Though wishful greetings of “Merry Christmas” and “Happy Holidays” may be sincere and heartfelt, they might have little effect on people who are lonely, including those in their senior years. … Continue reading Social activities at retirement communities can dispel holiday loneliness
Almost 400 years after Thanksgiving was first observed in Plymouth Colony, we still gather with family and friends for fellowship and to show gratitude for our abundant blessings. As we … Continue reading Brethren Village Retirement Community is blessed and thankful
For many families with older parents, deciding how to celebrate Dad on Father’s Day is a bigger challenge than how to honor Mom on Mother’s Day. But fathers appreciate special remembrances, too. Here are a few more ideas for gifts or special activities that Dad might appreciate, whether he still lives in his private home or in a cottage or apartment at a senior living community.
“There’s no place like home for the holidays,” and at Brethren Village, which is home for 1,100-plus seniors, we make every effort to transform our retirement community into a lovely … Continue reading Celebrations and decorations commemorate Christmastime at Brethren Village Retirement Community