Guest Columns

How home health can help expand your mission

How home health can help expand your mission

Since The Legacy Senior Communities launched The Legacy at Home, we have reached many more people than if we solely provided senior living services in our campus settings.

The impact of copyright laws on senior living communities

The impact of copyright laws on senior living communities

Learn how to navigate a reasonable middle ground that can increase your community's legal compliance while avoiding financial constraints that may effect the amenities, such as music and movies, that you offer to residents.

Senior care industry offers employment perks millennials seek

Senior care industry offers employment perks millennials seek

A very strong alignment exists between what millennials want in their work lives and what we can offer.

Non-drug approaches for pain management in older adults

Non-drug approaches for pain management in older adults

Non-pharmacologic pain management options, including chiropractic care, offer a safe and effective alternative for the geriatric population.

Five dining design tips from the restaurant world

Five dining design tips from the restaurant world

A long-time restaurant designer and a senior living designer and architect share a few key tips, tricks and rules of thumb from the restaurant design world that they say can and should be applied to the design of senior living dining spaces.

How to ease the transition into senior living for new residents

How to ease the transition into senior living for new residents

Moving can be emotionally and physically disconcerting for new residents, but a high-quality senior living community should be ready to welcome them with helpful tools and resources.

How to renovate and reposition your senior living community

How to renovate and reposition your senior living community

Despite the grumbling about certain senior living market centers across the country being overbuilt or saturated, I notice a discernible uptick in one specific market area: renovations and repositioning.

A short guide to lobbies and entrances

A short guide to lobbies and entrances

Everything that happens between the public street and your reception desk tells a story about your community and what it offers.

Launching a new community

Launching a new community

Opening a new senior living community can present many unique challenges, but in my 25-plus years of experience, I have found that two actions are crucial.

5 reasons all senior living communities should offer memory care services

5 reasons all senior living communities should offer memory care services

Is memory care becoming a necessary component of all seniors housing and care facilities? A look at current development trends coupled with rapidly changing demographics suggests the answer is yes.

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Jan. 11

Merry marriage

Tyrone, PA

It was a first for the Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone — a wedding held on site.

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