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Cleaner Spaces, Safer Seniors: Spring Cleaning Tips for Caregivers

03/28/2017

Springtime is now in full swing, which means it’s time for a little housekeeping! Help your senior loved ones feel more refreshed, calmer, and safer by providing a little help with spring cleaning. In this month’s edition of the Canyon Creek Senior Living blog, we’ll be discussing the benefits of spring cleaning for seniors, along with some tips on how you can tidy up with senior safety and happiness in mind.Read on … 

How Lifelong Learning Keeps Us Younger and Happier

03/06/2017

Whether it’s creative writing, knitting, or learning how to make a new recipe, residents at Canyon Creek LOVE to learn! We truly believe that it’s never too late to learn. Not only is lifelong learning fun, but it has other benefits for seniors as well! Read on to learn about these benefits, and get inspired to start learning something new yourself!Read on … 

Winter Health Hazards for Seniors: Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy

01/26/2017

Here at Canyon Creek Senior Living in Cottonwood Heights, UT, the snow-capped mountains and trees look beautiful against the bright blue skies above. Despite the majestic beauty the wintertime may bring, the season doesn’t come without risks—especially for the elderly. In the spring and summer, we worry about heat exhaustion or dehydration, but what about in the winter? On our blog, we discuss the top winter health hazards for seniors, along with tips for how we can ensure our aging loved ones stay healthy this season.Read on … 

Staying Connected to Our Senior Loved Ones This Holiday Season

12/01/2016

The holiday season is a time to connect with our community, our friends, and our families. It’s a time to celebrate all of the love that is around us, making sure our loved ones know how much we appreciate and adore them. How can you make your senior loved ones feel extra special this holiday season?Read on … 

Seniors with Alzheimer's: Communication Tips for Caregivers and Loved Ones

11/30/2016

Is your senior loved one struggling with memory loss or Alzheimer's disease? Age-related memory and cognitive disorders can have a big impact on communication, but there are ways to improve and maintain effective communication with a senior who has Alzheimer's. See what our senior care specialists are saying.Read on … 

On Gratitude and the Power of Celebration

11/14/2016

At Canyon Creek, we truly believe in the uplifting power of gratitude. In fact, we believe in its power so much that we turn every single day into a celebration! See how we cultivate daily celebration at our senior living community.Read on … 

From the Spa to the Salon: How We Pamper Our Senior Residents

10/04/2016

As we age, it is common to feel less worthy of these beautifying treatments, no longer taking care of ourselves in the same ways that we used to. That's why beauty care is especially important as we age, as it helps to remind seniors that they are beautiful--on the inside and out. Learn how we bring the spa to our seniors here at Canyon Creek!Read on … 

Wii Sports for Seniors

09/05/2016

Did you know that Wii Sports can boost senior health? Game on! Learn how we incorporate Wii Sports into our senior exercise and activities program here at Canyon Creek Senior Living. Read on … 

Flex Your Brain: Canyon Creek's Memory Improvement Program

08/01/2016

As we age, it's important to flex our muscles, but our brains need a workout, too! From memory games to book clubs, how do Canyon Creek Senior Living residents keep their brains sharp?Read on … 

Be Cool: 5 Tips for Staying Safe in the Sun This Summer

07/15/2016

It's important to spend time outside and get some much-needed vitamin D, but it's also important to stay safe and cautious. Read on for tips on how to ensure you and your aging loved one stay nice and cool this summer.Read on …