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As a pioneer in senior living since 1910 and the only Life Plan Community (Continuing Care Retirement Community) in the New Braunfels area, EdenHill Communities is a thought leader across the full spectrum of aging services. Stay tuned to our blog, a resource providing educational and helpful advice for seniors, family members, and caregivers.

Update July 2, 2020

July 2, 2020By Tillie JacksonCOVID-19 Updates

As you may be aware, our region is experiencing a spike in COVID-19 cases.  The health and well-being of our residents remains our top priority. We do not have a resident who has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus.  However, we have been informed by an outside Hospice provider that two of their medical professionals … Read More

Which Mask for the Task?

June 25, 2020By Tillie JacksonEdenHill, News, Wellness

Comal County continues to see an increase in COVID-19 cases. The city of New Braunfels has officially put a mask order in place to combat the virus. Within the past week, Austin and San Antonio were both listed in the top five U.S. hotspots for COVID-19 cases. All of this information impacts what we do … Read More

How To Avoid Falling for Fraud & Losing Your Cash

June 16, 2020By Tillie JacksonNews

The COVID-19 pandemic has created the perfect storm for scam artists to schmooze their way into your pockets. “People are more vulnerable emotionally than ever,” says psychologist Stacey Wood, a professor at Scripps College in California. “That makes it easier to fall for the increasing number of scams out there.” According to AARP’s Fraud Watch Network, criminals … Read More

Real Life Heroes: A Community Reflection

May 21, 2020By Tillie JacksonCOVID-19 Updates, EdenHill, Independent Living, LifeStyle & Activities, News

This week at EdenHill, we have been honoring our front-line heroes. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our team has stepped up to meet the challenge. Quickly adapting to the fluid situation, while mirroring our core values, has proven the resilience of our community. COMPASSION, RESPECT & DIGNITY No matter where you look around our campus, we … Read More

How to Fight the Social Isolation of Coronavirus

April 20, 2020By Rachel ClarkHealthy Living, LifeStyle & Activities, Senior Care, Wellness

A recent scientific report elevates social isolation and loneliness to the level of health problems, associating them with a significantly increased risk for early death from all causes. Of course, social isolation and loneliness can become more common with age. And the arrival of the novel coronavirus will almost certainly make the problem worse. Public officials … Read More

Alzheimer’s: an Easier and Cheaper Way to Diagnose

March 16, 2020By Rachel ClarkAlzheimer's, Dementia, Healthy Living, Memory Support, Senior Care, Wellness

A simple blood test might soon be all that’s needed to confirm Alzheimer’s disease and frontotemporal dementia. University of California scientists recently analyzed the blood test administered to more than 300 patients. Their conclusion: Such a test may be available in less than half a decade. “This test could eventually be deployed in a primary … Read More

From the Chaplain: All Creatures Great and Small

March 10, 2020By Rachel ClarkEdenHill, Spiritual

Along with EdenHill’s other fabulous amenities available to our residents, we’re proud to have an on-site chapel. Our full-time Chaplain, Rev. Sarah Currie, shares some words of wisdom with us. Hello, Friends! The journey of Lent begins with a humbling reminder of our mortality—“You are dust, and to dust you will return.”  In the meantime, … Read More