To make it easier for you to understand the ins and outs of senior living, check out our blogs. They’re a useful resource for your family to rely on as you embark on your senior living journey.

8 Ways for Kansas City Seniors to Celebrate Fall

The fall season needs no introduction in Kansas City. Everyone here welcomes it with warm anticipation, and our community of residents at Claridge Court is no exception. We are excited to take advantage of all the events and activities the surrounding area has to offer as we celebrate all of the things that make autumn …

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How Claridge Court Can Help You Come Back From Caregiver Burnout

Being a caregiver can be extremely demanding, even when it comes to your closest loved ones. In many cases there is no previous training or experience, leaving you to put the pieces together as you go. Over time the added strain can take its toll on both your physical and mental well-being, leading to caregiver …

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The Benefits of Health Services at Claridge Court

The Claridge Court lifestyle is centered around successful senior living. This includes ensuring our residents have access to top-tier community activities, delicious (and healthy!) dining options and regular wellness programming, as well as senior-centric on-site health services. The health center at Claridge Court provides rehabilitation and skilled nursing services to residents and non-residents alike. As …

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Questions to Ask When Choosing a Continuing Care Retirement Community

When you are preparing to explore your options for a senior living community, do you know what to look for? It can be difficult to differentiate between communities, making it difficult to determine which senior living community best fits your wants and needs. We can help ease the process by filling you in on what …

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What is Respite Care?

According to data from the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP, more than 42 million adults are caring for someone over the age of 50, and their unpaid labor is valued at $470 billion. Being a family caregiver is a taxing responsibility that can be mentally, physically and emotionally draining. As the primary caregiver, it’s …

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How You Can Support a Loved One Showing Signs of Alzheimer’s

It’s normal for an aging brain to experience occasional forgetfulness. Just like our skin doesn’t act the same in our 60s as it did in our 20s, neither do our brains. Even though an occasional memory blip can be a normal part of getting older, that doesn’t make it any less frustrating or concerning. Whether …

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How You Can Take Action on The Longest Day (June 20)

Did you know? There are more than 6 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s. Locally, there are more than 50,000 individuals living with this disease and some 200,000 caring for those with Alzheimer’s. If you or someone you love is among those individuals, then you know first-hand just how devastating this disease can be. Though education …

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Planning for Retirement in Kansas City

Even if you’ve been diligently saving for retirement for decades, when the time comes to officially take that leap, it can still feel overwhelming. You might be worrying, “have I saved enough to live the life I want?” While there are a multitude of questions to ask yourself to get to the bottom of that …

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What to Expect During Stroke Recovery at Claridge Court

Every year, more than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke. As a senior living community in Prairie Village, Kansas, Claridge Court offers residents a continuum of care options including the rehabilitation and skilled nursing services you might need when recovering from a stroke. Whether or not you are currently a Claridge Court …

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