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At Ávila, our seniors are engaged, thriving and inspiring us all to live life to the fullest. We also think education on Senior Living is important too. On our Blog you’ll find some great stories, news and tidbits as well as snapshots for health senior living! But we don’t stop there. You’ll also get a glimpse into the active lifestyles of our residences and really see why our community is so very unique.

Holiday Gift Ideas For Older Adults – 2018

Daily Caring has put together an incredible and comprehensive list of 42 great gift ideas for older adults. We’re so glad they did! It’s packed with excellent suggestions that a senior in your lift is sure to love. Originally posted here, you can see some of our...

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Holiday Safety Tips

It’s that time of year when our residences are looking incredibly festive! Even in the glow of the holiday lights, we’re always thinking about safety. So we pulled together this list of tips from the National Safety Council for you and everyone on your list. Are You...

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Flu Season 2018: What You Should Know

Winter is here—and that means flu season has also arrived in the Capital Region. We do our best to keep our residents informed when it comes to this dangerous virus. Here is the latest news from the AARP. Thankfully, this year’s flu season has been a mild one so far....

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Natural Cleaners to Disinfect Your Home

Keeping a tidy and clean home helps us to stay healthy and feel more relaxed. But harsh chemicals in many store-bought cleaners can irritate the skin and lungs, or pose other health hazards. Luckily, there are alternatives ways to get rid of germs, soap scum, and...

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World Stroke Day

October 29th is World Stroke Day, and raising awareness is so important to saving lives. Knowing the signs of a stroke can benefit everyone. According to the CDC, stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States and is a major cause of serious...

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Walking – It’s Great For You!

Sometimes the idea of engaging in rigorous physical activity can seem like a tall order. For those of us who are looking for a simple path to fitness, there is great news: it’s as easy as putting one foot in front of the other!  A regular brisk walk can lead to many...

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A Visit to the Fenimore Art Museum

We can’t help it—we love art, history and travel. When we can combine these three things, it’s an opportunity that we just can’t turn down! On September 15th, we took a trip to the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown. Our residents took advantage of the transportation...

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Seasonal Eats – September Menu

We are so lucky to have some of the best talent when it comes to the food we eat. Our chefs inspire us to indulge while getting all the nutrition we need. This season is one of our favorites for comforting recipes while still enjoying the fresh taste of late-summer...

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