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Senior Wellness

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As we get older, our bodies undergo many unwanted changes; physical and mental. It is important to adapt in order for us to enjoy our mobility and clear headedness for as long as possible. It can seem like a tedious undertaking to some, but there are many fun ways to get your mental and physical […]

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Mindful Minimalism

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When we think of minimalism, some of us imagine the Japanese practice of having extremely few belongings. We visualize bare walls, empty rooms, sleeping futons rolled up into the closet, and hardly any personal keepsakes. In western society it is unimaginable to walk into a room without furniture, or see only enough supplies in the […]

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Hurricane Safety Checklists

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According to the national hurricane survival initiative the most important thing you can do as hurricane season approaches is to get yourself, your family and your home prepared. By starting early, you’ll avoid the rush at home supply stores, grocery stores and other venues typically crowded and often chaotic when hurricane watches and warnings are issued. […]

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How to attract baby boomers to your business

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Baby boomers are adults who were born between the years 1946 and 1964; They make up roughly 20% of America’s population. Baby boomers are longest-living generation in history. They are at the forefront of what’s been called a “longevity economy,” whether they are generating income in the workforce or spending their Social Security checks. According to a […]

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Attract new clients to your senior care business with no referral fees!

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Attract new clients to your senior care business with no referral fees with Senior Service Maps! Senior Service Maps is a revolutionary site that helps families/social workers find the appropriate care for seniors. With Senior Service Maps senior care providers receive referrals at an unprecedented low rate of $24.95 per month, and you can cancel […]

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6 Amazing Benefits of Home Care for the Elderly

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When it comes to care for your senior mom and dad, the answer isn’t always a nursing home or assisted living facility. In fact, they may be able to comfortably stay in their own home for many more years with a home care service. From companionship to having someone to look after your elderly loved […]

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Is Medical Marijuana a good treatment for Alzheimer’s?

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  As the most common form of dementia, Alzheimer’s is a disease brought on by aging that  affects memory and intellectual abilities of older adults and seniors. Alzheimer’s alone stands for up to 80% of all dementia cases according to the Alzheimer’s Association. With continuous progression of the disease, there is currently no cure to […]

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Breathing to the Emotions: Living a Life of Vitality & Longevity

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  I’m sure you’ve heard the term “take a deep breath” in relation to anger, nerves, excitement, whatever emotion have you. Chances are, you’ve even used it at some point in time yourself. However the phrase be manipulated, the expression holds great truth in it’s words. Aside from the known fact that it is a […]

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Seniors: Drink Coffee & Live Longer

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It is evident that we all love a little “pick me up” to help get us through each day, but the long standing controversial topic “Is Coffee Good or Bad for You?”  has had its fair share of mixed reviews throughout the years. Proven to be a conversation worth discussing,  as studies progress, it has […]

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Nutritional Boost for the Elderly Body, Mind and Soul

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  As we age, our bodies begin to change drastically. Our metabolism begins to slow, our limbs aren’t as fast moving as they once were, things we once enjoyed now seem like a nuisance. The thought of exercise and diet can be intimidating, overwhelming, even troublesome. The truth is, you are capable of so much […]

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3 Fun and Mentally Healthy Activities for Seniors

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It is no secret that physical activity on a regular basis is important for our mental and physical health. Routine exercise has been proven to improve the health of those already suffering from disease or disabilities, especially as we age. As the brain is a muscle, the mind works no differently. We tend to isolate […]

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5 Impactful Ways Trump’s Presidency could affect Seniors

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With newly elected Donald Trump taking office, many seniors are wondering how the new administration will affect them. On the campaign trail, President Trump has spoken on several issues directly relating to seniors. Here are a few of President Trumps promises and how they could affect the senior population in America.   Estate Taxes President […]

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Why seniors should visit the gynecologist yearly

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“Recent guidelines recommend woman over the age of 30 should receive pap-smears once every three years, confusing many woman to think that yearly visits to the gynecologist are no longer necessary.  To the contrary, issues such as urinary incontinence, decreased libido, hot flashes, hormonal changes, vaginal dryness and mood swings are just a few of the […]

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Planning activities for Alzheimer’s residents

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Planning activitis for Alzheimer’s residents Clients with Alzheimer’s/Dementia function at different levels; be sure to take into consideration what level of activities you choose. And remember to focus on your clients enjoying the activity than the activity itself. Clients with Alzheimer’s/Dementia can be easily confused or disoriented; it is important to ease them into the […]

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Tips to market your Assisted Living Facility

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Here at Senior Service Maps we believe in educating senior care providers and helping them succeed. Here are a few advertising tips.     Facebook Having a social media page is an important tool to keep your business in front of your friends and family. With a business page on facebook you can easily upload […]

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Marketing tips for Assisted Living Facility owners

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Marketing tips for Assisted Living Facility owners Here at ssMaps.com, we pride ourselves in helping our senior care companies connect with potential clients. By not charging a referral fee, ssMaps.com stands as a platform for marketing your ALF facility, making a once difficult and costly task, easy and affordable. If you have not read our […]

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Why seniors should get regular dental screenings – By Dr. Erin Wolfson

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Taking care of one’s teeth and gums is as important for senior citizens as it is for youngsters — if not more so. The state of an elderly person’s oral health can have a significant bearing on quality of life: how comfortably one can eat, speak, and smile. Poor oral health can lead to tooth […]

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Don’t use referral agencies in 2017!

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Bring on 2017! Senior Service Maps was created to give care providers a powerful cost effective means to advertise their companies. We believe charging referral fees puts the care provider at a financial disadvantage; as soon as they accept a new client they have to pay a hefty fee . We are happy to announce […]

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How to keep my small assisted living facility filled

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How to keep my small assisted living facility filled Owning a small assisted living facility means you have to wear many hats. You must be a care provider, cook, cleaner, event planner, and a marketer. When you have a few empty beds, that could mean a large percentage of your income. In addition to our […]

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Meeting the Growing Boomer Generation

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Senior health services have become a fast growing industry in America, and it’s easy to understand why. Over the next 15 years, the entire Baby Boomer generation will pass the age of 65. When that happens, there will be nearly 84 million seniors living in America, nearly one-fifth of our national population. And with the […]

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A story from the heart

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A personal Story of choosing a Home Care: Many think it would be difficult to get their parents to accept the idea of in-home care. I even felt they would see it as unnecessary (“we can take care of ourselves”) and a financial burden (“I can’t afford that”). But it turned out to be very easy to […]

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Use your Senior Care Business to promote a positive attitude on age

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  Creating a more positive image around your Senior Care Facilities can cause an influx of new residence over time. A research study by Yale University found that individuals that had a confident approach to aging lived longer than those whose apperception is skewed negatively on senectitude. Allowing your prospective residence to have an open […]

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A little savings from us to you.

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Use our partherships for a little savings for your company! We are always looking for ways not only to get our members more clients but we try to find new and innovative ways to save our members money. We have reached out to our partner at Abbott(Makers of Ensure) to see if it was a […]

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Are you charging the right rates for your ALF?

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We at Senior Service Maps know that it is difficult to gauge exactly how much you should be charging for your services. We have attached a link below to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey; this survey will give you the median rates that are bring charged for the services you offer in your area. Click […]

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Meet The CEO

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  Perhaps the only thing worse than becoming sick while elderly, is becoming sick, elderly and alone.  Kwame Tanner, President and C.E.O. of Senior Service Maps, has cycloned through healthcare circles, creating luxury assisted living facilities, home care agency and a revolutionary website to help seniors in need. What truly makes Kwame a pioneer is […]

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