Communicating with a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia requires patience and understanding. These tips can help you communicate more effectively.
October is National Healthy Lung Month. Grand Oaks has compiled information and tips to help you and your lungs stay healthy as you age.
Sept. 8-14 is National Assisted Living Week (NALW). The theme is “A Spark of Creativity,” encouraging creative expression through art, music, and beyond.
Heat-related illness, including heat stroke, is 100% preventable. If you’re a senior or a senior caregiver, consider these heat safety tips this summer.
July is Herbal/Prescription Interaction Awareness Month. It’s time to educate seniors about herbal supplements and the dangers of mixing with prescriptions.
Congratulations to Nurse Practitioner Beth Abate, DNP, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, ANP-BC, RN-BC, for her recent publication in the Journal of Gerontological Nursing.
"Thanks to the rehabilitation services here at Grand Oaks, I've been walking pain-free. I can't thank them enough for their dedication to the residents."
"We chose Grand Oaks because it has always felt like home. This part of NW DC has been our neighborhood since 1992. Coming here, we simply couldn’t handle living on our own – and we’ve been very happy here.”
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