It’s a Proud Time to Live at Cottage Grove Place Our management company, Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, ranked highest in customer satisfaction with independent living senior living communities two years in a row — and we have you to thank for it. This award demonstrates that residents and their families are receiving the… Continue reading Life Care Services Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power
When it comes to making a long-term plan for how and where to live as we age, you’d be hard pressed to find many who don’t see the value in thinking through such an important issue. But according to a survey from The Conversation Project, while ninety percent of Americans say that talking to loved ones about… Continue reading Long Term Planning: When to Start and What to Consider
by Brad Breeding A recent study conducted in the U.K. looked at the impact that moving to a retirement community had on seniors’ health and longevity. British researchers from the Associated Retirement Community Operators (ARCO) and the County Councils Network (CCN) looked at the overall wellbeing of people who live in a retirement community as… Continue reading Potential Health Benefits of Living in a CCRC
Everyone ages differently and at different times. And while your parent may still be young in your mind, it’s important to notice changes in their behaviors or abilities around the house. Are their daily tasks becoming more difficult than usual? Are you noticing any behavioral changes? Are their bills piling up? These are the types… Continue reading 4 Ways To Support Your Aging Parent
Red Cedars Assisted Living at Cottage Grove Place Redefines Life for Residents. New program helps residents preserve their lifestyle in a stylish setting. Cedar Rapids, IA—Cottage Grove Place, a longtime staple of Cedar Rapids, has officially launched Red Cedars Assisted Living at Cottage Grove Place. Red Cedars is focused on maintaining independence as residents age.… Continue reading Red Cedars Assisted Living at Cottage Grove Place Redefines Life for Residents
Choosing a retirement community is a big deal. Read our list of important questions to ask to ensure you get all of the information you need.
Retirement communities offer activities that will help people stay active and engaged in life. Ready or not, the holidays are quickly approaching — this means spending quality time with loved ones. For those who have a close friend or family member who resides in assisted living, it’s important to find ways to include them in… Continue reading Ways to Celebrate the Holidays with Loved Ones in Assisted Living
Just because you live at Cottage Grove Place doesn’t mean you can’t roam the planet, too! Read about these world-traveling seniors who have seen it all.
It’s important to understand the differences between independent and assisted living to ensure your loved one is choosing the living arrangement that best fits their needs in order to live an accommodating, comfortable lifestyle.
Living in a retirement community gives residents the option to enjoy daily exercise, entertainment and various activities. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions about retirement communities. We plan to help set the record straight with this article. Here are the 5 most common misconceptions about retirement communities: Myth #1: Retirement communities are… Continue reading Retirement Communities Are Not Nursing Homes: Common Myths and Misconceptions About Retirement Communities