seniors

Checklist for Choosing the Right Memory Care

Today may be the day you and your family begin your research into Memory Care communities for Mom or Dad. Or maybe you’ve been putting off making the decision due to fear of the unknown or a feeling of guilt for not being able to take on all your loved one’s care needs alone. We […]

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Life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Bel Air

Commonwealth Senior Living is proud to serve our residents and their families in Bel Air, Maryland. Our community is one of just three communities in the surrounding area which includes secured memory care residencies. Offering Assisted Living and Memory Care, both with two different floorplans, ensures our residents have support available should they need it […]

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What’s the Greatest Challenge in Caring for an Aging Loved One?

At Commonwealth Senior Living, improving the lives of seniors and their families is central to everything we do. We’ve found the best way to further support these individuals is simply by asking. So we asked families what the greatest challenge in caring for an aging loved one has been for their family and here’s what […]

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How to Pay for Senior Living

When beginning to discuss making the move to senior living, almost all conversations involve the legal and financial issues families face. So, how much does senior living cost? The short answer is that costs can vary. The pricing is dependent on the amount of care an individual needs. For example, an Independent Living apartment rate […]

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Veterans Aid & Attendance: How We Can Help

We created Our Promise to Veterans in 2017 which includes a rate lock for life for veterans and their spouses. This means the rate on a veteran’s suite will never increase, an offer that only Commonwealth Senior Living can promise. Our recognition to veterans is something we exercise daily and incorporate throughout each of our […]

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The Longest Day

Each year during Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month in June, we celebrate the Longest Day. This day always occurs on the summer solstice, or the longest day of sunshine during the calendar year. We are excited that there is so much passionate research around Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias being done as well as the personalized […]

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Traveling the World with MyndVR

At Commonwealth Senior Living, just as Paula Harder, Vice President of Resident Programs, says, “A really big part of our company culture is focusing on how much joy can we give our residents on any given day.” Imagine being able to revisit the street you played on as a child from the comfort of your […]

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Preparing to Visit Senior Living Communities

As we discussed previously, there are several signs that a loved one is not getting the support they deserve and starting that conversation is best when you’ve already researched options in the area.  It’s best to start preparing a plan for the future you both would feel comfortable with now rather than being forced to […]

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Starting the Conversation: How to Talk About Adding Support 

June 2022  We understand starting the conversation about adding support may be intimidating, but we want you to know you are not alone. Remember that you have an army of supporters and people like us who are available to assist you on your journey. Don’t get us wrong, it will not be easy. You may […]

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A Day in the Life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Farnham

At Commonwealth Senior Living at Farnham, our residents enjoy privacy, dignity, and maintenance-free living. With a simple step outside their suite doors, they are enveloped into a vibrant community filled with friendly neighbors. Our residents participate in a variety of programs, enjoy exceptional dining, helpful services, gracious amenities, and more. Today, we’d like to walk […]

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