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Checklist for Helping Your Parents Sell Their Home to Move to a Senior Community

Checklist for Helping Your Parents Sell Their Home to Move to a Senior Community

Is your parent ready to move to a vibrant community for older adults? Are you looking for ways to support them in the process? Moving requires a lot of work, especially if your parents have been living in the same home for years. However, with a checklist in place, you can ensure that you’re helpingRead more about Checklist for Helping Your Parents Sell Their Home to Move to a Senior Community[…]

Is Independent Living Right For Me or My Loved One?

Is Independent Living Right For Me or My Loved One?

Is independent living right for me or my loved one? Everyone’s reasons for choosing to join our community are different but here are some of the most common: You want peace-of-mind with a built-in support network. Whether you are moving to be closer to family or downsizing in retirement, independent living offers a built-in supportRead more about Is Independent Living Right For Me or My Loved One?[…]

Technology Upgrades!

Technology Upgrades!

Eaton is passionate about supporting residents in accessing and utilizing technology. As the COVID-19 pandemic has continued, Eaton has invested in upgrading the programs and technology infrastructure to ensure that residents can remain connected.  iPad Program – Since 2015, Eaton’s unique iPad program provides microloans for residents to purchase iPads. Eaton purchases the iPads inRead more about Technology Upgrades![…]

Autumn Activities

Autumn Activities

It’s fall ya’ll! Did you know that Eaton is conveniently and centrally located for lots of great outdooor socially-distanced (and masked!) autumn activities?  Check out some of our favorites here:  Lair O’ The Bear Park: “Lair o’ the Bear Park is a favorite of Open Space visitors and families due to its abundance of picnicRead more about Autumn Activities[…]

What is ageism?

What is ageism?

What is ageism? Ageism is discrimination and/or prejudice against people based on their age. What can ageism look like?  Having a hiring preference for younger workers Assuming older adults are bad at technology Making jokes at the expense of older adults Viewing older adults as a homogeneous population Doctors placating older adult patients  How doesRead more about What is ageism?[…]