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Everything You Need to Know about Donating Blood as a Canadian Senior Citizen

Everything You Need to Know About Donating Blood as a Canadian Senior Citizen

May 24, 2024

Donating blood is a meaningful way to make a difference in the community by giving back to those in need. By rolling up your sleeves and donating blood, you have…

Love Your Heart Tips for Improving Seniors Heart Health

Love Your Heart: Tips for Improving Seniors’ Heart Health

May 10, 2024

Part of the journey of aging is discovering how we can support our health to help us enjoy our favourite activities for as long as possible. A key player in…

downsizing tips for seniors transitioning to independent living

Downsizing Tips for Seniors Transitioning to Life in a Squamish Retirement Community

April 25, 2024

Spring in Squamish is a delightful time of year, marked by blissfully bright days and warmer temperatures. The community comes alive with vibrant flowers and cherry blossom trees in full…

spring wellness tips for seniors

Spring Wellness Tips for Seniors Living in a Squamish Retirement Community

April 25, 2024

The sun has risen on a new season in Squamish with the arrival of spring! As flowers bud from the earth, and days get brighter, it’s hard not to feel…

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The Liberating Choice of Living in a Retirement Community vs. Owning a Home

January 25, 2024

You’ve reached retirement! It’s a time when you can enjoy your golden years engaging with your favorite people and activities. When it comes to considering your housing options, it is…

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A Step-by-Step Guide for Choosing the Right Retirement Residence

November 8, 2023

Older age often comes with increasing needs and you may find that keeping up with household obligations and self-care needs is becoming a challenge. If you wish you had a…

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Mindful Aging: Practices for Cognitive Health and Wellness

October 4, 2023

Many people struggle with the idea of getting older. However, keeping a positive mindset while you age will strengthen your ability to care for all aspects of your health. Mindful…

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Embrace the Golden Years: How to Recognize When Moving to a Retirement Home Is Right

September 14, 2023

Older individuals often benefit from moving into a retirement home. You get to live in a place designed for senior living and increase your social connections at the same time.…

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5 Entertaining Things to Do for Seniors at Shannon Falls

August 17, 2023

Shannon Falls is a premier senior living community located in beautiful Squamish, British Columbia. With plenty of activities to keep seniors entertained, Shannon Falls offers countless ways for its residents…

Benefits of a Medical Alert System at a Retirement Community

Benefits of a Medical Alert System at a Squamish Retirement Community

January 23, 2023

As you grow older, the concern for your safety becomes more and more important to your loved ones. You never want to be caught in a situation where you require…

Top 4 Reasons to Move into a Independent Living Community

Top 4 Reasons to Move into a Squamish Independent and Assisted Living Community

January 18, 2023

After hearing about all the great things that come with retirement living, it is finally your chance to enjoy what it’s all about. After you take some time out to…

5 most thoughtful gifts for seniors living at an independent or assisted living community in squamish

5 Most Thoughtful Gifts for Seniors Living at an Independent or Assisted Living Community in Squamish

December 20, 2022

With Christmas just around the corner and it being the season of giving, you might be stuck on what to give your senior loved one. Whether it’s your grandparent, mom…

how to prepare for the cold weather season at a squamish retirement community

How to Prepare for the Cold Weather Season at a Squamish Retirement Community

December 14, 2022

With the official start to winter just around the corner, on December 21st, you might be excited for the Holiday season and all the cozy activities and family gatherings that…

Senior people sitting in the living room

5 Fun Indoor Activities for Seniors at a Squamish Retirement Community 

November 24, 2022

With the cold season upon us, you might not have that same desire to step outside of your Squamish retirement community and do activities like you used to during the…

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6 Ways to Boost your Immunity at an Independent or Assisted Living Community in Squamish

November 10, 2022

Now that the temperature has become substantially more cooler in Squamish, it’s time to keep your winter jackets and scarves nearby. It’s no surprise that there are many people that…

Seniors Dancing at an Independent or Assisted Living Community in Squamish

Your Frequently Asked Questions about Independent or Assisted Living at Squamish Answered

October 26, 2022

When it comes to moving into an independent or assisted living community at Squamish, you may have a lot of questions about this Park Place senior community. The answers to…

Senior carving Halloween pumpkin at retirement community in Squamish

4 Safe and Fun Ways to Celebrate Halloween at a Squamish Retirement Community

October 19, 2022

If you have just recently moved into a retirement community in Squamish, you might be wondering how different holidays will look in a new environment. As Halloween approaches quickly, people…

Seniors Jogging Outside at a Independent or Assisted Living Community in Squamish

5 Benefits of Exercise for Seniors at a Squamish Independent or Assisted Living Community

September 28, 2022

As we approach the Fall, you might be finding it to be a bit more difficult to incorporate exercise into your daily routine. Whether that is because it seems the…

Plated Salmon Dish at Retirement Community in Squamish

4 Foods Seniors Can Eat to Lower Risk of Falls at a Retirement Community in Squamish

September 21, 2022

As you begin to age and get over the age of 65, you will notice that your balance may not be as good as it once used to be. CDC…

Senior receiving assisted living care at seniors community in Squamish

What You Find at a Squamish Independent or Assisted Living Seniors Community

August 17, 2022

Are you thinking of moving into an independent or assisted living seniors community? Choosing the perfect place to retire may seem like a difficult decision if you are not sure…

Senior with pet at retirement community in Squamish

4 Benefits of Owning a Pet at a Retirement Community in Squamish

August 15, 2022

Are you thinking of adopting a new pet to keep you company while you live at the Squamish retirement community? Maybe you owned a pet either by yourself or with…

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Squamish Retirement Residence Spotlight: Shannon Falls

July 22, 2022

Retirement living may be something you are looking into especially if your needs have changed, or if you would like a change in scenery or lifestyle. If you are located…

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4 Summer Activities for Seniors at a Squamish Retirement Community

July 20, 2022

Now that summer is officially here, there are many things you one can look forward to. With the warmer weather, longer days, and endless vacations, it may be a bit…

Squamish Seniors Community Residents Hugging Outside

5 Ways a Positive Outlook Leads to Healthy Aging for Seniors at Independent or Assisted Living Facilities in Squamish

July 18, 2022

If you have recently just moved into an independent or assisted living facility in Squamish, you may be going through various emotions as you adjust to their new home. During…

seniors guide to beating the heat at a squamish retirement community

Seniors Guide to Beating the Heat at a Squamish Retirement Community

June 30, 2022

The first day of summer has passed by and we are all ready for the longer, brighter, and warmer days and nights here at Shannon Falls. This may be something…

5 reasons you may prefer independent living at squamish over assisted living

5 Reasons You May Prefer Independent Living at Squamish over Assisted Living

June 29, 2022

Are you looking for extra care for yourself? You might be looking at alternative living arrangements such as assisted living or independent living at Squamish, but may have some questions…