Blog Archives

Supporting Engagement and Emotional Well-Being for Those with Dementia

A couple of friends enjoy the sunshine on the patio while someone else reads a book. Others have coffee and talk about the news of the day. It all sounds like a perfectly lovely morning at New Pond Village, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Walpole, MA. Only, this is the memory care neighborhood, […]

Seven Signs It’s Time For Assisted Living

The discussion about making the transition to Assisted Living is never easy to have with your parent. And as time goes on, it doesn’t get any easier. After all, it’s a reversal of roles: Once, they were your caregiver, and now you need to take care of them. That can be difficult for them to […]

How To Have “The Talk” With Your Parents About Aging

Have you noticed your parents are starting to need more help around the house, or are having trouble managing their medications or eating properly? As you and your parents plan for the future, it’s important to talk to them about aging and quality of life. Flipping the caregiver role can be difficult, but it’s imperative […]

CCRC’s Like New Pond Village Grow In Popularity

The senior population continues to grow as Baby Boomers age and so does the need for senior living options. Continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) like New Pond Village in Walpole, Massachusetts, are becoming more popular choices. Part of the reason for the increase in the popularity of the CCRCs is that a couple can make […]

The Future of Senior Living: Lifecare Communities

By 2040, demand for senior housing is expected to more than double. Lifecare communities are playing a significant role in the current boom. These communities typically include independent living, assisted living and memory care. At New Pond Village, we’ve recently opened the first memory care neighborhood in Walpole to add to our existing care offerings. What factors […]