News from and about Sedgebrook.

Check this page often for the latest news, articles and stories about Sedgebrook — including insight on how to age successfully.


HOW TO PREPARE FOR A MOVE TO A SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY

If you can picture yourself in a senior living community like Sedgebrook — sharing time with friends, pursuing your interests and not worrying about home maintenance or what’s for dinner — you’re halfway there. Perhaps the only thing stopping you from taking the next step is the moving process itself. While the idea of making …

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What Makes Sedgebrook an Excellent Pet-Friendly Senior Living Community

Is your pet ready to retire? Nearly half of all older adults have at least one pet. If you’re one of them, shouldn’t your faithful furry companion have a say in where you retire? If you’re at the point in your retirement journey where you’re comparing retirement communities, remember to make sure you’re looking for …

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Questions to Ask Before Moving into a Retirement Community

9 questions to ask before choosing an independent living community. Moving to a senior living community can be one of the best decisions you’ll ever make. Although giving up a home of your own can seem like a loss of independence, most people who choose to move into independent living don’t regret it one bit. …

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Medical Practice for Independent Living Residents at Sedgebrook

The doctor is in. Waiting to see your doctor is a common experience for most of us. You know the drill: You arrive at your doctor’s office on time and sit patiently in the waiting room. If your time slot’s overbooked or the doctor’s behind schedule, you wait longer. Eventually you’re shown to the examining …

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The Grand Re-Opening of a Cherished Tradition

M & M have restored a cherished tradition to Sedgebrook. Myra Rosenberg and Marilyn Ketay, known as M & M, both moved to the senior living community in Lincolnshire approximately a year ago. Earlier this year, they reopened the Treasure Chest Resale Shop, an extraordinary shopping destination in the heart of the retirement community. The …

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Benefits of Recreational Activities for Seniors at Sedgebrook

Take the work out of workouts with activities you enjoy. The key to getting fit and maintaining your fitness is consistency. You have to stick with it if you want to get the health benefits of exercise. But doing your 150 minutes of exercise every week is easier said than done for seniors. Especially if …

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Seniors Speaking Español

Sedgebrook senior living community resident Nancy Smith-Dominicis is teaching her fellow residents how to speak Spanish. Not only is this fun and engaging, but it’s also good for brain health. Learn More.

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Sedgebrook’s leadership development program

Isabella Ney, who has worked at Sedgebrook for 13 years, participated in the initiative developed to encourage employee advancement. Isabella was promoted from the human resources manager to human resources director of Sedgebrook and its healthcare and rehabilitation center Radford Green. Learn More.  

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