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How We're Keeping Residents Engaged During COVID-19

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Oct 19, 2020 9:30:00 AM
  Despite the additional precautionary measures Daystar staff and residents are taking for their health and safety, retirement campus life hasn't come to a complete standstill! We like to have fun while keeping it safe, and so do our residents. Here's just a bit of what we've been up to lately...
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Questions to Ask When Preparing to Tour an Assisted Living Community

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Sep 29, 2020 11:30:00 AM
If your parent is ready to move into an assisted living facility, you may already be looking at possible locations that are close to your home in Washington State. While being near at hand is a convenient choice for visiting and socializing, make sure you investigate each community thoroughly before making your choice. We have compiled the ultimate list of tips, tricks, and questions to ask during your tour to make this transition easier for you and your loved one.
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7 Things to Do with Grandparents Online

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Sep 16, 2020 2:52:00 PM
With many retirement communities in the Seattle area still monitoring and, in some cases, restricting the presence of visitors on campus because of COVID-19, families continue relying on technology to stay connected.
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The Pros and Cons of Seniors Living Alone at Home

Posted by Marlene Williams on Apr 16, 2020 9:07:00 AM
When seniors talk about wanting to stay in their homes as long as possible—or aging in place, as it’s come to be known—the feeling is understandable. Homes are not simply physical structures. They are havens, spaces where people find comfort and rest, and where you have spent years creating memories.
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The 7 Best Retirement Communities in Washington State

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Mar 23, 2020 7:09:00 AM
If you're planning to retire soon you may be overwhelmed trying to find the best retirement communities in Washington State. As one of the top retirement destinations in the country Washington has thousands of retirement destinations. That’s why we compiled a list of the 7 best senior living communities in the area.
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7 Best 55+ Communities in Washington State

Posted by Melodee Morris on Feb 24, 2020 12:31:00 PM
Deciding if a 55 plus community is the right senior housing situation for you or your loved one is only the first step in fashioning an optimal plan for your future. From there, you also have to determine which active adult community in Washington State is the right fit for your budget and lifestyle preferences.
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5 Reasons to Consider 55 Plus Community Living in West Seattle

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Jan 23, 2020 11:30:00 AM
Many people consider independent living as the start of the senior living care continuum, but now adults who desire senior housing without necessarily needing healthcare services have the option to share their golden years with their peers at 55 plus communities.
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Senior Community Living: Differences Between 55+ & Independent Living

Posted by Marlene Williams on Jan 16, 2020 1:21:00 PM
No matter where you are at in life and your unique circumstances, it’s important to have a suitable housing arrangement that accommodates your needs and preferences at that particular stage.
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Biggest Challenges with Over 55 Senior Living Communities

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Jan 7, 2020 7:09:00 AM
Not all senior living communities are the same: Each has its own unique atmosphere, amenities and policies designed to accommodate seniors who are ready for a new lifestyle.
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Is Remodeling or Retirement Community the Best Senior Living Option?

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Dec 17, 2019 9:13:00 AM
Seniors who are preparing for retirement are usually faced with a dilemma: is it better to remodel their existing house for aging in place or to move into a retirement community? Many seniors prefer to stay in their home, as leaving home is often one of seniors’ biggest fears, but they may want to consider remodeling in a way that makes aging in place more comfortable for them. On the other hand, they may want to consider what perks and added conveniences they will be missing out on by not moving into a retirement community instead.
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