Daniel Thomas, AARP's Healthy Living Chef, recently shared five easy tips for making healthier choices when eating. Chef Thomas discovered these tried and true tips while helping his father avoid diabetes through careful nutrition - the results were amazing. Read more in the article below: ow.ly/yxEV30kRRb7... See moreSee less
Our scenic community offers a beautiful campus, personable employees, and a welcoming neighborhood of residents! View our photo gallery, and then schedule a tour to see the community for yourself. ow.ly/GFVd30kWFnR... See moreSee less
"A study by professors Julianne Holt-Lunstad and Timothy Smith of Brigham Young University found that prolonged social isolation is as harmful to health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day, and is more harmful than obesity." Learn more about the effects of isolation by reading this article from AARP. ... See moreSee less
One step, two step, right, left... It's a lot to keep track of, but we've got the hang of it! Campers from North Suburban YMCA and residents of Covenant Village or Northbrook recently learned ballroom dance together from dancers of the Glencoe Ballroom Dance Club. It was an awesome program full of smiling faces and tapping toes! #CreativityAtCRC ... See moreSee less
Studies show that the imagination and creativity of older adults can flourish in later life, helping them to realize unique, unlived potentials, even when suffering from Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease. Creative expression provides seniors with multiple benefits, not the least of which is enhanced cognitive function. ow.ly/U8nv30kRKZd... See moreSee less
Making the move to a retirement community? The reality of having to deal with all the belongings you’ve accumulated over the years may be daunting. These five steps can help you move past those feelings and help jump-start the downsizing process! ow.ly/Hn2830kJzUn... See moreSee less
When people begin to think about retirement, they often start contemplating moving to a retirement community or “downsizing” to a smaller, more manageable home. This process can be overwhelming and lead to procrastination, but it doesn't have to. Jump-start the process with these 5 steps.
This acrylic painting titled "Forest Splendor" is by our very talented resident artist Gayle Bradley-Johnson! We love sharing photos of our residents' creative projects and pursuits. Beautiful work, Gayle! #CreativityAtCRC ... See moreSee less