Seniors looking for room in Davis

  By Bill Powell and David Thompson Special to The Enterprise April 15, 2018 “Each day I get five calls from low-income seniors looking to find housing in Davis,” says Susan at Shasta Point Retirement Community. “And each day at least one senior arrives at Shasta Point anxious to get housing and hoping by turning [...]

The Keys to Super Longevity

Psychologist Susan Pinker presents fascinating evidence on the keys to living a long, healthy life. Researching the Italian island of Sardinia, home to more than six times as many centenarians as the mainland and ten times as many as North America give insight to what it takes to live to 100 and beyond. Here's the [...]

Davis Enterprise: West Davis Active Adult Community in 2018

The Davis Planning Commission will conduct public hearings on proposed projects in Davis, including the West Davis Active Adult Community. The Davis Enterprise recently published this article outlining the details of the community and information every Davis resident should know. Read here

The Cost of Loneliness

Family, connections, friendships. These are aspects of a persons life that will naturally get smaller as we grow older. But, what is the true cost of loneliness? This insightful article explains that loneliness can actually have a price tag. Regardless, we spend so much of our life nurturing our relationships and purpose, why let it [...]

Healthy, Happy Aging

What brings health, happiness and energy to one's life varies person to person. One thing is for sure, every individual needs some type of outlet that provides excitement and interest. This is essential to keep a youthful approach and delay the aging process. This article explores some interesting ways seniors are avoiding loneliness and  staying [...]

Elder Orphans Unite

With social media, you never fear being alone. At least this is the message "elder orphans" are spreading. A new Facebook group has sparked the discussion among childless adults (55 years +) who realized after a life of careers or taking care of aging parents or siblings there can be challenges with little to no [...]

Meetings Continue For West Davis Active Adult Community

A series of meetings is underway, offering Davis residents insight on an active adult community proposed for West Davis. At Shasta Drive and West Covell Boulevard, the West Davis Active Adult Community is designed for current Davis residents. It features 325 small to medium single-story homes, and affordable senior apartments. About 80 percent of the [...]

Gym Location Can Effect Workout Frequency

Researchers have found that the location of a gym can actually effect the frequency of visits. Longer commutes to the gym are associated with fewer visits. As seen in The Wall Street Journal article titled “How Close Does Your Gym Need To Be?,” people are likely to workout more often when a gym is located [...]

Retirement Communities Commitment to Education

Higher education in later decades of life has become an extremely popular topic. As seen in The Wall Street Journal article titled "Seniors Seek Intellectual Buzz," seniors are looking for convenient ways to expand their education horizons. This concept it a focal part of what we envision for the West Davis Active Adult Community. With [...]

Themed Active Adult Community Attracts Attention

"It's 5 o'clock somewhere" is now more than a cliché, it's part of the lifestyle at the Margaritaville themed active adult community in Daytona Beach, FL. This is an age restricted village with nearly 7,000 homes, a retail center and, of course, a bandstand for community events. See the full article here To Live and [...]

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