Top Reviews from Seniors and their Families Showcase Outstanding Care and Support Provided by Clarendale of Algonquin It’s not easy knowing where to start in the search for a quality senior living community for yourself or a loved one – the sheer number of options can be overwhelming, and finding the right home is crucial… Continue reading A Place For Mom Honors Clarendale of Algonquin With Its 2023 Best Of Senior Living Award
“We looked at over 10 places before moving to Clarendale, and we’ve never looked back.” —Bernie and Julie Kloep According to Bernie, “We’ve been so impressed with everything. We have a great apartment and patio with room to grow our potted plants.” Plus, Julie adds, “The staff is fabulous—they bend over backwards for you.”… Continue reading Meet Our Residents: Bernie & Julie Kloep
“It’s the best of both worlds. I can keep up with friends inside and outside the community.” —Lynn Weidenfeller “My sister wanted me closer, and Clarendale is convenient to everything and everyone,” says Lynn. “It’s just a short drive to visit my friends, and my doctors and hospital are 3 miles away.” Best… Continue reading Meet Our Residents: Lynn Weidenfeller
“This is my home. Simply, why would I ever want to leave such beautiful people?” —John Folina When John lost his wife earlier this year, any thoughts he may have had about moving were fleeting. “I happily chose to stay here,” says John. “Everyone knows me by name—from the long-tenured managers to the young dining… Continue reading Meet Our Residents: John Folina
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