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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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  • Sandy Springs Residents: John & Molly Titus

    Resident Profile: Meet John & Molly

    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 …

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    Picking a Senior Living Community: Independent Living vs. Assisted Living vs. Memory Care

    If you’re in the process of evaluating senior living communities, you might have come across the following types: senior independent living, assisted living, and memory care. You may be wondering what’s the difference between these different communities – and which one is right for you or your loved. To help you narrow down your choices, …

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  • How Retirement Communities Can Make You Healthier

    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 …

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  • How to Make Friends in Your New Senior Living Community

    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 …

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  • Do Retirement Communities Make Financial Sense?

    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. Differences Between Staying at Home or Moving to a Retirement Community Many of us are ready to …

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  • Mansions Sample Floor Plan

    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 …

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