The Heritage at Brentwood resident Don Russell was a 27-year-old, junior engineer when B.F. Goodrich sent him to “a little dinky” west Texas town to help with its annual high-speed tire-testing assignment. Each year, the company rented a few rooms in Marfa, Texas’ only hotel for its engineers to call home during the two-month testing …
On the Move: Walkable Senior Living Neighborhoods Sitting on a lush 48-acre campus, residents at The Heritage are pretty passionate about walking in these beautiful surroundings. The walking group gets out regularly to explore the grounds of The Heritage and the Greater Brentwood area. But did you know that walking and walkable neighborhoods, like The …
How Much Does Senior Living Cost? Rental vs. LifeCare® Don’t be fooled by the first numbers you see. The real cost of senior living incorporates many long-term factors, and the best communities have plans in place for your future health care. Entrance payments in LifeCare and Life Plan Communities cover many recurring expenses. Most significantly, …
The Heritage at Brentwood, managed by Life Care Services®, an LCS® Company, announced its management company ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Senior Living Study.
Senior living options have changed from what they were when Brentwood was founded 50 years ago.
In the last decade or so, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and Age Wave, a consulting firm specializing in issues related to aging, have co-launched a variety of studies to learn more about the goals, attitudes, and desires of today’s retirees.
There’s More in Common than You Think.
Although there’s a gap in generations, today’s seniors and millennials share a similar desire to downsize, declutter, and simplify their homes and finances.
According to US News, a new study found that seniors who regularly take walks may experience benefits specifically related to brain health and cognition. The study found that adults over the age of 60 years old struggling with memory issues were better able to focus and process information if they walked more than 4,000 steps in one day, or roughly two miles. Check out the article for more information, and be sure to consult your physician prior to beginning any exercise regimen.
Aging is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” – Anonymous
Jonathan King went back to his boyhood to create the signature dish that landed him in the finals of Life Care Services’ national Chef of the Year competition.