How to Deal With Aging Parents

Watching your parents grow older can be difficult. Aging parents’ independence can decline while their reliance on you or your siblings can grow, creating a hard situation for the family. It can also be a difficult dynamic when the roles are reversing, and you’re more like the caretaker. However, there are ways to help you 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

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

Ebenezer COVID-19 Update from CEO Jon Lundberg

Want to know what we’re doing about COVID-19? Watch this video from Jon Lundberg, Ebenezer’s CEO, on the latest news and updates related to Ebenezer’s COVID-19 actions and strategies. The video includes information about our health screenings, infection control procedures, personal protective equipment (PPE) protocols, and critical surveillance testing for residents and staff.  Jon also discusses Read More