7 Ways Seniors Can Improve Video Calls

One of the greatest lessons we learned from 2020 was how to use technology to our advantage. Programs like Facetime and Zoom brought families and friends close together when distance and safety inhibited gatherings. While there is nothing better than physically being next to your loved ones, technology has proven it can help strengthen relationships
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Kennybrook Village Wins 2021 Best of Assisted Living Award From SeniorAdvisor.com

GRIMES, Iowa — Kennybrook Village is proud to announce that they have been selected as one of the 2021 Best of Assisted Living Award Winners on SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America and Canada. Kennybrook Village has won this award three years in a row.  
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6 Gift Ideas For Your Parents or Grandparents

It’s that time of year again! If you’re struggling for new ideas for what to buy for grandparents or seniors in your life, here are a few fool-proof suggestions sure to please. The best part of these gifts? They are made to be shared with your loved one.   Books Reading is a lifelong pastime.
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5 Socially-Distant Ways to Show Grandparents Your Thankfulness

The pandemic has temporarily changed how generations of families interact with one another. Here are a few fun ways to spend time with loved ones, while observing social distancing guidelines. Set a routine. Try to block off a regular check-in time every week or every few days to say hello and discuss life events. If
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Kennybrook Village Earned Five-Star Ratings in Each CMS Rating Category

Grimes, Iowa – Kennybrook Village earned five-star ratings in each Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rating category during their 2020 annual survey. Kennybrook Village’s Executive Director Ryan Stuck said, “Our team’s everyday goal is to provide the greatest care possible in every aspect of this community. Receiving a five-star rating in every category
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How To Talk To A Loved One Who Doesn’t Remember You

For adult children and loved ones, facing the changes dementia and Alzheimer’s presents can be devastating. Abrupt changes in mood, odd behavior, and the loss of precious memories can be challenging to watch. You might be unsure how to interact with your loved one. Here are some things to consider when your loved one no
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