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Fun and Safe Summer Activities for Seniors

05/19/2017

Summer is just around the corner, and we can’t wait for all that’s in store! When the sun comes out, it’s that time of year when most of us crave spending more time outside, being more active and more social. Read on … 

Comfort & Cuddles: How Pets Enrich the Lives of Seniors

05/09/2017

If you’re looking for a pet-friendly assisted living community in the heart of Texas, look no further! Here at Windsor Dallas, we are firm believers in the healing power of pets. In addition to being a pet-friendly community, we also plan activities around visiting animals, such as outings to the zoo or pet therapy sessions with local animal shelters.Read on … 

5 Reasons to Consider Assisted Living

03/30/2017

Perhaps you are a senior yourself. Or, maybe you are an adult child looking after an aging parent. Either way, you’ve likely considered the potential benefits of an assisted living home. The decision to transition into assisted living can be emotionally challenging, and can bring up a number of questions. In this month’s edition of the Windsor Dallas Senior Living blog, we’ll be outlining 5 reasons you may want to consider assisted living. We hope it helps to answer some pressing questions you may have about community living for seniors!Read on … 

Could Healthy Sleep Habits Help Prevent Memory Loss?

02/24/2017

Could improving the quality of sleep prevent or slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease? According to recent research, yes. Read on to learn about simple, yet highly effective lifestyle changes that can help improve the risk of Alzheimer's disease.Read on … 

Why Seniors with Dementia Should Get More Exercise in the New Year

02/20/2017

In last month’s Windsor Senior Living blog, we discussed ways to stay healthy as a senior which included eating a healthy diet, taking vitamins and supplements, as well as physical activity! For this month’s blog, you guessed it—we’re going to talk about why it’s important for exercise to be included with dementia care.Read on … 

Creativity, Art, and Their Benefits for the Elderly

12/15/2016

Arts, crafts, and creative hands-on activities are a great way to spark seniors' creativity, giving them a renewed sense of passion and purpose. In this month’s Windsor Senior Living blog, we’ll focus on why it’s important for your elderly loved ones to keep creativity in their lives through activities like arts and crafts.Read on … 

Brain Games are an Essential Ingredient for Memory Loss Management

11/28/2016

Brain games are an essential component of a healthy lifestyle for seniors and can help with Alzheimer’s treatment and age-related dementia. Research has shown that these games are vital to seniors’ mental and physical well-being, and at Windsor Senior Living we believe they can help to unite our residents and build a stronger community. Read on to learn how these games benefit seniors in memory care programs, and the Windsor activities we have implemented to help our residents.Read on … 

5 Way to Stay Healthy as a Senior

10/31/2016

Staying healthy is an essential component of a life well-lived and becomes even more important as we age.Read on … 

Help Manage Senior Memory Loss With Music and Me

09/23/2016

Music is a powerful tool for assisting individuals in the early and late stages of Alzheimer’s and dementia. Music engages the elderly and helps them remember the people and moments in their lives that matter most. Windsor Senior Living is proud to announce the creation and implementation of our new Music and Me program, designed with our memory care residents in mind. Read on to learn the reasons why music as a therapeutic tool is so effective and the ways in which this tailored music program will enrich the lives of our residents.Read on …