Dished: Grind Dining Redefines Menus in Memory Care

Senior living foodservice bears many similarities to what you might find in any other organized form of dining—or in some cases, exactly what you might find in a restaurant. But there’s one distinct challenge found among senior living providers when it comes to planning and delivering meals to some of the clientele: food that can […]

Forbes: Boomers Favor Nontraditional Retirement Living

From co-housing to niche communities and the Village Model, today’s retirees have many, many options, writes author Beth Baker in a Forbes column this week. The emphasis is on community, she says, and the rising number of nontraditional options that are making waves.  “I started to see news articles about The Village Model and then […]

The Top 10 Senior Living Providers Ranked by Capacity

On the heels of the announcement they will be merging in a deal slated to close in the third quarter of 2014, Brookdale Senior Living and Emeritus were ranked as the two largest senior living providers by capacity, respectively, by the Assisted Living Federation of America. In its annual ranking of senior living providers by […]

Memory Care Communities Increasingly Becoming a Place for Dad

Although women comprise the majority of memory care community residents, new data analyzed by A Place for Mom shows than men are more likely to go to a community designated for memory care rather than for assisted living.  There are proportionately more men at memory care communities than at assisted living communities, says a recent […]