The Cottages Blog

10 Great Holiday Gift Ideas for Seniors

The holidays are just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about what gifts you’re going to give. Here are just a few great gift ideas that you could buy your senior loved ... Read More

How to Help Your Senior Mom Through the "Holiday Blues"

While the winter holidays are meant to be a time filled with loved ones and happiness, for some people, this season can cause intense feelings of sadness and even depressive episodes. ... Read More

5 Facts About ADHD in Seniors

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a chronic condition. Those who have ADHD have difficulty paying attention and are often hyperactive and act impulsively. While ADHD is ... Read More

Using Doll Therapy to Treat Alzheimer's

There are currently several different Read More

5 Fun Thanksgiving Activities for Seniors

We kick off the holiday season with Thanksgiving, a day that reminds us that sometimes we should slow down and take the time to remember all of the things for which we are thankful. This ... Read More

Exercise Could Keep Your Senior Mom's Brain 10 Years Younger

Regular exercise is important if you want to stay healthy and happy. Having a Read More

8 Common Reasons Seniors End up in the ER and How to Avoid Them

There are many reasons why seniors may end up in the emergency room. While it is not always possible to prevent an ER trip, knowing the most common reasons that a hospital visit may ... Read More