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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 [...]

Summer hydration tips

Staying hydrated is always important for seniors' health. However, in the summer when temperatures are high and people are more likely to spend more time in the sun, consuming enough water is essential [...]

Seniors and Exercise: How to Get Started

Welcome to part one in our series of articles focusing on exercise and senior health. We’ll be covering a wide variety of topics such as how to get started on exercise, what’s [...]

Celebrating Father’s Day

Celebrating Father’s Day with your Dad with Dementia Father’s Day is around the corner, which means time with dad, heartfelt gifts, and maybe a dad joke or two. If your father has [...]

Summer Activities for Seniors

It's that time of year when the outdoors beckon! Spending time outside in the summer is good for all ages, but especially beneficial for seniors. It increases vitamin D levels, which helps [...]

Owl contribute – Seniors and pets

This quarter’s Contribute theme is focusing on pets and animals in need. Oakmont has always been a proud supporter of our residents having animals in their homes. Animals provide companionship and love, [...]

Villa Capri and Varenna Resident Art Show

Varenna, a luxury Continuing Care Retirement Community, and Villa Capri, an Assisted Living and Memory Care community, hosted a joint art show on their shared campus to showcase their residents’ incredible talents. Over 100 [...]

Seniors and Gardening

When looking for a fun activity to do outside, many of our residents choose gardening. It stimulates all of the senses, awakens our connection with nature, and rewards us with fresh flowers and juicy [...]

A spring recipe from Regional Chef, Rina Younan

Spring has sprung and it’s one of my favorite seasons! Everything blossoms and grows, and everywhere you look there are blue skies, colorful flowers and green grass. At Oakmont, many of our chefs will be [...]

Seniors Benefit from Giving Back

Ask someone who volunteers their time and skills to help others why they do it and you will get a variety of answers: some put themselves in the shoes of those in need, while [...]