Highgate Blog

November 13, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: How Highgate Helps Seniors Stay Safely Connected

At Highgate, the activities program — better known as the Life Enhancement Program — is driven by the residents’ wants, needs, and interests.

October 23, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

How Highgate Uses Music as Medicine for Memory Loss

Music is a powerful tool. It can lift your spirits, encourage you to be active, spark memories, and connect you with others. This is especially true for people with....

August 27, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Why Living at Highgate Is Better Than Living at Home

Looking for a friend or two to enjoy coffee with every day? Want to enjoy a dining experience without having to worry about grocery shopping or cooking?

July 17, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

From the Highgate Kitchen: 7 Fruit & Veggie Recipes for Caregivers

Maintaining good nutrition habits is tough for anyone, but it can be particularly difficult for a caregiver and their aging loved one.

June 19, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Making Friends in Assisted Living

For some older adults, the biggest obstacle when considering moving to assisted living isn’t moving out of their house. It’s the fear that when they move into the....

May 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

How Dementia Caregiving Classes Led Me to Life at Highgate

If you feel unprepared for your caregiving role, you’re not alone.  

May 15, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Couples Care: A Q-and-A with Senior Sweethearts Who Call Highgate Home

Delores met Bob when, in 1935, his dad got a job at the local sugar factory and the family moved in next door.

May 8, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

What Makes Highgate’s Positive Approach to Memory Care Unique

Why do you answer the same question over and over again, spend over 10 minutes buttoning a shirt, drive to two doctor appointments a week, and stay up every night....

May 1, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Highgate's Holistic Care Philosophy

Marcie Suppe knows how to hand out pills. She’s a registered nurse, but as Highgate Senior Living’s Director of Resident Services, you’re much more likely to find her....