Go Ahead, Make Her Day

Go Ahead, Make Her Day Our senior citizens have paid their dues in terms of raising families and contributing to society as working adults. Many of them are scaling back. They deserve our respect, and perhaps more importantly, our attention. As residents in our “Terrace Properties” buildings they have the support of their peers in…

Residents Speak Out

Our dedicated staff deals with residents of our six “Terrace” Apartment buildings on a daily basis throughout the year. But it’s important to us that the residents have a yearly opportunity to provide unfiltered input to our Board representatives without staff on hand. We conducted these forums recently in each of our six Lebanon County…

When Health Declines

Next topic in our series of Understanding Seniors, many of our residents face an issue that is all too common with perceived “loss of independence”. It is declining health. Community Homes is not in the “assisted living” category, but through our Resident Services Department we are able to provide someone to talk to when residents…

How to communicate with Senior Citizens

We’ve been serving senior citizens for over 50 years in Lebanon County. We’ve gotten to know our residents very well over this time. We’ve also observed that some people have trouble communicating with the elderly. So I thought it would be good to share some tips with you to help you connect better. Make the…