Our blog provides useful information on a range of topics including articles related to health, wellness, and travel. You’ll also see stories about interesting seniors who are fully engaged in life. We add new content often, so check back regularly to read new ideas on the topics that matter most to you.


Meet Nicole Roenius: Therapy Director at Acacia Health Center

In June, Nicole Roenius, her husband, Matt, their 3-year-old son, Luca, and their dog, Lola, packed up to move from Milwaukee to Arizona so Nicole could start her new role as therapy director at Acacia Health Center. In just a few months, she is already making a huge impact at Acacia, Sagewood and Desert Willow. …

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5 Reasons Why Your Loved One Might Need Skilled Nursing Care

If you have a loved one who has experienced a health setback, you may be wondering what level of care would be most appropriate for their needs. If they need a helping hand with daily routines like dressing, assisted living is an ideal choice. Short-term rehabilitation is geared toward people who need short-term support so …

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Archie Kelley, One of the Last Remaining Pearl Harbor Heroes, Turns 104

Archie Kelley is one of the few Pearl Harbor heroes alive in the nation and he proudly resides in Arizona at Sagewood Senior Living. On July 31, Archie celebrated his 104th birthday, and his lifetime of family milestones and serving in the U.S. Navy have shaped his legacy. Archie’s story begins in 1918 when he …

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Top Benefits of Assisted Living for Aging Parents

According to his biography, Leonard Woolf, the husband of Virginia Woolf, believed in “the happiness which begins at 70 and grows steadily greater.” But if you’re watching your parent’s health and ability decline as they get older, you may not share his optimism. Quality of life can suffer when someone begins to struggle to take …

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Advantages of Short-Term Rehabilitation for Seniors

When you’re recovering from an illness, surgery or an unexpected accident, your doctor will likely recommend a stay in a short-term rehabilitation center. However, many seniors are eager to return to a familiar setting and often disregard their doctor’s advice. However, there are big benefits that come with short-term rehabilitation for seniors that you should …

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