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Downsizing Tips for Seniors Transitioning to Life in a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

April 24, 2024

Spring in Medicine Hat is a delightful time of year, marked by blissfully bright days and warmer temperatures. The community comes alive with vibrant flowers and cherry blossom trees in…

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Spring Wellness Tips for Seniors Living in a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

April 24, 2024

The sun has risen on a new season in Squamish with the arrival of spring! As flowers bud from the earth, and days get brighter, it’s hard not to feel…

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Exploring Your Senior Living Options? 4 Major Perks of Renting at the Wellington

January 25, 2024

Most people prefer owning their home in early adulthood when they can benefit from earning equity from their investment. But, seniors often find that renting in a retirement community makes…

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How To Find the Right Retirement Community

November 8, 2023

Choosing the perfect senior living community can be challenging whether you’re looking for yourself or your loved one. You need to find a place that meets your needs while still…

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Mindful Aging: Practices for Cognitive Health and Wellness

October 4, 2023

Aging is an unavoidable part of life. Contrary to popular belief, it is possible to stay active and engaged as an older adult. While some cognitive decline may be unavoidable,…

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Embrace the Golden Years: How to Recognize When Moving to a Retirement Home Is Right

September 14, 2023

The decision to move from one’s home due to the challenges associated with advanced age can be a difficult one. However, if you or a loved one are noticing that…

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5 Entertaining Things to Do for Seniors at The Wellington

August 17, 2023

Entering a new life stage often requires making changes. Older adults tend to seek new living situations that require fewer household obligations like yard work and seasonal maintenance. If you…

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How to Spring Clean Your Home Before Moving into a Retirement Community in Medicine Hat

March 30, 2023

Spring is a season of fresh starts for many. The weather could be starting to warm and, with it, you might feel the desire to make some long-awaited life changes…

Fun Things to Do in Medicine Hat Alberta While Living in an Independent or Assisted Living Community This Spring

Fun Things to Do in Medicine Hat While Living in an Independent Living Community This Spring

March 24, 2023

If you’ve recently made the move into a Medicine Hat independent or assisted living community, congratulations! This is an exciting period of your life where you get to relax and…

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5 Ways Seniors Can Improve their Heart Health at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

February 16, 2023

February is “Heart Month” the month of paying a little extra attention to your cardiovascular health and raising awareness so others can also prioritize their heart health. According to the…

Benefits of a Medical Alert System at a Retirement Community

Benefits of a Medical Alert System at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

January 23, 2023

As you grow older, the concern for your safety becomes more and more important to your loved ones. You never want to be caught in a situation where you require…

Top 4 Reasons to Move into a Independent Living Community

Top 4 Reasons to Move into a Medicine Hat Independent or Assisted Living Community

January 18, 2023

After hearing about all the great things that come with retirement living, it is finally your chance to enjoy what it’s all about. After you take some time out to…

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5 Most Thoughtful Gifts for Seniors Living at an Independent or Assisted Living Community in Medicine Hat

December 20, 2022

With Christmas just around the corner and it being the season of giving, you might be stuck on what to give your senior loved one. Whether it’s your grandparent, mom…

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How to Prepare for the Cold Weather Season at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

December 14, 2022

With the official start to winter just around the corner, on December 21st, you might be excited for the Holiday season and all the cozy activities and family gatherings that…

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5 Fun Indoor Activities for Seniors at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

November 24, 2022

With the cold season upon us, you might not have that same desire to step outside of your Medicine Hat retirement community and do activities like you used to during…

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6 Ways to Boost your Immunity at an Independent or Assisted Living Community in Medicine Hat

November 10, 2022

Now that the temperature has become substantially more cooler in Medicine Hat, it’s time to keep your winter jackets and scarves nearby. It’s no surprise that there are many people…

Seniors Dancing at an Independent or Assisted Living Community in Medicine Hat

Your Frequently Asked Questions about Independent or Assisted Living at Medicine Hat Answered

October 26, 2022

When it comes to moving into an independent or assisted living community at Medicine Hat, you may have a lot of questions about this Park Place senior community. The answers…

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4 Safe and Fun Ways to Celebrate Halloween at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

October 19, 2022

If you have just recently moved into a retirement community in Medicine Hat, you might be wondering how different holidays will look in a new environment. As Halloween approaches quickly,…

Seniors Jogging Outside at a Independent or Assisted Living Community in Medicine Hat

5 Benefits of Exercise for Seniors at a Medicine Hat Independent or Assisted Living Community

September 28, 2022

As we approach the Fall, you might be finding it to be a bit more difficult to incorporate exercise into your daily routine. Whether that is because it seems the…

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4 Foods Seniors Can Eat to Lower Risk of Falls at a Retirement Community in Medicine Hat

September 21, 2022

As you begin to age and get over the age of 65, you will notice that your balance may not be as good as it once used to be. CDC…

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What You Find at a Medicine Hat Independent or Assisted Living Seniors Community

August 17, 2022

Are you thinking of moving into an independent or assisted living seniors community? Choosing the perfect place to retire may seem like a difficult decision if you are not sure…

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4 Benefits of Owning a Pet at a Retirement Community in Medicine Hat

August 15, 2022

Are you thinking of adopting a new pet to keep you company while you live at the Medicine Hat retirement community? Maybe you owned a pet either by yourself or…

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4 Summer Activities for Seniors at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

July 20, 2022

Now that summer is officially here, there are many things you one can look forward to. With the warmer weather, longer days, and endless vacations, it may be a bit…

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5 Ways a Positive Outlook Leads to Healthy Aging for Seniors at Independent or Assisted Living Facilities in Medicine Hat

July 18, 2022

If you have recently just moved into an independent or assisted living facility in Medicine Hat, you may be going through various emotions as you adjust to their new home.…

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Seniors Guide to Beating the Heat at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

June 30, 2022

The first day of summer has passed by and we are all ready for the longer, brighter, and warmer days and nights here at The Wellington. This may be something…

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5 Reasons You May Prefer Independent Living at Medicine Hat over Assisted Living

June 29, 2022

Are you looking for extra care for yourself? You might be looking at alternative living arrangements such as assisted living or independent living at Medicine Hat, but may have some…

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Southern Alberta Retirement Residence Spotlight: The Wellington

June 8, 2022

Retirement living may be something you are looking into especially if your needs have changed, or if you would like a change in scenery or lifestyle. If you are located…

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Why Exercise is Important for Seniors While Living in a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

May 25, 2022

We all know exercising is important as you age, due to you becoming more prone to various health risks and medical conditions. By regularly exercising and staying fit, you can…

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6 Common Myths about Assisted Living at a Medicine Hat Retirement Community

May 24, 2022

If you are moving into a retirement community, you may have made that decision based on a change in the type of seniors housing you need. If you or your…

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Your Checklist for Choosing a Retirement or Assisted Living Community in Medicine Hat

April 27, 2022

Have you started to look into a retirement or assisted living community? We won’t ask why you’re considering the move into a Medicine Hat retirement community because there could be…

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5 Benefits of Moving to a Medicine Hat Retirement Community this Spring!

April 26, 2022

Each year spring brings new beginnings, which makes it a great time to have a new beginning of your own! Spring can be a great time to move. Housing sales…

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Five Things to Look for in a Medicine Hat Retirement Residence

March 24, 2022

Thinking of making the move to a seniors community? Choosing the perfect place to retire can be a daunting task. You want to move somewhere that will help you enjoy…

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What is the Difference Between Assisted Living and Independent Living in Medicine Hat?

March 9, 2022

Navigating the different levels of senior care in Medicine Hat can be challenging. What kind of support does my loved one need? What do all the different care levels really…