From happenings in and around our community to useful senior living news, our blog can keep you up to date.

How to Support Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers

Caregivers, whether family, friends or a hired service, play a vital yet challenging role in our lives as we age. This is especially true for caregivers of patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Accounting for 60-80% of dementia cases, Alzheimer’s is a crippling disease affecting older adults along with their families and caregivers. As the disease progresses, …

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Abbey Delray Salutes Our Veterans

Crisply pressed uniforms. Faces brimming with valor. Each portrait a reflection of decades of dedicated service. At Abbey Delray, our new Wall of Honor is a testament to all of our amazing residents who have served our country. Unveiled during a special ceremony on Nov. 3, our Wall of Honor is a great source of …

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The Difference Between Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing

While assisted living and skilled nursing are care services that help senior citizens continue to live their lives to the fullest, the benefits that each of them offer are quite different from each other. In this article we will outline the key differences between the two types of care so that you can decide which …

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Fall Festivities in Delray Beach, Florida

Though fall in Florida may not mean falling leaves and frosty temperatures, that doesn’t mean there’s any shortage of festivities to celebrate the changing of seasons. The Delray Beach area and Abbey Delray community are filled with fun possibilities. Read on to learn more about the upcoming local autumn highlights. Fall in Delray Beach, Florida …

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How Abbey Delray Can Help You Come Back From Caregiver Burnout

Becoming a caregiver isn’t always a choice. When loved ones need your help, you want to do everything you can to improve their quality of life. Unfortunately, being thrust into this role can come at the detriment of your own health and wellbeing. If it feels like you’re on the brink of burnout, respite care …

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The Benefits of Health Services at Abbey Delray

At Abbey Delray, helping older adults live their best life is at the heart of everything we do. From our wide variety of programming and dining options to our customizable independent living residences and personalized care services, it’s all about putting you first. Another way we put our residents first? Our on-site health services. All …

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The Benefits of a Life Care Community

If you’re reading this, it likely means you are looking for a place to spend your retirement years. And what better place to spend them than a continuing care retirement community? If your search for a senior living community has not yet provided you with an understanding of what a CCRC is and how it …

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Respite Care As a Form of Caregiver “Self Care”

As a caregiver, it’s easy to push off your own health and well-being. You may even feel stuck completing tasks and helping out your loved one with things big and small. But what happens when you’re noticing signs of burnout or want to get away for a bit? Respite care offers services and peace of …

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Is Memory Care at Abbey Delray Right for Your Loved One?

Alzheimer’s is a disease that affects every person differently. Many in the early stages of Alzheimer’s are able to continue to maintain a measure of independence while relying on support from family or close friends. But for others, their cognitive functions can decline rapidly to the point where they are a danger to themselves. To …

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