February 8, 2019    The Arbors

Slideshow: 10 Innovative Memory Care Activities That Engage Residents

When memory care programs and communities were first conceptualized decades ago, the focus was primarily on safety. There were secured doors and other devices to protect residents, and staff spent....

Topics: About The Arbors, Memory Care Resources

December 14, 2018    The Arbors

Infographic: 14 Must-Know Statistics  About Long-Term Care

Tina Gorman spends a lot of time working with seniors. As the director of the Westfield Council on Aging, Gorman helps older adults maximize their independence by providing services and programs....

Topics: Assisted Living Resources, About The Arbors

December 7, 2018    The Arbors

How The Arbors Helped One Woman Become a Daughter Again

About a year and a half ago, Lynn Haley Kane received a call from someone at the school where her mother, Janet, worked. They were concerned about some memory issues they had been noticing and....

Topics: About The Arbors, Caregiver & Family Resources

December 7, 2018    The Arbors

How the Arbors Helped Tina Gorman and Her Family Laugh Again

Tina Gorman just wanted to help. Her husband’s sister Nancy* lost her spouse when they were both in their 50s, and her mental health took a turn for the worse.

“It was really difficult for her,” ....

Topics: About The Arbors, Caregiver & Family Resources