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Mansions Senior Living’s blog shares articles about senior health and wellness, events in our retirement communities, and interviews with our staff. Through our blog, we educate residents and families and keep them up-to-date on news, community information, trends in aging, and more!

  • 5 Fun Activities Seniors Can Do This Spring in Georgia

    5 Fun Activities Seniors Can Do This Spring in Georgia You might be wondering what to do with your parents and other grandparents this spring. While you might be ready to move on from the winter, spring is a great time to reconnect with family. In addition to weekly get-togethers, springtime is a wonderful time …

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  • Best of Gwinnett 2021

    Best of Gwinnett Winner!

    We’ve done it again. We’re proud to have been voted for by the local community. We were named Best of Gwinnett in 2021 by Gwinnett Magazine. The Best of Gwinnett designation is the highest rating given to the businesses who receive the largest number of votes from the community. Polls stay open for a 10-month …

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  • Eldergrow Program at The Mansions

    The Science of Wellbeing

    It’s no surprise that a connection to nature plays a positive role in our wellbeing. There have been hundreds of studies looking at this non-pharmacological approach to wellness and how it improves mood, pain management, and physical recovery. Neuroscience suggests that experiences rooted in nature are a positive distraction that can increase pain tolerance and …

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  • Importance of Socialization

    The Effects of Isolation & the Importance of Socialization

    As we grow older, we tend to become more isolated. Friends and family move away. We tend to restrict our social outings to the familiar, which can decrease over time. Eventually, our social group grows smaller. This can lead to extreme isolation. Studies have shown that loneliness and isolation can lead to serious health problems. …

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  • Resident Testimonial

    The Mansions Testimonial from a Former Resident’s Family

    We are coming up on a year since dad left us for his Heavenly home. I’m writing to let you know how much we appreciate all that the Mansions did to make his final years enjoyable. When we first started talking about his moving there, he was totally against it. But the day of his …

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  • Caring.com Caring Star

    Southwest Mansions Top-Rated on Caring.com

    Southwest Mansions is proud to have been named one of Caring.com’s “Caring Stars 2022”,  Caring’s annual list of the best senior care agencies. The Caring Stars 2022 includes 518 senior care agencies in 46 states and Washington, DC. Caring Stars started in 2012 as the first service-recognition program of its kind in the senior living industry. It expanded …

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  • Pinnacle Customer Experience Award 2022

    Sandy Springs Receives 2022 Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight

    For the second year in a row, The Mansions at Sandy Springs Senior Independent has been named a recipient of the Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2022 Customer Experience Award™. Qualifying for the award in the category Overall Satisfaction, The Mansions at Sandy Springs was shown to display a continued dedication to providing Best in Class senior …

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