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CRISTA Senior Living provides retirement resources and tools to families as they navigate the next chapter of life and care needed.
November 22nd, 2023
Thanksgiving Traditions: How Seniors Can Celebrate the Holiday Season
As Thanksgiving approaches, seniors at Crista Senior Living, a Christian Independent Living Community in Shoreline and Silverdale, Washington, have the opportunity to create memorable holiday traditions in our senior housing facilities. In this article, we will explore creative ways seniors can celebrate Thanksgiving while enjoying the community and support provided by Crista Senior Living.
November 8th, 2023
How Exercise Keeps Seniors Healthy Through November Chilly Weather
Making exercise a priority becomes even more crucial as November arrives and the weather gets colder, aiding seniors in maintaining their mobility and overall health. At Cristwood, a Christian Independent Living Community in Shoreline, near Seattle, we know exercise is vital to maintaining an active lifestyle, even in cooler weather.
July 2nd, 2021
Family Talk: How to Bring Up Senior Living
The transition to a senior living community is a monumental lifestyle shift that can feel daunting. What many may not realize, however, is that when their aging parent or loved one makes the move to the right community, it can be a time of liberation and personal enrichment rather than one of limitations and stagnation.
June 1st, 2021
Young at Heart: The Value of Multigenerational Living
One of the age-old foundations of human experience is the concept of older generations passing down knowledge, stories and wisdom to those that follow. It’s a beautiful and meaningful function of our society that is woven into its very fabric.
November 11th, 2020
7 Memory-Boosting Activities For Seniors
Keeping our mind active is as vital as maintaining physical strength and fitness. Just as workouts help build and retain lean muscle to our body in later years, performing targeted, regular brain exercises can also increase the cognitive reserve of our brain.
October 28th, 2020
How is Your Memory?
November is National Alzheimer’s Month which is a great time to have your memory checked. As a memory care community, we would like to encourage you to have a memory screening. With the goal of early detection and prevention, memory screenings present a valuable opportunity to learn more about healthy lifestyle choices.
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.