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Books for Memory Loss Patients

In the book “Still Alice,” author Lisa Genova vividly depicts Alzheimer’s from the point of view of the main character. We follow Alice, a linguistics professor, as she struggles with disorientation, memory loss, and her relationships with her friends, family and with words — her stock in trade. The story of Alice teaches us that …

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Meet Marketing Intake Specialist – Lisa Errickson Helupka

As the Marketing Intake Specialist, Lisa is oftentimes the first voice at Broadview – Senior Living at Purchase College anyone hears. She is the main point of contact for potential residents — the face and voice of the company. It’s up to Lisa to communicate between Broadview and prospects and their families who are interested …

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Top Education Podcasts for Seniors

The World in Your Ear: Top Podcasts for Seniors If you grew up listening to the radio for news, views and entertainment, you’ll love how podcasts work. Podcasts give you on-demand access to the world around you in your area of interest. You’ll get to hear new voices and discover new perspectives. Top-rated podcasts cover …

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Meet Charter Member – Mary Jane Karger

“Broadview is truly a perfect match for my husband and me. Having spent all of our married life in Westchester, we love being able to remain close to our family and enjoy our granddaughter, as well as the proximity to nearby shopping, area activities and New York City. Coming from a large home and all …

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Why We’re Proud to Be an Inclusive Senior Living Community

At Broadview, we’re not just building a senior living community; we’re creating an environment of inclusivity. We value diversity in all forms, and we’re committed to breaking down stereotypes about age, ability, race and sexual identity. As an LGBT-friendly senior living community, we proactively cultivate awareness of the concerns and needs of LGBT seniors. Among …

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Meet Marketing Coordinator – Raina Woo

Raina Woo has been with the Marketing Team of Broadview – Senior Living at Purchase College since 2018, when the university-based retirement community was still finalizing plans and four years out from opening. Now with construction set to begin within the next year, she’s looking forward with great excitement to see Broadview start to take …

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Money Management: How Personal Finance Apps Can Help Seniors

Personal finance for seniors can be complicated by retirement. Your paycheck may be replaced by income from a number of sources, including Social Security benefits, pension payments and investment disbursements. You may also be drawing from retirement accounts or other financial instruments. While it is always possible to find a trustworthy financial adviser qualified in …

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Technology Tips and Benefits for Older Adults

Tech Tips for Seniors Technology has dramatically changed the way we get information, connect with others and spend our free time. And while it used to be that seniors and technology didn’t mix, this is no longer the case. According to the Pew Research Center, the number of Americans ages 65 and older who use …

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10 Tips for Healthy Aging

What’s the Prescription for Healthy Aging? There’s an art and a science to healthy aging. In the Age Well Study by Mather LifeWays Institute, residents of Life Plan Communities (also known as CCRCs or Continuing Care Retirement Communities) reported more healthy behaviors — and not just physical exercise — than their peers in the wider …

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