Archive for the ‘Judson at Home’ Category

Adventures in Retirement: Exploring Antarctica, Botswana, and Alaska

Posted on: October 31st, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

Not too many years ago, if you saw a large, cherry-red Hummer truck tooling around the Chagrin River valley, Fran Baker may have been in the driver’s seat. Besides being a truck lover, Fran is a world traveler, award-winning nature photographer, and accomplished collector of Navajo artifacts, petrified wood, African masks, Zuni fetishes, exotic jewelry, […]

Judson at Home – There When You Need Us Most

Posted on: March 28th, 2018 by Luke Frazier

Life, someone once pointed out, is what happens when we are busy making other plans. We all know changes are a part of life, and we prepare the best we can. But sometimes just the littlest of things (like microscopic influenza viruses) can turn life upside down. The following story is about the flu and, […]

Introducing the New Judson at Home

Posted on: January 10th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

Are you ready to move out of your home, perhaps where you’ve been for decades? The answer, if you’re like 90% of the AARP survey respondents age 65+, is an emphatic No! But that’s all right; the new Judson at Home (JAH) has got you covered. Judson at Home has been around for ten years, […]

Happy Winter! Top 10 Winter Safety Tips for Older Adults

Posted on: December 20th, 2017 by Judson Senior Living

Once you’ve lived through a few Ohio winters, you know how to handle the bad weather, right? Not necessarily, says Sally Moennich, Judson’s Hospice Administrator. “Winter presents some unique challenges as people age,” she says. “For instance, we all have a flashlight in the house – but where is it? If your power goes out, […]

5 Tips for Talking with Your Parents about Home Care

Posted on: May 1st, 2017 by Judson Senior Living

As our parents grow older there comes a time for that difficult discussion regarding their well-being and safety at home. Often, our parents are uncomfortable with the idea of moving into a retirement community. And that’s fine—retirement living is not for everyone. An alternative option, however, is hiring a professional caregiver to come into their home to provide […]

“A Family of Friends”: Six Companions Discuss Why Judson at Home Works for Them

Posted on: February 6th, 2017 by Judson Senior Living

Outside, it’s January and the leaden sky hangs heavy with cold rain. But inside Radius, the elegant restaurant at South Franklin Circle, the air is filled with warmth and good cheer. Within the intimate dining room, six long-time friends are gathered around an ample table, their conversation punctuated with peals of laughter and shared recollections. […]

Planning for the Future: Judson at Home Provides Retirement Living with Peace of Mind

Posted on: December 5th, 2016 by Judson Senior Living

There’s no doubt about it: When it comes to accomplishments, Judson at Home members Diane Millet and Susan Dean are champs. For one thing, the Cleveland power couple can point to meaningful careers and an enviable array of advanced degrees. In Susan’s case, the retired executive director of United Cerebral Palsy holds a doctorate in […]

Judson at Home Provides Security for Aging in Place

Posted on: October 17th, 2016 by Judson Senior Living

Like many seniors, Nancy Hammond hopes to age in place in her home near Shaker Square. “I like my suite, I like the people, and I like being able to walk to the services I need,” says the retired business librarian and indefatigable volunteer for the arts. A quick wit, Nancy goes on to explain […]

7 Frequently Asked Questions About Judson’s Home Healthcare Membership Program

Posted on: August 27th, 2015 by Judson Senior Living

Judson at Home is an affordable, customizable membership program that keeps you living independently in your own home. As a member, you have access to all the social, cultural and educational programs at any of Judson’s communities including our highly regarded wellness and fitness centers. You’ll benefit from a safety net of healthcare services with […]

10 Things to Look For in a Home Healthcare Membership Program

Posted on: August 25th, 2015 by Judson Senior Living

Older adults today have a number of options to choose from when it comes to aging successfully. From simply starting a strength training program at a local gym, getting extra help at home with day-to-day tasks, or downsizing and moving to a retirement community, the choices are endless. One of the more innovative choices of […]