Highgate Senior Living Blog

April 19, 2019    Highgate Senior Living

Why I Love Working at Highgate Senior Living

Shelley Phoenix has worked in health care for 20 years — and nowhere is like Highgate Senior Living. At Highgate, the purpose of every person who works there, no matter their job description, is....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living

November 2, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Virtual Dementia Tour Helps Temecula Team Members Improve the Lives of Those with Dementia

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be difficult. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to be the person with dementia? That’s exactly what a Virtual Dementia Tour....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About Highgate Senior Living

October 19, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: 7 Traits of a Positive Approach to Care Memory Care Community

The Highgate Senior Living mission is to help every resident, regardless of age or ailment, live a life of purpose. You might be wondering how care partners do this in memory care when they are....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Memory Care Resources

October 12, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Design: The Forgotten Criteria in Evaluating Memory Care Communities

When families evaluate care options for their loved one with dementia, they ask a lot of questions: Is the staff capable and kind? Do they have the resources my loved one needs? Is the food good?

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Topics: About Highgate Senior Living, Caregiver & Family Resources

August 17, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

3 Purposeful Living Projects that Support Highgate Residents in Living Meaningful Lives

How do you express your creativity?

What brings you spiritual fulfillment?

If you could choose to go anywhere in a car, where would you go?

These are just some of the questions residents are asked....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living

May 11, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Highgate Senior Living Residents Recall Favorite Stories from Serving in the US Military

More than 20 million Americans are veterans of foreign wars. Roughly half of those veterans are aged 65 and older, including more than 1.3 million World War II veterans over the age of 85.

At....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About Highgate Senior Living

December 22, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Celebrating the Holidays at Highgate

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – the holiday season! Decorating the tree, singing carols, decorating cookies and spreading holiday cheer with loved ones. Residents and employees at....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living

December 15, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Nutrition for Seniors | Heart Healthy Foods and Habits

Maintaining a well-balanced diet can be challenging the older we get.  Our bodies change, medications can make it more difficult to enjoy the taste of food, and our nutritional needs change. 

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December 9, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Nutrition and Dementia: Healthy Foods Boost Memory

 
Getting the proper nutrition is important to keep your body healthy and strong. For those with dementia, poor nutrition can cause excessive weight loss. Poor nutrition has also been linked....

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October 9, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Senior Living 101: Which Type of Housing Is Best?

When your mom’s doctor suggests you start considering senior living options, it’s easy to get confused. Senior living is a broad term that includes everything from independent living and assisted....

Topics: About Highgate Senior Living