Meet a Couple of Our Sandy Springs Residents

It can be tough selecting an independent senior living community. Like churches, it often seems like there’s one on every corner, each with their own pros and cons.  That’s why it’s our goal at The Mansions to ensure that our communities are a right fit for you – we want to make your decision to move to a Mansions Senior... Read More

Why Senior Living Communities Can Make You Healthier

Living alone – and being lonely – can have negative affects on your health. In fact, according to recent studies, there is evidence that depression can shorten your lifespan, which people with fewer social connections tend to suffer from. This is why it’s important to always ensure that you have healthy connections and activities to do, especially as you age.... Read More

Proud to Be Named Best Community for Midlifers!

Thank you to bestself Magazine and your readers for choosing Mansions Senior Living and our four senior independent living communities (Alpharetta, Decatur, Gwinnett Park and Sandy Springs) as your Best of 2021, Best Community for Active Mid-lifers! We're honored that you would choose The Mansions! If you want to find out why we're the "best in 2021," come and visit... Read More

How to Make Friends in Your New Senior Living Community

Children easily make friends. Pretty much everyone that they meet immediately becomes their friend. As adults, however, most of us find it difficult to meet and connect with others. That’s one of the reasons why many people are reluctant to move to a new location. All of this can be doubly hard for seniors. Leaving family and current friends can... Read More

Do Senior Living Communities Make Financial Sense?

Are you considering moving into a senior living community? Then, you may be thinking about whether the costs are worth it. What are the financial benefits of moving into a retirement community? The truth is there are many. Hefner Mansions Senior Living Center Differences Between Staying at Home or Moving to a Retirement Community Many of us are ready to... Read More

What Exactly Are Senior Living Apartments?

You’ve probably seen ad after ad for “retirement communities” or “senior living apartments”. You may be asking yourself what the heck these are. You’re not alone. Most of us have watched enough TV to think that retirement communities equate to “nursing homes”. But the “reality” on TV is far from actual reality. In fact, there are many benefits to senior... Read More

Aging in Place vs. Senior Living Community: Which Should You Choose?

Aging in place has become the “new” concept design trend. Many people as they grow older prefer to stay in their current home, a place where their kids grew up and where all their friends live. So, many will invest in thousands of dollars in upgrades to make their home better geared to them as they grow older. Yet, there... Read More

Maintain Your Lifestyle With the Right Retirement Community

Many of us want to stay in our own homes when we get older – but sometimes that simply isn’t feasible. If the kids have moved away, and the house has become too big just for you, or it’s getting harder to navigate the stairs, then we may need to start looking at alternatives, like a senior living community. The... Read More