Friday, November 15, 2019

Bored? Shake Up Your Normal Routine!

assisted living Ann ArborPredictable schedules can become boring. Look at your schedule of activities and consider trying something you’ve never done. This can be a great way to break out of your shell and have some fun!

Learn more here!

Make Hillside Terrace Your Home Away from Home! 


We can help give your family peace of mind. When you’re at home, you’ll know your loved one is taken care of and in good hands. Hillside Terrace, “Where our family shares life with your family!” Schedule a tour of Hillside Terrace today!


For other floorplan information and assisted living availability, please contact us today at (734) 761-4451.

Friday, November 1, 2019

6 Tips to Help Seniors Overcome Boredom

assisted living Ann Arbor Are you a Senior who finds yourself bored?

Are you tired of the same routine every single day?

Want to make your day more enjoyable?

Try these ideas to liven up your daily routine:

  1. Shake up your normal routine
  2. Learn something new
  3. Make a new friend
  4. Find your creative side
  5. Join an exercise club 
  6. Mark events on your calendar
Learn more here!

Make Hillside Terrace Your Home Away from Home! 


We can help give your family peace of mind. When you’re at home, you’ll know your loved one is taken care of and in good hands. Hillside Terrace, “Where our family shares life with your family!” Schedule a tour of Hillside Terrace today!


For other floorplan information and assisted living availability, please contact us today at (734) 761-4451.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Finding the Right Senior Care Center Can Be a Challenge for LGBTQ Elders

senior care centers Ann Arbor Are you worried about finding the right care?

Are you worried you’ll be singled out for being different?

Are you worried about how you’re going to pay for a senior care center in Ann Arbor or the surrounding areas?

According to SeniorLiving.org, LGBTQ elders face many challenges including:

  • “Government social programs such as Social Security and Medicaid do not recognize or support LGBT families.
  • Social Security does not pay survivor benefits to same-sex partners.
  • Unlike married heterosexual spouses, unmarried partners in lifelong relationships cannot receive Social Security benefits.
  • Medicaid does not protect same-sex partners' assets and homes when a spouse enters a long-term care facility.
  • Many same-sex partners are denied visitation rights in hospitals and long-term care facilities.
  • In some senior living communities, LGBT people are openly discriminated against and/or ostracized.”

Schedule a Tour Today!


We warmly invite you to see the difference we can make when your family shares life with our family. For more information about LGBTQ services and the other services we provide, visit us at HillsideTerrace.net, or contact us here! Hillside Terrace – “Where our family shares life with your family!” Schedule a tour today!

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

LGBTQ Elders Are Welcome at Hillside Terrace

senior care centers Ann ArborAt Hillside Terrace, we support LGBTQ elders. We won’t tolerate LGBT elders being bullied at our senior care center in Ann Arbor

“We want LGBT seniors to see Hillside as a welcoming place,” says Nanya Litz. “We train our staff to care for everyone who lives at our retirement community. It’s important to understand how LGBT elders feel the way they feel and how we can help them feel comfortable. We want to help them seek any help that they feel that they may need."

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Have Questions About How Hillside Terrace is an All-Inclusive Community?



Know your options for a brighter future. If you have questions about LGBTQ services at Hillside, give us a call at Hillside Terrace today.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

How Do You Pick the Right Pet?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “before adopting a new pet, make sure that it is the right one for you. Do some research beforehand about the specific needs of the animal. Ask yourself these questions before getting a pet:
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  • How long will this animal live?
  • What does the pet eat?
  • How much exercise does the pet need?
  • How large will it become?
  • How much will it cost for veterinary care?
  • Do I have enough time to properly care for and clean up after the pet?
  • What type of habitat does this pet need to be healthy?
  • What type of exercise does this pet need?
  • Are pets allowed in my house, apartment, or condominium?
  • Are there young children, older people, or people with weak immune systems who will care for or be around the pet?”

Make Hillside Terrace Your Home Away from Home! 


We can help give your family peace of mind. When you’re at home, you’ll know your loved one is taken care of and in good hands. Hillside Terrace, “Where our family shares life with your family!” Schedule a tour of Hillside Terrace today!


For other floorplan information and assisted living availability, please contact us today at (734) 761-4451.

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Lasting Health Benefits to Owning a Furry Friend

assisted living Ann ArborDo you think a furry friend could help your loved one cope with depression or help increase physical activity? Then you might consider adopting them a pet! 

Pets can:
  1. Lift our mood and spirt.
  2. Keep us active!
  3. Increase our chances for social interaction with other pet owners.
  4. Reduces our risk for heart disease. 

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, pet companionship can also help lower cholesterol and triglyceride levels, lower blood pressure and encourage healthier heart rates.


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For more information about assisted living in Ann Arbor offered at Hillside Terrace, visit us at HillsideTerrace.net, or contact us here! We’re focused on holistically improving and maintaining the well-being of our residents through promoting independence, a stimulating environment, and building rapport. Schedule a tour with us today!


Thursday, August 15, 2019

Physical Health is Good for Dementia Care & Overall Health and Wellness!

dementia care ann arborStudies have shown that people diagnosed with dementia who perform physical tasks on a daily basis do better in the long run. Daily activities can improve memory, foster emotional connections, improve self-expression, lessen anxiety and irritability, and make the elderly feel happier about the life they’re living!

Learn more here!

Best Dementia Care in Ann Arbor: Schedule a Tour Today!



We warmly invite you to see the difference we can make when your family shares life with our family. For more information about dementia care in Ann Arbor and the other services we provide, visit us at HillsideTerrace.net, or contact us here! Hillside Terrace – “Where our family shares life with your family!” Schedule a tour today!