Therapy Animals “Horse Around” at Shell Point

Countless research studies, including those conducted by the National Institute of Health, point to the healing power of pet therapy. The findings confirm that spending time with a four-legged friend can elevate mood and reduce anxiety. Caregivers have noticed that Continue reading Therapy Animals “Horse Around” at Shell Point

Balance: Safely Within My Reach, Part Two

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Stretching for a pesky, out-of-reach item without proper posture can increase the danger of falling. Two therapists from Avidity Home Health recently gave an interactive training session to Shell Point assisted living residents that demonstrated how to safely reach for Continue reading Balance: Safely Within My Reach, Part Two

Balance: Safely Within My Reach, Part One

For active seniors, a fall can be a serious setback. Knowledge and precaution are the keys to prevention, and Shell Point’s assisted living residents recently benefited from an educational and interactive demonstration on balance with physical therapist Beverly Patten and Continue reading Balance: Safely Within My Reach, Part One

Assisted Living: Questions to Consider

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Assisted living care enables individuals to manage their daily personal and physical needs through special support services. Designed to enhance dignity and independence through a variety of recreational, social, physical, and spiritual programs, assisted living ensures all needs are nurtured. Continue reading Assisted Living: Questions to Consider