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Social and Cognitive Activity Benefits Aging Health

Social and Cognitive Activity Benefits Aging Health

Bob constantly amazes his friends with his quick wit and intellect. At 93, he still drives, plays bridge and attends concerts. Bob credits his active lifestyle and cognitive abilities to the word game that he loves. Nearly every day he sits in his favorite chair, picks up a pad of paper and pen, takes a… read more


In-Home Care vs. Assisted Living – Choice, Funding and Cost Comparison

In-Home Care vs. Assisted Living – Choice, Funding and Cost Comparison

Ann knows that she needs support at home for bathing, dressing, cooking, housework and keeping up with her medications, as her arthritis can make her immobile some days. Ann has also been extremely lonely since her husband passed away. She pays for a service to mow her lawn and shovel the snow but there is… read more


Pain & Palliative Care Now Available at Green Hill

Pain & Palliative Care Now Available at Green Hill

Green Hill Inc., a premier senior living community in West Orange, New Jersey announces its new Pain and Palliative Care consultant service, Always Think Comfort, and welcomes Dr. Fran Hoh to the Green Hill team. Palliative care is interdisciplinary care that focuses on improving quality of life for persons of any age and their families… read more


Sign of Stroke, Prevention and Rehabilitation

Sign of Stroke, Prevention and Rehabilitation

Sally woke up on the kitchen floor unable to move her right side. She was unable to call out for help, and it was hours before her daughter found her. The next thing she knew she was in a hospital. Sally was only 60 years old the day she learned that she had had a… read more


Independent Catered Summer  Move – In Special!

Independent Catered Summer Move – In Special!

Green Hill Inc. announces a Summer Move-In Special for Independent Catered Senior Living for seniors who want an independent lifestyle and more. 30% OFF 1st 6 Months up to a $10,000 savings. 1 & 2 bedroom suites (555-950 sq. ft.) All inclusive services including; 3 chef prepared meals daily with European dining and room service,… read more


June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

The Creation of the Alzheimer’s Association In 1980, the Alzheimer’s Association was founded by individuals and family caregivers who recognized the need for advocacy and research to fight the disease. President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in 1983. At the time, fewer than 2 million Americans had been diagnosed with the… read more


Is Your Loved One Ready for Assisted Living Care?

Is Your Loved One Ready for Assisted Living Care?

Anna noticed that her Dad was losing weight. It had been three months since her mother passed away. Although she stopped by to visit him at least four times a week and made him food that she put in his refrigerator, he didn’t seem to be eating it. His clothes were disheveled and she noticed… read more


Food and Exercise as Medicine Against Dementia

Food and Exercise as Medicine Against Dementia

In December 2016 President Barack Obama signed in to law the 21st Century Cures Act which set aside $3 billion over ten years to research brain diseases. Part of that fund is focused on Alzheimer’s research. Reporter Melissa Bailey noted in Kaiser Health News 1/30/17, that to date little progress has been made in finding… read more


Avoiding Scams Targeting Seniors Means Being Vigilant

Avoiding Scams Targeting Seniors Means Being Vigilant

At Green Hill, we host many resident and community activities and events, and we share information with residents and their families regarding a myriad of health and wellness issues through our newsletter, website and social media platforms. A consistent concern for seniors is how to avoid scams that target them and their resources. A bill… read more


GREEN HILL earns FIVE-STAR rating from Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

GREEN HILL earns FIVE-STAR rating from Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Green Hill Inc., the premier senior living residence in the New York Metropolitan area has earned a Five-Star rating from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which rates Green Hill as one of the top-rated senior living and nursing residences in New Jersey. “It is an exciting time of innovation and excellence at… read more