Keeping Your Mind Active in Retirement

Keeping Your Mind Active in Retirement

When we retire, it’s important to keep our minds active just as much as it is important to keep our bodies active. Our brains require exercise just as much as our bodies do, and retiring may seriously cut the amount of mental exercise we get – with that in mind, here...
What Makes Red Deer a Great Place for Seniors

What Makes Red Deer a Great Place for Seniors

Red Deer is the third largest city in Alberta, and centrally located in the province halfway between Edmonton and Calgary. In recent years, Red Deer has increased in population by as much as 33 percent. So why do residents of Red Deer love their city so much? Read on...
How Seniors in Red Deer Can Beat the Winter Blues

How Seniors in Red Deer Can Beat the Winter Blues

Winter time brings with it a plethora of headaches – and one of the most common issues that comes along with winter time is depression for both seniors and their caregivers.  A large percentage of the population suffers from Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Usually...
Healthy New Years Resolutions for Seniors

Healthy New Years Resolutions for Seniors

Making healthy New Year’s resolutions can help you to get healthier and feel better for many more years to come. Experts in Aging recommend some great healthy New Years resolutions for seniors to help achieve their goals of becoming and staying healthy, including the...
Christmas 2017 Fun for Seniors in Red Deer

Christmas 2017 Fun for Seniors in Red Deer

  Christmas is just around the corner, and festivities in Red Deer are already happening all around us! Red Deer is home to a great variety of wonderful Christmas-time activities suitable for the seniors in our area and their families. Here is an overview of...
Introducing Tom Baker

Introducing Tom Baker

The Hamlets at Deer Park has some amazing family members and we would like you to have a chance to get to know them. We are going to introduce a new family member each month by sharing their story with you. November is dedicated to Tom Baker. Tom is one of the last...
What Makes Independent Living Communities Unique

What Makes Independent Living Communities Unique

Independent living communities are sometimes bunched into the same category as assisted living and other senior’s residences, but independent living facilities are unique in that they offer a variety of opportunities for their residents that are not often offered...