Tag Archives: Savannah Senior living

Low Impact Sports for Seniors

As more seniors are retiring, senior living communities in Savannah are providing more activities for seniors to gain health benefits and to feel a part of a team. There are plenty of activities that seniors can do that are low … Continue reading

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Tips for Sleeping Better

Not getting enough sleep can have a series impact on the physical and mental well-being of seniors. Persistent sleep problems can increase the risk of conditions like heart disease, stroke, and diabetes or worsen chronic pain. While the general recommendation … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

Are you keeping up with your New Year Resolutions? The New Year offers individuals a chance to improve their lives and make every day count. Senior citizens can take advantage of this opportunity to start new habits that will help … Continue reading

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5 Star Rating for The Oaks!

    “As many of you are aware, CMS recently changed the 5 star rating system to be more astringent and most nursing homes have been waiting to see the impact on their rating. It was anticipated that most would … Continue reading

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The Bistro is Now Open for Dinner

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, the Bistro at The Marshes of Skidaway started serving dinner Monday through Friday from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm. This is exciting news for members because previously, the Bistro was only open for lunch! The … 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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How Donations Help Against Breast Cancer

October isn’t just the month when Halloween takes place; it is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Marshes of Skidaway Island senior living in Savannah share how donations to the American Cancer Society help in the fight against breast cancer. … Continue reading

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The Health Benefits of Laughter

Do you remember the last time you really belted out a good laugh? It felt really good, didn’t it? As we all know, genuine laughter is infectious and a key ingredient to building lasting relationships, but research is now showing … Continue reading

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18 Tips for Protecting Against Scams and Frauds

At the Marshes of Skidaway Island Savannah senior housing community, our seniors grew up in more honest times than what we live in today. This is part of the reason why retirees are among the most likely groups of people … 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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