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Vaccination Has Begun at Ebenezer Communities

We are pleased that federal and state officials have prioritized long-term care residents and their caregivers for COVID-19 vaccinations. Getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is one of the best ways to protect those living in and receiving care in our communities. This gives us hope for the next chapter in our fight against this virus. Ebenezer Read More

Winter Slip and Fall Prevention for Older Adults

Braving those cold icy storms is no easy feat for anybody, but hazardous winter outdoor conditions can be particularly dangerous for older adults. In fact, statistics indicate that up to 35% of older adults worldwide suffer a major fall each year, and the risk of suffering a fall is significantly higher for those who have Read More

10 Activities to Help Seniors Keep Their Minds Sharp

Unfortunately, declining memory and overall cognitive decline can be a natural part of aging. In fact, although a lot of studies have focused on cognitive decline for those over the age of 60, studies have found that age-related cognitive decline begins in healthy, educated adults when they’re in their 20s and 30s. And although it’s Read More

How to Plan for Your Aging Parents

Planning for aging parents can feel uncomfortable. No one wants to think about the fact that they or their loved ones will deal with emergencies, financial insecurity and eventually death, but it’s an important conversation that needs to occur. Without a plan, you can find yourself unnecessarily stressed. Here are a few tips on how Read More

Top 10 Reasons to Choose Cherrywood Pointe Senior Living, Even During a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown a wrench in most people’s plans for the year. If you were thinking of a move to senior living prior to the pandemic, you might be trying to decide if it’s still a good idea. Since the beginning of the year, we’ve learned a lot about infection prevention and protocols Read More

Staff Spotlight: Bree Marshall

This month, we want to highlight a very valued team member at Cherrywood Pointe of Plymouth – Bree Marshall! Bree has been working in our housekeeping for over 2 years, and since she joined the team, residents, families and fellow staff members have loved the caring and personal touch she brings to the position. Bree Read More

Tips on Planning a Safe Holiday This Year

As many people begin their fall and winter holiday celebrations, the CDC offers many great considerations to help protect individuals and their families, friends, and communities from COVID-19.​ The recommendations address location, duration, and number of people at gatherings as well as COVID-19 risk reduction strategies for before, during, and after holiday events. The webpage Read More