Highgate Blog

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....

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....

September 21, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Eat This, Not That: Senior Nutrition Tips from Highgate's Director of Dining Services

Khalid Iraqui spent more than 20 years as a chef at high-end restaurants and hotels around the world. From Thailand and Indonesia to South America and North Africa,....

September 14, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

What's the Food Like in Assisted Living? Try These 3 Recipes from Highgate's Five-star Chef

Think back to the last time you ate your favorite food. How did it make you feel? Eating is one of the great sensual pleasures in life. Diving into a plate of Mom’s....

August 29, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Finding Assisted Living Care for Couples: 2 Highgate Husbands Share Their Stories

In a perfect world, Hu and Clara would have had a couple months to find the right senior living community, and they would have found it together. But the couple, married....

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....

August 6, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Highgate's Higher Level of Care Keeps Residents Aging in Place in Assisted Living Longer

If you are a family caregiver for an aging loved one, you might have heard the phrase “aging in place.” Aging in place is a general term used to describe a person 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....

May 5, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Celebrating the Great Outdoors at Highgate Senior Living

With summer time right around the corner, warmer weather brings the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. National Backyard Games Week is a great time to get outside....