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The Arbors’ News

We love spending time with our GrandFriends! Girl Scout Troop 1631 visited The Arbors at Bohemia. Together they shared some laughs and we worked on some beautiful Fall Crafts Special moments! We welcomed Congressman Lee Zeldin to present our resident James Rizzo with a certificate entering him into the Congressional Record for his service in the Army. James...
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A healthy diet is important for everyone no matter what your age. However, getting seniors to adopt a healthy and balanced diet can be challenging. From difficulty chewing to changes in taste from medications, there are many reasons why seniors don’t eat properly — including just being plain picky! Whether your favorite senior has been a picky eater since they...
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Halloween Candy Alternatives Everyone deserves to satisfy their sweet-tooth every once in a while — and Halloween is the perfect opportunity! Seniors who may have certain dietary restrictions, but still want to participate in Halloween festivities don’t have to feel left out! Here are some alternatives to tempting Halloween confectionaries!

Unsweetened Applesauce

Unsweetened applesauce doesn’t mean it’s a boring treat. As a...
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Assisted living myths You always want best for your elderly loved one. If you’ve been faced with the challenge of deciding on whether or not an assisted living community is right for your elderly family member, you already know there are many things to consider. While an assisted living community is an excellent option for seniors, some myths could deter...
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Arts and Culture for Seniors Taking advantage of all the arts and culture that your local community has to offer can do wonders for the overall health and wellness of seniors. From museums and music to art exhibits and theater, seniors can find a host of exciting activities in which they would like to participate in. Here are some ways...
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Today, we welcomed Congressman Lee Zeldin to present our resident James Rizzo with a certificate entering him into the Congressional Record for his service in the Army. James served his country in the Army surviving years of grueling battle over seas in India, Asia, Burma, China and Europe. His service earned him a Combat Star and Good Conduct Medal as well as rank of Sergeant.  At 96 years...
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Moving tips for seniors Moving to a new home can be stressful for anyone. It can be especially daunting for someone who is elderly and has lived in the same home for most of their life. While moving your elderly loved one will undoubtedly be challenging, there are some things you can do to ease the process of this life-changing event.

Plan...

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activities for children and seniors Children are often full of smiles, giggles as well as curiosity and wonder. Seniors who are surrounded by all those child-like qualities can impact their life in a positive way. From increasing self-esteem and boosting memory to combating depression, there are so many benefits for seniors who find companionship in children. It’s no secret...
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September was so much fun! From car shows and Rosh Hashanah celebrations, to visiting with special friends, the residents were kept busy with activities!

Back to the Future! 

Our residents at The Arbors at Islandia East celebrated Back To the Future and traveled back to the 50's! We kicked off the week with enjoying the beauty of some classic cars. Special thanks to the "Still Cruisin Car...
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