Tag Archives: retirement living

The construction of The Homestead has begun!

This was written by Frank Simmonds – our resident Historian and the unofficial Mayor of Springwell. We thought you would enjoy his update on our new Independent Living building!  How often we have sat on the veranda and enjoyed the greenery of Springwell’s back yard, or have watched children ride their sleds down the hill.… Read More

Phil Golden Judges Aging 2.0 Tech Accelerator

Springwell’s Director and Principle, Phil Golden, was one of 7 Judges for Aging 2.0’s Technology Accelerator.  Aging 2.0’s Baltimore chapter is part of a wide network focused on highlighting innovation for the senior community. Their mission is to help health entrepreneurs test and validate their technology by working with mentors as well as senior focus groups. Springwell will… Read More

A Life That Inspires

If only we could all live life to it’s fullest with such passion and longevity.  There is no doubt that Yvonne Dowel’s active lifestyle kept her healthy and happy for 90 years.  She is an inspiration and we thought you would enjoy reading her story and watching her skate.  Click here to read the entire article.

Holidays With Aging Parents

If you have aging parents, the Holiday’s are a great time to really observe them and look for clues on how they are managing. It’s no coincidence that at Springwell we get many phone calls right after the holidays.  Loved ones have picked up worrisome sings of trouble or worry about a crisis looming. Click… Read More

November is National Caregiver’s Month

November is National Caregiver’s Month and reminds us that the Caregiver Action Network  is a fantastic resource for caregivers. They have a comprehensive website that you may want to familiarize yourself with their website by clicking here.  The theme this year is take care of yourself first. The first rule of taking care of others: take care of yourself first.… Read More