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Staying Active With Arthritis

When people are diagnosed with arthritis, often their greatest fear is losing the ability to participate in the activities that they love. Activities such as recreational and competitive sports, or hobbies may be affected – in some cases, the fear of losing the...

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Late summer seniors activities in Vernon

As the end of summer rapidly approaches, citizens of Vernon of all ages are looking for activities to keep them occupied and entertained until fall. Luckily, there are many things to do in communities around Vernon at the end of August and beginning of September. From...

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Summer senior activities in Vernon

One important part of the summer for anyone living in a senior living facility is getting outside and enjoying the outdoors. At The Hamlets in Vernon, we encourage our residents to get some sunshine and be a part of the community around the retirement home. Luckily we...

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Residential care for complex care

Complex care is a service provided for seniors and patients who have substantial and ongoing healthcare needs. These needs can be the result of chronic illnesses, disabilities, or following hospital treatment. Individuals who need to receive complex care (which is...

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Easy walking trails in Vernon

Now that spring has finally arrived, it’s a great time of year to get outside and enjoy some of the amazing walking trails in Vernon. At The Hamlets at Vernon, we want our residents to get out of the assisted living community and enjoy everything the city has to...

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What is end-of-life care?

At The Hamlets at Vernon, we offer numerous services and programs to help take care of a senior’s needs when they require 24-hour medical care. We want to inspire our residents and help them stay as active and fulfilled as possible, regardless of whether they require...

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Great spring seniors activities in Vernon

Spring is here and now is the time to get outside, get some fresh air, and get some of that much-needed Vitamin D. Vernon is a city with some amazing opportunities for seniors to get out and enjoy the spring. Here are a few options to consider, now that the weather is...

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Tips on using social media to connect with friends and family

For many seniors, the internet and all the social media that comes with it can be a foreboding and frightening place. With all the new vocabulary to learn, the little icons to remember, and the worry about all the scams present, many seniors will choose to stay in their suites in their retirement home and never turn on a computer, smart phone, or tablet even once in their lives.

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