11 Things Perfect for Older Adults to Do in Arlington Heights

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Aug 7, 2019 10:17:00 AM

There are so many things to do in Arlington Heights, it’s difficult to narrow down the list to just 10 destinations. However, here are some of the most popular destinations for you to check out on your next visit!

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Topics: The Moorings

10 Things to Look For When Touring a Life Plan Community

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jul 18, 2019 11:39:26 AM

John Lubbock, a 19th Century English politician, philanthropist, and polymath, wrote that “what we do see depends mainly on what we look for.”

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Topics: Future Planning

What Are Faith-Based Retirement Communities?

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jul 10, 2019 2:31:04 PM

For many of us, faith is an important part of our lives and our identities. It’s only natural, then, to want to live in a retirement community that’s equipped to meet our spiritual needs. If this is true for you, faith-based retirement communities can be the answer. 

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Topics: Future Planning

Lifelong Learning Opportunities for Chicago Area Seniors

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jul 3, 2019 10:22:00 AM

It was Mark Twain who said Chicago “is always a novelty; for she is never the Chicago you saw when you passed through the last time.”

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Topics: Active Living

Independent Living vs Assisted Living: Top Questions Answered

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jun 13, 2019 11:21:41 PM

Wondering what the difference is between independent living and assisted living? Below, we tackle some of the most frequently asked questions about each option.

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Topics: Future Planning

What You Need to Know About Life Plan Community Accreditations

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jun 13, 2019 12:38:00 PM

Moving to a Life Plan Community (also known as a continuing care retirement community or CCRC) represents a significant financial investment. Not only that, it can be a big lifestyle change.

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Topics: Future Planning

Why Continuum of Care Is Important When Choosing a Retirement Community

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jun 5, 2019 12:14:00 PM

What’s one word you keep coming across in your search for a senior living community? Likely, many of you can answer that question with “continuum of care.”

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Topics: Future Planning

How I Helped My Parent Move to a Retirement Living Community

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on May 31, 2019 11:45:00 AM

When Sue’s mother, resident Joan M., first told her she was thinking about moving to a retirement living community, Sue was reluctant. In fact, at first, she even discouraged it.

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Topics: Lake Forest Place

The Best Resources for Out-of-State Children of Senior Parents

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on May 24, 2019 4:00:00 PM

Is your aging parent safe in their home?

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Topics: Future Planning

The Spirit of Philanthropy at Lake Forest Place

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on May 15, 2019 11:20:42 AM

“It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it.”

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Topics: Lake Forest Place