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Know the Risks of Hypothermia

As winter approaches, the weather in many locations begins to change and temperatures start to drop. But not only are the outside temperatures dropping, your body temperature can drop, too. According to MedicineNet, hypothermia occurs when your core body temperature drops to 95 degrees Fahrenheit or lower.

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» Lifestyle

Creating Extraordinary Dining Experiences for Residents of Life Care Services Communities

Life Care Services communities offer unique, innovative and flexible dining programs, focusing on providing high quality, nutritious options to all residents, with outstanding service. Menu options are delicious and diverse, with made-from-scratch and farm to table options that are elegantly and tastefully prepared. Enjoy this guest blog by Cole Marvin, Executive Director of Friendship Village … Continued

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How Seniors Benefit from Volunteering

Senior living communities have a lot to offer seniors—but one opportunity may surprise you. Many residents become active volunteers. Seniors have time and talent to offer, and by joining together with other residents, can make an impact with their volunteering. The opportunities for getting involved can be wide-ranging, from helping young children read, to working … Continued

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Life Care Services Communities Provide Unique Support to Navigate Health Care Needs

The Health Care Navigator is a compassionate member of many Life Care Services communities that provides residents with assistance concerning the full scope of health care services. From developing unique meal and exercise plans to scheduling appointments and transportation, the Health Care Navigator handles health care logistics and planning so that each resident can focus … Continued

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» Emergency Updates

Tropical Depression Florence: 9/22/2018

The following is an update from communities impacted by the storm. For additional details, please reference the community’s website or call the LCS Emergency Hotline at 888-214-8464. 5:30 p.m. CDT Plantation Village. Welcome home!  All residents and staff who evacuated to Greensboro have arrived home to Plantation Village safe and sound.  Residents who self-evacuated may return to campus … Continued

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Tropical Depression Florence: 9/21/2018

The following is an update from communities impacted by the storm. For additional details, please reference the community’s website or call the LCS Emergency Hotline at 888-214-8464. 4:05 p.m. CDT Plantation Village. Residents who evacuated to Greensboro will be returning to campus on Saturday afternoon, September 22.  Residents who self-evacuated may return to campus no earlier than 2:00 p.m. … Continued

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Tropical Depression Florence: 9/19/2018

The following is an update from communities impacted by the storm. For additional details, please reference the community’s website or call the LCS Emergency Hotline at 888-214-8464. 2:10 p.m. CDT Plantation Village. Residents and staff evacuated Plantation Village on Tuesday September 11th and are safe and comfortable at Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, 3121 West Gate city Boulevard, … Continued

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» Emergency Updates

Tropical Depression Florence: 9/18/2018

The following is an update from communities impacted by the storm. For additional details, please reference the community’s website or call the LCS Emergency Hotline at 888-214-8464. 3:05 p.m. CDT Plantation Village. Residents and staff evacuated Plantation Village on Tuesday September 11th and are safe and comfortable at Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, 3121 West Gate city Boulevard, … Continued

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Tropical Depression Florence: 9/17/2018

The following is an update from communities impacted by the storm. For additional details, please reference the community’s website or call the LCS Emergency Hotline at 888-214-8464. 2:15 p.m. CDT Plantation Village. Residents and staff evacuated Plantation Village on Tuesday September 11th and are safe and comfortable at Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, 3121 West Gate city Boulevard, … Continued

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» Emergency Updates

Tropical Depression Florence: 9/16/2018

The following is an update from communities impacted by Tropical Storm Florence. For additional details, please reference the community’s website or call the LCS Emergency Hotline at 888-214-8464. 4:00 p.m. CDT Plantation Village. Residents and staff evacuated Plantation Village on Tuesday, September 11th and are safe and comfortable at Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, 3121 West Gate City … Continued

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