The Truth About Decluttering and Downsizing

Chances are if you are like most Americans, you have more stuff than you need, want, or know what to do with. This is especially true if you have lived in the same house for over 25 years. So, if you are planning a future move or simply want to simplify life a bit, what do you do with all the excess? What makes it so essential to tackle this overwhelming mature life task? How do you take action? What are all of the options? Read more...

Lewy Body Dementia

Lewy body Dementia (LBD) is a type of progressive dementia that leads to a decline in thinking, reasoning and independent function because of abnormal microscopic deposits that damage brain cells over time. Read more...

2021 Summer Parade of Patio Homes

Our first fieldtrip for Empowered Seniors was FUN, educational, and impactful! Over 40 seniors joined us! We had a fun filled active day. Getting on and off a luxury bus touring patio homes hosted by Randy & Katherine Ambrose (aka Ambrose Team).  Read more...

Caregiver Bill of Rights

Caregiving is often 24/7. While being in the position of a caregiver it is important to give yourself a break. By giving yourself those breaks you can gain perspective on the situation and it can remind you that there is world beyond as well. Read more...

Quality Senior Living

John Dugan’s mission to create quality senior living in Goddard, KS was inspired by his mother. Unexpectedly, he found himself as one of the first residents. John’s rehab therapy influenced the addition of the Lokomat, a state of art robot assisted treadmill, that rebuilds muscles after a stroke. Read more...

Decluttering & Downsizing: Psychology Behind Letting Go

The house is too big. The yard has become unmanageable. Closets are filled to the brim. We haven’t been in the attic for decades. Despite all the signs that it’s time to simplify, many people struggle with letting go. For seniors, downsizing is the process of reducing clutter order to simplify day-to-day living and begin the process of possibly moving to a smaller home. Read more...

Pet Companions For Seniors

Bringing a pet into your home and heart provide many physical and emotional perks. Michelle Townsley, DVM Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Hospital of Wichita shares how pet companions can enhance senior’s daily lives. Read more...
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