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Debunking Senior Living Myths: Moving Means Leaving Behind Memories and Loved Ones

Imagine a place where you create incredible new memories every day. Visualize a custom-made community for you with interesting activities, good friends and neighbors, well-planned conveniences, and more time for the things you love to do. These ideas can often feel unrealistic or farfetched, especially to seniors. However, these exciting concepts are real experiences that [...]

By |2020-06-02T14:00:38+00:00June 2nd, 2020|Blog Post|Comments Off on Debunking Senior Living Myths: Moving Means Leaving Behind Memories and Loved Ones

Featured Resident – Arthur and Patricia Moyer

  Arthur and Patricia Moyer met 70 years ago this April. They eloped in June of that year. With that many years together, you can imagine the stories they have to tell! They were both in the Navy. Art became a Research Chemist, and Pat was an Occupational Therapist. Later, Pat became a teacher for over [...]

By |2020-03-10T18:09:38+00:00March 10th, 2020|Blog Post, Featured Resident|Comments Off on Featured Resident – Arthur and Patricia Moyer

Achieve Successful Aging Through Mental Fitness

The concept of aging can be daunting. As we grow older, it’s natural to become more concerned with the care of our bodies. We may attend a weekly aerobics class or cut down on sweets. Yet, smart food choices and physical fitness are just the tip of the self-care iceberg. As we begin to navigate [...]

By |2020-03-02T18:43:51+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Blog Post|Comments Off on Achieve Successful Aging Through Mental Fitness

Adult Children on Their Parents Moving to a CCRC

The decision for seniors to move into a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) is a hard decision to make. It is a decision that impacts more than just prospective residents. The parent’s children are often the most affected by the move and act as the chief influencers for their parents. Many children are concerned that [...]

By |2019-12-02T20:36:48+00:00December 2nd, 2019|Blog Post|Comments Off on Adult Children on Their Parents Moving to a CCRC

Hurricane Preparedness at Buena Vida Estates

Hurricane season is a scary time for everyone, but it can be especially scary when you have an elderly relative that lives alone or if you are the elderly individual. 49% of people who perish during hurricanes are over the age of 75. According to the American Red Cross, the fatality rate is so high [...]

By |2019-09-17T15:44:20+00:00September 17th, 2019|Blog Post|Comments Off on Hurricane Preparedness at Buena Vida Estates

Featured Resident – Joan Sayyah

Joan Sayyah is a woman of heart and true lover of others. With her husband in the military, Joan was constantly on the move not only in housing but also in whatever community she came to. Joan moved to Naples, Italy back in 1966 and taught in a military school there for 4 years before [...]

By |2019-09-05T18:18:21+00:00September 5th, 2019|Blog Post, Featured Resident|Comments Off on Featured Resident – Joan Sayyah

Featured Resident – Joe Cataldo

Joe Cataldo began his adult life working in manufacturing in New York. This would take a huge turn from machinery to marathoning when he eventually moved to the Space Coast in 2004. Joe always had a passion for running, and would complete up to 10 miles in a day. He has run 40 NYC marathons, [...]

By |2019-09-27T14:12:26+00:00August 21st, 2019|Blog Post, Featured Resident|Comments Off on Featured Resident – Joe Cataldo

Featured Resident – Hugh Nicolay

Hugh Nicolay is a true Floridian and has always been near the beach. He graduated from high school in Daytona Beach, and a few years later, at 27, made his way down to the Space Coast. He arrived in 1969, where he would start a successful career at Harris, remaining there for 27 years [...]

By |2019-09-27T14:12:30+00:00August 19th, 2019|Blog Post, Featured Resident|Comments Off on Featured Resident – Hugh Nicolay

New program aims to increase residents’ quality of life

The GoodLife isn’t just a slogan, it’s a genuine way of life at Buena Vida Estates. Recently a joint venture, in partnership with the Cognitive Health Institute in Tampa, has presented residents with a comprehensive program to increase overall health, cognition, and quality of life. The program arose from a belief that many chronic [...]

By |2019-06-18T15:24:09+00:00June 4th, 2019|Blog Post|Comments Off on New program aims to increase residents’ quality of life

The Buena Vida Foundation – Celebrating Another Year of Service

The Buena Vida Foundation, which celebrates its anniversary this month, is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to serving residents of Buena Vida and promoting the wellbeing of seniors. Its mission has broadened to positively impact the lives of residents and those in the community. Governed by a Board of Directors that is comprised of residents [...]

By |2019-04-25T19:09:47+00:00April 25th, 2019|Blog Post|Comments Off on The Buena Vida Foundation – Celebrating Another Year of Service
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