September 30th, 2020
Fall Proofing Your House
According to the CDC, 33% of adults age 65 or older will experience a fall this year. For older adults, falls can cause very serious injuries like head trauma, internal bleeding, or hip fractures. These slips or tumbles are the leading cause for fatal and nonfatal injuries in older adults.
September 16th, 2020
TOP tips for simplifying your move—and your life
Moving into a retirement community offers many advantages: less time and money spent on upkeep, a worry-free lifestyle, a wider range of activities, and more. But a move can be stressful for older adults—not to mention physically exhausting.
August 26th, 2020
What makes CRISTA Different
When visitors walk through our community, we often hear them say, “There is something different here”. We believe that is because our residents and staff are brought together by common values and beliefs. We serve together, staff and residents, giving everyone an equal sense of purpose and commitment.
August 12th, 2020
Planning the Perfect Picnic
As our counties reopen in Washington, we are experiencing more freedom to move around and enjoy outdoor activities. Although they look much different than last summer, the Northwest is by far the richest area for picnics with hundreds of parks and day trip opportunities nearby.
June 3rd, 2020
10 Tips for Smoothing the Transition into Assisted Living
Transitions are for the brave. They require extra strength both physically and emotionally to weather the changes. That is why it is so important to come alongside our loved ones when the time arrives to make a move into Assisted Living.