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Happy and Healthy Holidays To You and Your Elders

Happy and Healthy Holidays To You and Your Elders

The holidays are a wonderful time to share with the older adults in your life. Keep in mind a few simple tips to ensure that your holidays go smoothly for you and your loved ones. Gift Giving with Purpose Consider interactive gifts like games or crafts that can provide an activity for senior loved ones… read more


Importance of Flu Shots and Other Inoculations for Seniors

Importance of Flu Shots and Other Inoculations for Seniors

It is that time of year again when people start getting colds and flu symptoms. Angie knows her coworkers will be spreading these illnesses around the office. Caring for her senior mother at home, Angie must be diligent about not getting sick or exposing her mother to germs. To prevent the flu, Angie will be… read more


Free & Discount Tickets Available for Changing Aging Events When You Book a Personalized Tour of Green Hill By Oct 31st

2018 Changing Aging Tour Comes to Green Hill The 3-day Tour will be held November 7th through 9th The Changing Aging Tour is coming to northern New Jersey and spending time at Green Hill Senior Living in West Orange. The Changing Aging Tour helps communities become more age-friendly.  The program is a remarkable 3-day spectacle utilizing… read more


Best Life: Supporting Individuals with Dementia for a Rich and Rewarding Life

Best Life Training. Seventeen GH staff members participated in this intensive, Part 1, 3-day seminar. Americans are living longer and generally healthier lives due to advances in medicine, healthcare and a clearer understanding of the connection between nutrition and exercise. We are also becoming more familiar with the neurocognitive disorder called dementia that can accompany… read more


VOTE FOR US BEST OF ESSEX!

VOTE FOR US BEST OF ESSEX!

Green Hill brought home the silver in the Best of Essex contest in the category of Senior Living in 2017. This year Green Hill is going for the gold. With the launch of the Green Hill LGBT Senior Housing and Care program and the Best Life Care program for seniors living with dementia added to… read more


Caregiver’s Sleep Deprivation Affects Health

Caregiver’s Sleep Deprivation Affects Health

Cara is exhausted. She is the primary caregiver for her mother with dementia who lives with her. While at work Cara has home care for her mom but the nights are difficult. Her mom wakes multiple times and starts to wander about the house. Cara hasn’t felt this tired since she had a newborn. At… read more


Green House® Homes: Living for Revolutionary Long-Term Care

Green House® Homes: Living for Revolutionary Long-Term Care

  Betty has always been a courageous person. She was the first in her family to go to college. She raised three children on her own working long hours. She is very independent, involved in her community and enjoys close friendships. Yet, at 82 years of age Betty has one great fear. She is afraid… read more


Leading Age Magazine and Podcast Features Green Hill LGBT Senior Housing and Care Program

President & CEO Donna Lazartic was recently interviewed on the Leading Age podcast, Aging Unmasked about the Green Hill LGBT Senior Housing and Care program and the Green Hill journey towards full inclusiveness. Green Hill also published a corresponding article to the Leading Age Magazine summer edition. Leading Age and its 6.000 members include not-for-profit… read more


Reducing Risk of Falls Creates Confidence for Seniors

Reducing Risk of Falls Creates Confidence for Seniors

  “Agnes had a bad fall. She got up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom and tripped on the floor mat,” my mother explained. “Her daughter found her a long time later and an ambulance took her to the hospital. I don’t know when they will let her go home.” Mom… read more