U.S. News & World Report Spotlight: Prior Lake

New Perspective Prior Lake is one of the 12 New Perspective locations featured in U.S. News and World Report’s list of the best senior living communities in the country. We couldn’t agree more! Let’s dive into why this is such a standout place to call home! Prior Lake is the perfect place for those who want to spend their golden

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U.S. News & World Report Spotlight: New Perspective Twin Ports

We’re taking time to highlight several New Perspective locations across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois named to U.S. News and World Report’s 2022 list of the nation’s best senior living communities. This award showcases the important work our people do each day to create communities where older adults Live Life on Purpose®. In this blog, you’ll learn more about our New

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U.S. News & World Report Spotlight: New Perspective in Waconia, MN

We’re continuing to recognize ten New Perspective locations across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois named to U.S. News and World Report’s 2022 list of the nation’s best senior living communities. This award embodies the important work of everyone at these locations and our caring staff companywide who put our residents first daily. In this blog, we would like to introduce you

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Retirement Community vs. Independent Living

We understand that it can be difficult to find the right home for a senior. If you’re looking for senior citizen apartments or trying to determine the difference between a retirement community vs. independent living, we’re here to provide some clarification.  When trying to find the next place to call home, it can feel like you have endless options: retirement

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Memory Care Packing Checklist

If a family member or a loved one has dementia or other cognitive impairments, there are certainly challenges involved. A memory care community can improve not only the senior’s quality of life, but that of their family and friends as well. Thorough planning for the move to a memory care community is key to ensuring a smooth, stress-free, and comfortable

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What’s the Difference Between Independent Living vs. Assisted Living?

Exploring new living arrangements for yourself or for an aging loved one can be a bit overwhelming. You want what’s best, and you’re likely to run into various types of senior care options, housing, and living situations. And you might have some questions. A common one is the difference between assisted living and independent living. We’ll guide you through those

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U.S. News & World Report Spotlight: New Perspective in Silvis, IL

New Perspective Silvis, IL

We’re continuing to celebrate ten New Perspective locations across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois that were named to U.S. News and World Report’s 2022 list of the nation’s best senior living communities. This honor is a testament to the dedication of the teams at these locations and our caring staff companywide who put our residents first each day. Over the next

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4 Benefits of Senior Assisted Living vs. Staying at Home

As your loved one ages, even simple tasks can become challenging. From getting around the house safely to remembering to take medication, there’s a lot to worry about when it comes to your parent getting older and living alone. How do you decide when living at home is no longer an option? And what alternative living options are best suited

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At What Point Do Dementia Patients Need 24 Hour Care?

Caring for a loved one with dementia is no easy feat, and only becomes more difficult and emotionally-taxing as their disease progresses. At a certain point, the right decision to make for yourself and your loved one’s wellbeing is to get them professional 24-hour care. But when is the right time to make that decision? At what point do dementia

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10 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Senior Living Community

10 questions for senior living

What was true when we were children is even more true today: asking questions is the best way to find out what you really need to know about anything. And it often means going deeper and asking about details—like when considering what to look for in a senior living community. Knowing the details can make the difference between just being

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