Nation’s second-largest senior living operator receives highest score in all 6 factors Clarendale of Algonquin is excited to announce our management company, Life Care Services, has become the first and only senior living company to rank first in customer satisfaction for three consecutive years among independent senior living communities in the J.D. Power 2021… Continue reading Life Care Services Ranked #1 in Independent Living Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power
Bringing up the subject is the trickiest part when it comes to getting the conversation about assisted living or memory care started. Mom or Dad may resist discussing it because they’re afraid of losing their sense of independence. Adult children might avoid the talk because they’re concerned about how parents may react. However, starting the… Continue reading How to Begin the Talk – When it’s Time for Assisted Living or Memory Care
To ensure that Mom and Dad are safe and well, look for these signs to help you take the emotion out of the decision to recommend assisted living or memory care. Focus on ten objective measures: Driving. Don’t ignore near misses, fender benders, new dents or nicks. Request a ride to assess your loved one’s… Continue reading 10 Warning Signs – Is It Time for Assisted Living or Memory Care?
Our community is carefully monitoring current Delta variant positivity rates in the area. Resident and employee safety is our top priority, and our policies are based on local, state and federal guidance. With questions on current policies related to resident safety, please contact our team directly.
Clarendale of Algonquin will benefit from the expertise of the EverSafe 360° Medical Advisory Board. Seven medical, academic, and health care professionals will advise on the latest health and wellness technologies, innovations, and practices for senior living communities managed by Life Care Services. “The EverSafe 360° Medical Advisory Board includes physicians and scientists who specialize… Continue reading Clarendale of Algonquin Residents Benefit From Medical Expertise
As we age, certain daily activities can become increasingly difficult. Lack of flexibility and a decline in muscle strength can create limitations for those who don’t stretch regularly. A daily stretching program allows for greater movement in the joints, helps improve posture, increases circulation, and improves balance and coordination. It also releases muscle tension and… Continue reading Northwest Herald – 5 Body Stretches That Can Benefit Older Adults
By: Denise Freese (Sponsored) The coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating effect on the senior population. Many adult children, now realizing how their elderly parents have been struggling, are looking at options for safe, personalized care. Here are 3 reasons why memory and respite care programs are extremely important right now: With many… Continue reading Northwest Herald – 3 Reasons Why Memory and Respite Care Programs Are More Important Than Ever
By: Denise Freese (Sponsored) Summer is an excellent time to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables; many are in season right now, offering opportunities for creating delicious snacks, meals, and desserts. Here are 3 terrific summer recipes to make the most out of these wonderful, healthy ingredients: Greek Yogurt Parfait. For a quick light breakfast… Continue reading Northwest Herald – 3 Easy and Healthy Recipes To Celebrate Summer
By: Josh Kaufman (Sponsored) Hello Spring. It’s time to get outside and enjoy the fresh air. For many of us, that means getting out to our garden for another growing season. Your green thumb may be a bit rusty, so let’s get it ready to work again. Whether you’re a senior, seasoned gardener or first-timer,… Continue reading Northwest Herald – Tips for a Successful Gardening Season
By: Josh Kaufman (Sponsored) We could all use some quality time in the sun right now! Many people will tell you a day out in the sun will brighten the mood. That’s because the sun helps your skin produce Vitamin D naturally in the body. Vitamin D is known to help regulate mood and, in… Continue reading Northwest Herald – Why you need Vitamin D & Sunshine