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Passion is the cornerstone of everything we do. The Civitas Senior Living Blog is our latest passion project and your launchpad into the hottest topics in senior living. Whether updating you on what our communities offer or expanding signature programs in locations near you, we connect you with the vital information you need to live a comfortable and engaging life. Discover new ways to connect with your loved ones, tips to make the most of the many resources at Civitas Senior Living, and the latest health trends and insights for an invigorating senior living experience. Check back frequently for the latest updates and blogs from Civitas Senior Living.

Arabella of Athens | Two senior community residents riding in a horse drawn carriage

Our Epic Senior Mardi Gras Party Brought the House Down!

Arabella of Athens was thrilled to host an extravagant Mardi Gras celebration on February 13th. This over-the-top occasion was an unforgettable event that honored two of our beloved senior residents, Dot and Johnny, who both ...
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Civitas Senior Living | Great Place to work conference 2024

We’re a Great Place to Work – Five Years Running!

Senior Care Careers at Civitas Hold Special Meaning for Employees Civitas Senior Living, a leader in senior living community management, is proud to announce it has retained a Great Place to Work certification for the ...
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The Avenues at Fort Bend | Seniors and community staff member standing next to a Christmas tree

Making a Difference: Residents in Senior Living Volunteer and Give Back to Kids’ Meals Non-Profit

Our Activity Director Christopher Perez is amazing! He’s always finding volunteer opportunities for our senior residents, and they just love giving back to their local community. Recently, a group of them volunteered their time to ...
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Civitas Senior Living | Senior friends smiling for a photo

There are Better Options for Seniors Than Living Alone

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night, frightened by a strange sound? Fortunately, it’s usually just a neighbor coming home or a curious pet poking around. That doesn’t mean you won’t ...
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Clear Fork of Willow Park | Senior community residents doing memory activities and crafts

Honoring Seniors with Memory Activities and Reminiscence Therapy

The importance of honoring cherished memories cannot be overstated, no matter your age. People love to reminisce for fun and do it all the time, but seniors benefit immensely from purposeful, fun activities designed to ...
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Arabella of Red Oak | Senior taking a fun photo in front of a backdrop

Senior Living in DeSoto, TX: Assisted Living and Memory Care Options

Texans who hail from south Dallas are familiar with DeSoto, a community first settled in 1847. It’s one of the oldest and most respected communities in the northern part of the state, with excellent options ...
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The Hamptons of Tyler | Senior taking a photo with an Elvis impersonator

A Senior’s Musical Miracle Moment: Elvis Was in the House!

Music for seniors can be therapeutic and fun at the same time. As a perfect example, The Hamptons Senior Living cranked up the volume for a beloved resident as part of her Miracle Moment. On ...
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Civitas Senior Living | Senior discussing finances

Here’s How Communities Offer Property Tax Relief for Seniors

Homeowners throughout the country pay high property taxes, even after their mortgages are paid off. And one thing holds true: those taxes go up every year and rarely, if ever, go down. Paying them can ...
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Arabella of Red Oak | Senior sitting with her choir partner during a concert

Our Mary B. Reunited With the Silver Serenaders Senior Choir!

“Her passion for music and positive spirit have left an indelible mark on our community.” Arabella of Red Oak Senior Living was delighted to host a recent event that filled our halls with music and ...
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Double Creek | Senior living residents gathered outside

All About Assisted Living in Hutto, TX

Have you heard of Hutto, Texas? It’s a charming community that embodies the essence of Lone Star State hospitality and tranquility. Hutto is in Williamson County, conveniently situated 30 miles northeast of Austin. This part ...
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The Bluffs of Flagstaff | Senior drinking wine with her friends

How Seniors Benefit From Renting in Our Flagstaff Community

Homeownership has its advantages, but for many seniors, a point comes when the cons overshadow the pros. Sure, there’s the pride of owning a property and mortgage interest tax deductions, but keeping up with cleaning, ...
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Arabella of Red Oak | Two caregivers holding baby dolls for The Grand Baby Project

Comfort and Companionship: Arabella of Red Oak Partners with The Grand Baby Project

Arabella of Red Oak, a leading senior living community dedicated to enhancing the lives of its residents, is thrilled to announce its partnership with The Grand Baby Project, a charity specializing in providing life-like therapy ...
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