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Things for Seniors to do During COVID-19 Isolation

By: Emily Shoemake
March 19th, 2020

Social isolation is a term that we talk about frequently in regards to seniors, as isolation and loneliness are threats that many seniors face every day. With the current global status, just about everyone is taking this time to practice social isolation to help control the spread of the coronavirus. During this time of staying at home, it is important to continue daily activities to keep both your brain and your body active.  The following are some ideas from crafting to exercise to virtual museum tours that can help you fill your day while you're at home.

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14 of the Best Apps for Seniors

By: Emily Shoemake
February 27th, 2020

In a previous blog post about the best technology for seniors, we said a smartphone is probably the number one piece of technology a senior can own. Smartphones can give seniors the ability to stay in contact with loved ones in a huge variety of ways, but the real reason to get a smartphone or tablet instead of a regular cell phone is the apps. With the right collection of apps, smartphones and tablets can promote major life improvements.

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6 Activities for Seniors Near Hollidaysburg, PA

By: Emily Shoemake
January 30th, 2020

Having a day where you are itching for something to do but just can't think of anything? We've all been there. If you're around Hollidaysburg, you're in luck! Hollidaysburg's rich history, dating back to 1796, and its vibrant landscape makes it easy to find something to do. The town is full of a wide variety of activities, so there's always something new to do and try.

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8 Celebrities You Won’t Believe Are Turning 65 in 2020

By: Sabrina Disney
January 2nd, 2020

Turning 65 is an important milestone in one’s life. It is around the age where individuals begin to think about retirement. Staying healthy doesn’t need to end just because you are entering your retirement years! Turning 65 should be a celebration, so check out these 10 celebrities you won’t believe are turning 65 in 2020 and their tips on how they stay healthy during their retirement years.

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Your Senior Holiday Gift Guide

By: Emily Shoemake
November 21st, 2019

Have you been scratching your head over what to get your senior loved one for Christmas? With the holiday season right around the corner, we've compiled a list of gift ideas that are sure to satisfy those with all sorts of interests!

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Cybercriminals, Hackers, and Spies: Are You Really Safe Online?

By: Emily Shoemake
September 26th, 2019

With more and more consumers deciding to do their shopping online, and for good reason, identity theft is at an all time high. Learn how you can protect yourself from these sneaky swindlers and safeguard your private information.

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