Senior Living

Jan 14, 2020

New Year’s Resolutions

2020-01-14T11:05:16-05:00January 14th, 2020|Health, Senior Living|

We’ve just stepped foot into the new year and what a refreshing feeling it is to have a year full of prospects and promise ahead of us! It’s a great opportunity to reflect on the past year and set goals and accomplishments for the upcoming one. In retrospect, how did the past year bode for you? Are [...]

Mar 21, 2019

Benefits of Houseplants for Seniors in Melbourne, FL

2019-03-21T07:05:25-04:00March 21st, 2019|Elderly Senior Care, Senior Living|

There is just something so delightful about fresh florals. Cascading leaves and bright tropical colors can brighten even the darkest of days. They bring comfort and beauty to just about everyone and for seniors who are able to work outside in their own gardens, there are numerous health advantages. Aside from the gorgeous blooms, gardening can increase [...]

Feb 22, 2019

How to Protect Yourself from the Grandparent’s Scam

2019-02-22T11:25:25-05:00February 22nd, 2019|Senior Living|

Seniors are easily one of the most vulnerable populations when it comes to scammers of all types. From Medicare fraud to money schemes, the elderly often fall victim to scams which rob them of their life savings leaving them poor and at a loss. According to Bloomberg, scamming the elderly is a 37 billion dollar business for [...]

Feb 14, 2019

How to Show Love to Seniors

2019-02-14T07:26:23-05:00February 14th, 2019|Senior Living|

Have you ever stopped to think about the specific things that make you feel loved and cared for? Is it when you feel heard by another individual? Is it when someone stops to ask how you are, really? How is it with your soul? Do you feel loved when another person goes out of their way to [...]

Nov 20, 2018

Fun Fall Events for Seniors

2018-11-20T04:43:18-05:00November 20th, 2018|Senior Living|

There’s been a slight change in the weather; can you feel it? We’ve gone from sweltering to sweater weather in the blink of an eye here in Melbourne, FL. Who knows how long this cool blast will last but we will definitely take advantage of it. Residents of Brevard County know that often times the concept of [...]

May 25, 2018

Tips for Seniors Who Stay Active

2018-05-25T08:59:23-04:00May 25th, 2018|Aging Seniors, Senior Living|

You may find that, as a senior, you are constantly being given suggestion of ways to stay healthy and active. We at Champion Home Health Care in Melbourne, FL have even written a few blogs on the very topic. They are amazing suggestions, don’t get us wrong, but what about tips for those of you who actually [...]

Mar 15, 2018

Gardening Delights for Seniors

2018-03-15T09:46:27-04:00March 15th, 2018|Senior Living|

Gertrude Jekyll, horticulturalist extraordinaire and creator of over 400 gardens throughout her lifetime once said, “The lesson I have thoroughly learned, and wish to pass on to others, is to know the enduring happiness that the love of a garden gives.” Doris Day once noted, “…I find beauty in my garden.” There is no doubt about it, [...]

Dec 7, 2017

Navigating Christmas With Seniors

2017-12-07T16:10:24-05:00December 7th, 2017|Senior Living|

The holiday season is one that is usually filled with family, friends, and food. This season is one that many look forward to all year long. It can also be a time of extreme stress, especially for homebound seniors and their caregivers. According to Prevention.com, 90% of us actually feel very stressed out during this time. For [...]

Oct 26, 2017

Senior Travel Safety

2017-10-26T16:18:37-04:00October 26th, 2017|Senior Living|

Seniors are savvier than ever. They are utilizing technology at incredible rates and are taking their new-found freedom post-retirement to travel and see the world. In fact, one of the many reasons people choose to retire is to enjoy more personal and leisure time. A 2016 survey by Willis Tower Watson surveyed over 4,000 seniors aged 65 [...]