Articles, activities for boomers & seniors
Do I want to start this effort?
This is the first decision you need to make, but keep in mind that this kind of project can be whatever size you want it to be. Like most projects it is best to take “baby steps”. Don’t expect to have your whole family history generations deep within a couple of months. It takes time and as importantly it needs.
How do you envision your retirement? Do you want an active, independent lifestyle? Do you want to be surrounded by vibrant people who share your passion for living? Do you want to spend your time and energy doing things you enjoy without having to concern yourself with mowing the lawn, shoveling snow, or fixing broken appliances?
The Lehigh Valley ranks high on quality of life issues for both young families and seniors, but one gripe persists – transportation. Whether it is public transport, ride sharing programs or even mobile phone apps like Uber, transportation consistently falls well short of demand. Recently, a new option has emerged for families who care for seniors living at home -- PA Transportation Services.
Blessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding (3:13)
A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold. (22:1)
Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. (13:20)
Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but whoever hates correction is stupid. (12:1)
Seniors, who want to remain home yet enjoy the care and programming found in adult day services, will love Devi. Devi Adult Day Services is a licensed, affordable community based center for seniors who can benefit from time spent out of their homes. There, they can safely mingle with other seniors to form friendships and participate in therapeutic exercises to keep their minds and bodies sharp.