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Why Brain Fitness for Seniors is Important

How Can Seniors Improve Brain Health Not that long ago, scientists thought our brains lost agility, memory and function as we aged. For decades, this idea was taught as fact and accepted as normal for older adults. But more recent studies have found that the aging brain can continue to enjoy active and effective function. In …

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September 7: COVID-19 Update

As a community, The Glebe’s team, residents, and loved ones have worked collectively to help manage and reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19.  As a part of that effort, we have hosted several vaccine clinics for residents, team members, and vendors since the beginning of 2021 while continuing to offer and vaccinate both team members …

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August 26: LifeSpire COVID-19 Mandate Update

On August 26, 2021, LifeSpire announced to its team members that the organization will be instating a vaccine mandate across all LifeSpire communities and the home office. This decision was carefully considered for several months by team members in the Home Office and from the communities. LifeSpire is following guidance received from The Centers for …

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August 16: COVID-19 Update

As a community, The Glebe’s team, residents, and loved ones have worked collectively and tirelessly over the past 18 months to help manage and reduce the spread of COVID-19.  As part of that effort, The Glebe has hosted several vaccine clinics for residents, team members, and vendors since the beginning of 2021.  It is because …

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How Music Can Enhance the Lives of Seniors

Music is part art, part entertainment and a vital part of all cultures. Music can be heard everywhere: from the songs of birds to the rhythmic beating of our heart. It’s no wonder we’re drawn to it from an early age and enjoy it throughout our lives. Seniors can use music every day to enhance …

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Happiness Happens at The Glebe Senior Living

Top Things that Make Happiness Happen at The Glebe “Don’t worry. Be happy.” – Bobby McFarrin At The Glebe, we believe one of the biggest obstacles to fully enjoying life is worry. Worrying about household chores, worrying about what you’re going to do for dinner, worrying about what you’ll do this weekend, worrying about what you’ll …

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How to Make the New Community Feel like Home

Making Your New Community Feel (And Be) Just Like Home. Anyone of any age will likely feel the pressures of relocating. The physical mechanics alone are almost designed to induce stress — preparing the former residence for departure, dealing with possessions, the logistics of moving and getting settled in a new environment. Then come the …

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June 21: Community Update

The LifeSpire leadership team wants to thank you for your continued patience and diligence as the communities return to a more normal state. The COVID-19 pandemic has created untold hardships across the country, and in the LifeSpire communities, but through it all the extended LifeSpire community has remained strong. The entire organization would not have …

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The Glebe Urges Its Community Members to Get Vaccinated

Vaccination rates amongst independent living residents at The Glebe are at 94% or above, while the rates amongst licensed areas are at 85% or higher. These numbers have lagged a bit for team members. Until the community reaches 100% vaccination for all team members and residents, The Glebe’s leadership team will continue to provide resources, …

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Best Immune Boosters for Seniors

9 Tips to Help Seniors Boost Their Immune System Our immune system protects us from illness and infection. Bacteria, viruses, toxins, cancer cells, and other potentially harmful substances in the body are destroyed by white blood cells and other leukocytes manufactured by the immune system. It’s a vital role, and when the immune system is …

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