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Making the Most of Your Community Tour

What to know, what to take, and what to ask. When it comes to choosing a senior living community, the interactions you have with thecommunity are vitally important to your decision-making process. Often, the first in-personcontact you’ll have is a tour. It’s a great opportunity to ask questions of many differentpeople, observe the life of …

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Your Guide to “Rightsizing”

A common step before moving into your ideal senior living community is to go through the process of downsizing. When a lot of people hear the word “downsizing”, the initial feelings of stress and anxiety can creep in. So instead of downsizing, we like to call it rightsizing. Rightsizing: The act of making room for …

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CHOOSING THE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU

Seven helpful points to consider Choosing a retirement community is one of the most important decisions you’ll make for the nextchapter of your life. But with differences in things like costs, contract options, availability of health care,amenities, services and more, choosing the community that’s the best fit for you requires research. To make comparing your …

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Can I Afford a Senior Living Community?

Comparing the value of a retirement community to living at home Many people assume that aging in place at home will be the most cost-effective option for their retirement years. However, when they begin to look at the details and compare the value of living in a retirement community to the costs associated with remaining …

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Face the Future with Confidence

Make sure your future plans safeguard against changing needs. Read how you can protect what’s most important. The facts. Retirement without a plan for long-term care is only half a plan. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than two-thirds of seniors 65 or older will need to spend an average …

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5 Senior Living Misconceptions

When you hear the term “senior living community,” what does it mean to you? Think about orwrite down a few phrases that come to mind. Now — which of those are actually true? It’s not unusual for people to have misconceptions about what living in a Life Plan RetirementCommunity is like, especially if they haven’t …

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8 Signs It’s Time to Move

You love your house. The memories. The mementos. The extra bedrooms. The furniture you have to dust every couple of weeks. The lawn you have to mow. The property taxes. The square footage you no longer use. Maybe it’s time to consider moving? Here are 8 signs it’s time to move. • The kids have …

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Life Care Services Ranked #1 in Independent Living Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

Nation’s second-largest senior living operator receives highest score in all 6 factors Capital Manor is excited to announce our management company, Life Care Services, has become the first and only senior living company to rank first in customer satisfaction for three consecutive years among independent senior living communities in the J.D. Power 2021 – Senior Living …

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The Montessori Method for Memory Care at Capital Manor

Like many, you may have heard about the Montessori Method but not know what it is or what makes it so different from other approaches to teaching. And that’s okay. All you really need to know is that after a century in practice, it has a proven record of success. In fact, it is such …

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