Fostering Social Interaction for All Ages

Traditions preface: We were struck by the statistics on how detrimental social isolation and loneliness is to our health. One of the benefits of living in a Traditions community that sometimes comes as a surprise to residents is the companionship and how transforming it can be. It might just be sharing a 20-minute lunch with a friend or small group, …

The Varietas Program: Cherishing People, Memories

From the outside, Highgrove at Tates Creek is a gorgeous, gleaming facility, with lots of windows, manicured landscaping and a clean, traditional feel. What’s inside is even more spectacular: A senior living community centered around friendships and family, independence and purpose, and tender, trusted care. Highgrove at Tates Creek, 4251 Saron Drive, Lexington, offers independent living, assisted living, and memory …

We’ll Help You Find the Care Community That’s Right for You

No matter your age, moving is life-changing. There is a lot to think about, especially when you’re considering a move from a private residence into a community of care. The first question to be settled is the type of community that’s best for you. Because there are many different types of living/care arrangements available, it can get a little confusing. Independent …

Recognize the early warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease, dementia

Somewhere around 50 million Americans will hit the road this Thanksgiving, headed home for the holiday. Whether your trip is just up the road a piece, or half way across the continent, catching up with family over the long holiday weekend can be revealing. No, we’re not talking about simmering sibling rivalries! We’re talking about the realization that dear old …