Bethany Village residents enjoying a cup of coffee and a laugh
Bethany Village residents enjoying a cup of coffee and a laugh

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Bethany Village is an active, vibrant and engaging senior living community. Stay up to date on our latest news and events, informational articles and major organizational announcements by visiting this News page often.

4 Easy Habits to Stay Healthy and Happy at Any Age

January 24, 2019

We all want to stay healthy and feel our best, no matter our age. Luckily, when it comes to healthy aging, making small lifestyle changes can add up to big results  over time. Studies show that genetics account for just 25 percent of a person’s longevity. This means that adopting healthy lifestyle habits can have […]

What to Look For When Touring Assisted Living Communities

January 22, 2019

Choosing an assisted living community is an important decision. The number of choices can be overwhelming, and because no two communities are exactly alike, it takes time to research, compare, and evaluate your options. Whether you’re looking for yourself or a loved one, it’s helpful to take a tour of potential communities to determine which […]

Staying Safe and Healthy During the Winter Season

January 17, 2019

Winter is here, bringing with it snow, ice, and frigid temperatures. This time of year can be particularly challenging for older adults, who are more vulnerable to illness and injuries associated with the harsh winter conditions. Stay safe and healthy this winter season with our helpful tips: Avoid spreading germs Cold and flu viruses circulate […]

5 Fun Things to Do When Visiting Loved Ones in Assisted Living

January 15, 2019

If you have a loved one in assisted living, you know how important it is to visit them regularly. Studies show that staying connected with friends and family helps seniors reduce feelings of stress and loneliness, leading to a better quality of life. Researchers also find that having strong social relationships is linked to improved […]

5 Top Trends in Senior Living Communities

January 10, 2019

If you’re just beginning the search for a senior living community for yourself or an older loved one, you might be wondering what to expect. Like many people, you may assume that senior living hasn’t changed since the “nursing homes” of years past. Actually, senior living has evolved a great deal over the last few […]

5 Reasons Why Seniors Love Assisted Living

January 3, 2019

The decision to move to an assisted living community can be difficult for seniors and their families to make. Many seniors want to stay in their homes as long as possible and fear that moving to assisted living will bring an end to their sense of freedom and independence. The truth is, assisted living gives […]

Healthy New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

January 1, 2019

Happy New Year! If you’re like most people, you see the new year as an opportunity for a fresh start. From improving health and wellness to building new friendships to planning for the future, now is a perfect time to create goals and build habits for a happier, healthier year ahead. Here are a few […]

Essential Questions to Ask Aging Parents

December 28, 2018

It can be uncomfortable to discuss sensitive topics like health and long-term care with your aging parents. Many people would rather delay bringing up these subjects as long as possible to avoid upsetting their parents or creating conflict. However, it’s important to start conversations about the future early, while your parents are still relatively independent […]