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Presbyterian Senior Living Receives 2019 Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight

By: Emily Shoemake
June 27th, 2019

We are proud to announce that twelve of our communities are recipients of the Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2019 Customer Experience AwardTM. Qualifying in multiple categories, Presbyterian Senior Living displays a continued dedication to providing Best in Class senior healthcare services.

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Reflections & Leadership

Reflections on Leadership: Salt and Light

By: Steve Proctor
June 20th, 2019

This Reflection on Leadership is my final message as CEO of Presbyterian Senior Living. It has been a wonderful journey, filled with unexpected twists and turns. To say that the last 47 years has exceeded my expectations is an understatement of the highest order. At the top of the list of those who have contributed to this successful journey is my wife, Rhonda. Her commitment to PSL’s mission has been equal to mine, and the impact of her unqualified support in our 48 year marriage cannot be measured. Because of her support, the next chapter of our life together is filled with great promise.

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Miscellaneous

8 Best Restaurants Near Glen Arm, Maryland, for Seniors

By: Emily Shoemake
June 13th, 2019

For seniors, it can be a challenge to find the right restaurant. Maybe parking isn’t easy, and you’re unable to walk far. Perhaps you’re just unfamiliar with an area and aren’t sure what options are available.

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Masterpiece Living | Health & Aging

The Top 5 Reasons Why Retirement Stinks

By: Emily Shoemake
June 6th, 2019

Have you reached retirement age? Perhaps you have already retired, but you're finding that it's not all it's cracked up to be. Everyone says that once you retire, you'll never look back. They say retirement improves health and well-being. They even say it's the best decision you'll ever make. Well, here's what we have to say to that, "Not true!"

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Health & Aging | Caregiver Support

The Sandwich Generation: Caring for Everyone, but Who’s Caring for Them?

By: Emily Shoemake
May 30th, 2019

One in seven middle-aged adults are part of what we’ve frequently begun to call the “Sandwich Generation.” It’s a term that was first coined in 1981 by social worker Dorothy A. Miller and originally meant to describe women in their thirties and forties caring for their young children and aging parents. Fast forward some 34 years and 71% of those sandwiched between their parents and children fall between the ages of 40 and 59—consisting of both men and women caregivers.

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16 Wellness Classes for Seniors in Bethlehem, PA

By: Emily Shoemake
May 23rd, 2019

Are you looking for classes focused on senior wellness in the Bethlehem, PA, area? For seniors, it can be a challenge to balance staying active with having physical limitations. You may want to stay healthy, but you don’t want to choose a workout regimen that’s too demanding. Here are some senior wellness Bethlehem, PA, area classes designed specifically for you and your fitness needs.

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