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What Seniors Should Never Share on Facebook

In the last decade, social media has become a useful tool in helping seniors stay connected with their family. For widowed seniors, loneliness can be a real problem, and Facebook helps them feel involved in the day to day life … Continue reading

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11 Easy Exercises for Seniors

Exercise is important for everyone, but when you start getting older, it takes on even greater importance. The problem is, when you’re feeling stiff or you’re in pain, it can be very difficult to find the motivation you need to … Continue reading

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Why Seniors Can Benefit From Volunteering

As we age, connections with other people become so much more important. Being with others and working together towards a unified goal is not only rewarding, but it helps break up the monotony of life after retirement. As a result, … Continue reading

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9 “Old-Fashioned” Ways to Go Green

Living a “greener,” more eco-friendly lifestyle is a common New Year’s resolution made by today’s younger generation. But, what they may not realize is that their grandparents have been living green for generations. If you want to really reduce your carbon … Continue reading

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The Marshes of Skidaway Island was Featured in Savannah Magazine!

We are very proud to share that The Marshes of Skidaway Island was recently featured in Savannah Magazine! This insightful article discusses how it can be a challenge for both adult children and their parents to have “the talk” about … Continue reading

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Holiday Decorating Safety Tips for Seniors

Just because you live in a Savannah independent living community, like The Marshes of Skidaway Island, does not mean that you no longer get excited for the holidays. In fact, we find that seniors are just as likely to decorate … Continue reading

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How to Make Thanksgiving Easier for Seniors with Dementia and Their Caregivers

With its big family get-togethers, loud conversations and football cheers, and general familial rowdiness, Thanksgiving can be a little overwhelming for someone who suffers from dementia. Just the same, it can be emotionally challenging not only for the senior, but … Continue reading

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Top 10 Social Media Safety Tips

Social media makes it possible to share photos, stories, and information quicker and easier than any other type of communication. As such, it is quickly becoming accepted by older adults living in retirement communities in Savannah. Today’s active adults are … Continue reading

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6 Safe Travel Tips for Seniors

With summer upon us, families will begin planning their vacations. For many, this means taking special consideration for their aging parents when traveling with others or alone. To help your parent’s trip go off without a hitch, try following these … Continue reading

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Retiring to the Island Life in Savannah

Retirement communities in Savannah GA are among the most popular on the east coast for a variety of reasons. From the near perfect year-round temperatures to the natural beauty of the region to the sheer abundance of amenities in and … Continue reading

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