How the Inter-Generational Campus Will Change Senior Housing

There are many changes in the realm of senior care, everything from improved rehabilitation equipment, remote-monitoring or telehealth equipment and so much more. One of the changes that has been highlighted recently is how inter-generational exchanges can have a positive effect in the senior care sector – for everyone involved! As reported in McKnight’s Senior Living in January 29th, 2018, “[m]any senior living communities are welcoming students of all ages – some as temporary residents

We’ve Started a Little Spreadsheet…

We regularly sit down in our sales office with individuals who get right to the point: “We are visiting many communities, and we’ve started a spreadsheet to compare them objectively.” Honestly, we love this approach… even if it is all wrong in the end. We love the spreadsheet because when the time comes to tally up the score, our village will have more boxes checked than most communities in any price range. If you are

Comparing the Cost of Senior Living to Aging in Place

Cost is a major factor in any senior living search. But sometimes, the anticipated cost is such a deterrent that seniors and their families decide that staying at home is best, without taking the time to compare costs. Before you start your senior living search, be sure to take these hidden costs of aging in place into consideration. 1.    Home Health Care For a lot of seniors, help with things like bathing, dressing, and medication

Benefits of Continuing Care Retirement Communities

When considering senior living options for yourself or a family member, the amount of information to process may seem overwhelming. It’s important to understand the types of communities available to you, along with the services offered. Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) typically include independent living, assisted living, and memory care and some may offer skilled nursing and rehabilitation. These communities are worth considering, as they offer a variety of services within one community, maintenance-free living,

Holland Christian Home

Located on 14 wooded acres in suburban North Haledon, the Holland Christian Home is a Continuing Care Retirement Community licensed for 118 residential beds and 52 skilled nursing beds.  With a staff of approximately 150, the Home offers professional care and modern amenities in a warm, homelike environment.  Applicants must be at least 75 years of age and in relatively good health. At the Holland Christian Home we provide a tiered approach to healthcare.  With

Choices & Adventures Go Hand-in-Hand!

Many retirement communities offer a continuum of care services to meet the varying needs of their residents. From maintenance, medications, meals, and more, there are many ways that communities serve their populations. But although services and amenities help us quantify the value of a retirement community – residents most often choose a community based on the way they feel about it. This is often how we imagine that we will fit in with, and relate