Highgate Blog

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.....

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....

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....
November 14, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Living Life to the Fullest: Highgate Assisted Living Facilities Craft Unique Recreational Programs

If you’ve never lived in a senior living community, it might be hard to picture what you’d do with all the spare time now that someone else is taking care of the....

November 10, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Highgate Holistic Health Care: The Role of Advocacy and Benefits of a Goal-Driven Approach

When your parent moves to an assisted living community, they’re getting a lot more than a new place to live. A safe environment, around-the-clock care, medical....

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....

August 28, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Couples Care: Unique Programs for Couples Offered at Highgate’s Assisted Living Facilities

Couples can consider assisted living facilities for many different reasons.  Perhaps your dad has a dementia diagnosis and your mom is looking for a little additional....

August 16, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Keeping It Fresh: Dining at Highgate Senior Living

You can smell it when you walk into a Highgate kitchen. You can see it, too. All the sights, sounds and smells of a working, restaurant kitchen. Food made from scratch....

August 1, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Everyday Adventures in Highgate Assisted Living Facilities

Ziplining, hot air balloon rides, and a trip to Yellowstone National Park.  Likely not your first thoughts when you think of activities in an assisted living facility. ....