Estate Planning Tips for Seniors

What is an estate plan? An estate plan is a plan that you create to specify what happens to your property and other assets after your death. Having an estate plan ensures that your loved ones will know how you want your affairs handled, which can eliminate confusion and prevent family disagreements. Without an estate …

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The Fellowship Dining Experience for Seniors

When you think about what you want from a dining experience, delicious food and refreshing drinks probably come to mind first. But at Fellowship Senior Living, our dining experience is about so much more than just the food you consume. We pride ourselves on offering residents a welcoming atmosphere and unforgettable experience when they dine …

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Senior Living: How it Helps Aging Parents & Gives You Peace of Mind

Your parents have always been the ones you’ve turned to for guidance and support. You’ve always seen them as strong, independent people, never imagining that one day they’d need you to look out for them. But suddenly, your parents have slightly more gray in their hair, a few more wrinkles lining their faces and you’re …

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The Advantages of Active Adult Communities

The decision to move to a senior living community should never be made lightly. It involves self-reflection about your wants and needs, a fair amount of research and the time and effort to visit communities in person to make sure it’s the right fit for your vibrant lifestyle. For active older adults, you’ll want a …

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Age Successfully and Gracefully in Your Home

What do a 92-year-old retired school teacher in Union County, a 74-year-old retired Bell Labs mathematician and his wife of 40 years from Morris County, and an 81-year-old recreational pilot from Hunterdon County all have in common?  They are all part of a growing culture change amongst seniors in America to “age in place” – not in a Continuing Care Retirement Community or Assisted Living facility but rather, in their own home.

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8 Aging-in-Place Home Modifications for Seniors

In response to seniors’ growing desire to remain in their homes, it becomes important that the home remain a comforting and safe place to age in place.  The two tasks that can help achieve this are downsizing in place, and some do-it-yourself home modifications.

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Maximizing Social Security Disability Benefits

If you’re approaching your full retirement age, you may be wondering how you can receive the highest Social Security payment possible. It’s very common for some people to be eligible for more than one program at once, or be eligible for different programs at different points at life. Here are some easy ways you can make out your own Social Security retirement, disability, and survivors’ benefits.

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Getting the Show on the Road at Fellowship Cultural Arts Center

As she toured, I asked her if this is what she had imagined it would look like when she took the leap to move here. She stopped and said, “this, by far exceeds my expectations. It’s way beyond what I thought it would be.”

No other Life Plan Community in NJ offers anything even close. Imagine being footsteps from seeing your favorite musical or hearing your favorite classical musician play a solo in a grand theater.

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