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LeadingAge Releases NORC Baby Boomer Survey

LeadingAge releases results of NORC survey on how older Baby Boomers, aged 60-72, envision their life if or when they may need long-term senior care services. It’s an interesting read that will resonate with many of us active Boomers who are not yet ready to think about aging plans. Safety was found to be the… read more


Depression Risks for Older Adults

Depression Risks for Older Adults

Seasonal Affective Disorder symptoms peak in February. There continues to be a significant decrease in daylight hours which affects mood. The cold weather means more time spent indoors which can cause feelings of isolation. This is especially true for older adults and those with mobility problems. Seasonal Affective Disorder symptoms caused by environmental circumstances can… read more


Check on your seniors in freezing temperatures.

A deep freeze is making our area the coldest it has been this winter season. The freezing temperatures is especially dangerous for seniors. The caregivers at Green Hill Senior Living suggest that you check on your seniors and those in your neighborhood, and follow these simple cold weather protocols. Heat Make sure that your thermostat is… read more


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


Why Inpatient Rehabilitation is the Best Option for Seniors

Why Inpatient Rehabilitation is the Best Option for Seniors

John knew that his dad was only one hip fracture away from needing full time senior care services. At 80, John Sr is frail and shows some signs of cognitive decline. Yet it doesn’t stop him from doing his own shopping, housework and even sweeping the leaves off his front steps. John Jr has wanted… 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


5 Invacare Recliner Chairs Donated to Green Hill by Rose Art Foundation

5 Invacare Recliner Chairs Donated to Green Hill by Rose Art Foundation

5 Invacare Recliner Chairs Donated to Green Hill by Rose Art Foundation. West Orange, NJ October 11, 2018; A luncheon was held on October 10th, at Green Hill Senior Living in West Orange for Mrs. Varda Yoran and the Rose Art Foundation in recognition of their donation of five deluxe Invacare Recliners, a reclining wheelchair… 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