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Celebrate Spring With Your Senior Loved One

Springtime is upon us! Below are several ways that you can celebrate the season with your senior loved one.Spend time outdoors. The sunshine is returning and that means we have ample opportunity to get [...]

Santa Clarita Chamber Hosts Year-End Holiday Mixer

About 200 members and guests of the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce celebrated the holidays with a year-capping mixer held at Oakmont of Santa Clarita, an eldercare facility at 28650 Newhall Ranch Road. [...]

Dutch Apple Pie Recipe

The holiday season has arrived! Many of us spread holiday cheer to friends and family with sweet homemade treats. At Oakmont, our culinary team prepares delicious made-from-scratch pies for residents and their families to [...]

Celebrating Veteran’s Day

On November 11, 2018, we celebrate Veterans Day to honor all those who have served our country. A 2012 Gallup research study found that four out of five 85 to 89-year-olds have served [...]

White Cane Safety Day

October 15th is White Cane Safety Day. When this day was first established in 1963, President Johnson noted that, “The white cane in our society has become one of the symbols of a [...]

National Grandparent’s Day

September 9th is Grandparents Day. This national holiday provides the opportunity to honor grandparents and remind them how special they are. Here are a few ways that you can celebrate: Interview Grandparents – [...]

National Senior Citizens Day

August 21st is National Senior Citizens Day. In 1988, President Ronald Reagan signed a proclamation declaring this holiday, which honors adults over the age of 60. During his announcement, he explained the reasoning behind [...]

Traveling with Seniors

The summer season has arrived! Now that school’s out, many families will take a vacation. If you are planning on bringing a senior on your trip, here are some recommendations for traveling with [...]

Empower Yolo’s Summer Solstice celebration

Oakmont Senior Living proudly supported Empower Yolo’s Summer Solstice celebration, whichtook place this past Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the UC Davis Alumni Center. All proceeds from this event will go towards a remodel of [...]

The Longest Day

Thursday, June 21st is the summer solstice, which marks the longest day of the year. The Alzheimer’s Association promotes an annual “Longest Day” campaign on this date to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease. Businesses [...]

It’s Time To Celebrate Mother’s Day

It’s the month of May, which means we’ll soon celebrate Mother’s Day. If your mother is a senior, consider these thoughtful gifts as a way to communicate your love. The best gift is [...]

The Benefits of Pets for Seniors  

Many of us have owned a furry friend who has changed our lives. Whether it’s a dog or a cat, we are often drawn to pets because they provide a unique sense of comfort [...]

Seniors & Sleep

Our sleep patterns are affected by time changes and with daylight savings approaching, it’s generally believed that “losing” an hour in the spring is harder to adjust to than “gaining” an hour in the [...]

Oakmont Of Santa Clarita Offers Residents Fine Dining

At Oakmont of Santa Clarita, senior residents can experience restaurant-style fine dining at every meal thanks to the community’s head chef, Jonathan Schwartz.With a winter menu currently being offered in addition to daily specials, an [...]

Models Open at Fair Oaks Luxury Retirement Community

Four completed and fully furnished model units are open for viewing at Fair Oaks’ newest retirement community, Oakmont of Fair Oaks. A studio suite, an open one bedroom/companion, a large one- bedroom and a two-bedroom [...]

Seniors and Safety While Driving

Driving can sometimes be challenging for seniors, even more so if they use their cellphone while driving. A recent survey released by The University of California San Diego School of Medicine reveals that [...]

How seniors avoid injury while exercising

We’ve been covering tips and tricks that seniors can use while they embark on their own fitness journeys and this next article will focus on tips for avoiding injury while exercising. For a [...]