the future of the organization and determining how The Legacy Senior Communities aspires to … Continued

The Legacy Senior Communities Announces Addition of Hospice Services

PLANO, Texas, April 23, 2019 – Melissa Orth, president and CEO of The Legacy Senior Communities, is pleased to announce the expansion of its services through The Legacy at Home with the addition of hospice services. The Legacy at Home is one of the largest not-for-profit home health providers in Greater Dallas. The Jewish-sponsored agency … Continued

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