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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.

Helping Senior Living Residents feel Beloved

February 25, 2019By Sarah CurrieEdenHill, Spiritual

Having a full-time, inter-denominational Chaplain on staff at EdenHill has enormous benefits for our residents and their family members alike. It’s one more supportive service that sets us apart.  Known by heart, called by love… Though she’s been gone more than a dozen years now, sometimes I can hear my mother’s voice, answering the phone … Read More

A Map to Guide Your Family

February 19, 2019By John MathisEdenHill, News

If you have a legal will, you’ve taken an important step to help your family know your wishes and make appropriate decisions. But a will does not address all the complicated matters of your financial life. You may have multiple bank, retirement, and investment accounts; insurance policies; a safe-deposit box; and more. You have bills … Read More

COMMUNITY COLLABORATION

February 14, 2019By Sarah CurrieSpiritual

EdenHill receives Grant from Peace Lutheran Church to provide Spiritual Support to Residents On Sunday, February 3, Peace Lutheran Church in New Braunfels presented a grant of $4,000 from their Mission Endowment Fund to Rev. Sarah Currie, chaplain of EdenHill Communities.   Presenters were Dave Heise, Endowment Team chair and Cathy Boenig, Stephen Ministry leader, with an … Read More

UT Southwestern Medical Center Researchers Discover Alzheimer’s Vaccine, Hope To Test In Humans Soon

February 7, 2019By Terry JacksonAlzheimer's, Memory Support

Researchers at the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center reported Tuesday that they have developed a vaccine that could arm the body to attack Alzheimer’s plaques and tangles before they even start to shut down the brain. They hope to begin testing the vaccines in humans soon. Their new vaccine for the first time has targeted both … Read More

Rightsizing: Where to Start

February 5, 2019By Terry JacksonCaregiving, Retirement Living

When you’ve made the decision to transition to a senior living community, it may feel like you’re downsizing your life. At EdenHill Communities, we feel that our residents aren’t giving up anything when they move onto our campus; rather, we prefer to say they’re “rightsizing” their lives. While moving into a senior living community is … Read More

Moving More May Help Older Adults Maintain Memory. EdenHill will keep you moving!

January 18, 2019By Terry JacksonHealthy Living, Wellness

Staying active in old age may help memory and thinking, according to a study published Wednesday by Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. With EdenHill’s Yoga, Tai Chi, Strength & Balance classes, Water Aerobics, Fitness room with monthly competitions, Line dancing, Samba classes and Chair Volleyball, the opportunities for movement seem endless! … Read More

Why you Should Consider a Nursing Career in Senior Care

January 14, 2019By Paula LundmarkCareers

If you’re a hospital nurse looking for a change of pace, you mayconsider looking into senior care at EdenHill Communities. Caring for seniors can be every bit as rewarding as working in a hospital without the same grueling schedule and chaotic work environment. To all the nurses out there, here are a few reasons why … Read More