by: Melanie Farley May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness and reduce stigma surrounding behavioral health […]
by: Melanie Farley A nutritious, well-balanced diet is essential for healthy aging and happiness. As our bodies change with age […]
by: Melanie Farley Family caregiving is one of the most noble and exhausting roles a person can assume for a […]
by: Melanie Farley February is the season of love and a great time to show your loved ones how much […]
by: Melanie Farley As we age, it becomes even more important to develop healthy habits so that we can live […]

Tips for Caregivers on Balancing Work, Caregiving, and a Personal Life 

by: Claire Wentz 

There are many things to balance when you’re a caregiver: work, caregiving, and your personal life. It's tough to ensure that all aspects of life receive the attention they deserve and that your needs are met.

That’s why Northeast Adult Day Care offers the following tips to make life a little easier. 

How to Honor Veterans and Soldiers this Memorial Day

by: Melanie Farley

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer, and for many of us, a time to celebrate with backyard barbecues, boating, or even shopping for Memorial Day sales. Spending quality time with family and friends is a meaningful way to celebrate, but it’s important to honor our fallen soldiers and veterans as well.

Memorial Day offers us an important reminder that freedom comes at a cost. Read on for 3 ways to get back to the true meaning of Memorial Day.

 

April Is National Volunteer Month: 3 Ways to Get Involved

by: Melanie Farley

In the United States, April is National Volunteer Month, a month dedicated to recognizing the compassionate work of volunteers all over the country, and an opportunity to share resources about volunteer opportunities in our communities.

Everyone can benefit from volunteering to support others, so I’ve compiled some of the best opportunities to volunteer in the senior communities in our region.

 

An Interview with Vlada Rubarkh to Celebrate Women's History Month

interviewed by: Melanie Farley          

With International Women’s Day on March 8th and the whole month of March being dedicated to Women’s History, it is a great time celebrate the accomplishments of women. So, we decided to start in our own backyard, by interviewing our founder, Vlada Rubarkh, who has been a community and business leader for more than 20 years.

Read on to learn more about how Vlada got started in her career, her most important female role model, and to hear her advice for young women who want to be leaders.

 

Tips to Combat Senior Loneliness this Valentine's Day

by: Melanie Farley

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner it’s safe to say that love is in the air! At Northeast Adult Day Care, we have clients who have been married 60+ years, and we are honored to witness their love and commitment, but Cupid’s holiday can also conjure sad memories for seniors celebrating alone.

For seniors who have recently lost a partner, or who have been single for a long time, Valentine’s Day can be an especially lonely and isolating holiday, but it doesn’t have to be. Read on for our tips to combat senior loneliness this Valentine’s Day.