Independent Living vs. In-Home Care

Posted on: July 23, 2018

If you’re considering a change in living arrangements for yourself or a family member, you may wonder about the differences between staying in your home or making a move to an independent living community. To find the best fit for you or your relative, it’s important to understand the nuances in supportive living options. We’ve […]Read More

Senior Discounts in Richmond, VA

Posted on: July 11, 2018

Who doesn’t love a good discount? For seniors, researching the many discounts available to you can be worth the time and energy put in. Discounts on entertainment, shopping and travel can add up to substantial savings over time and help you keep more of your hard-earned money. Here is a good rule of thumb: once you, […]Read More

Why Should I Retire in Richmond, VA?

Posted on: May 23, 2018

Richmond is a city of contrasts, which makes it an interesting place to retire. Several news outlets recognize this historic city as a great place for older adults to call home. Richmond features easy access to history, art galleries, lively concerts and an endless selection of natural sites and entertainment venues. Here are a few […]Read More

Farm To Fork Tasting

Posted on: May 04, 2018

Tuesday, June 12 at 2:30 pm Enjoy Farm-To-Flavor Cuisine with Chef Darrell Shelton! Delectable food served in a delightful location. It’s a combination we think you’ll want to enjoy every day. Local farmers have been supplying fresh, flavorful produce for family tables for generations. It’s a tradition you’ll get to sample on Tuesday, June 12, […]Read More

7 Things for Seniors to Do in Richmond

Posted on: March 28, 2018

Winter is over and spring is here, which means one thing: it’s time to get out and enjoy life. Need some inspiration? Here are the top 7 things for seniors to do in Richmond. 1. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) is one of the leading art museums in […]Read More

Golf Tips and Tricks for the Aging Golfer

Posted on: March 20, 2018

For decades, people have talked about the boomer generation and the impact this group of people would have on society, especially as they aged. Well, having passed the age of 50, the baby boomers have arrived. Age has not defined them, nor has it stopped them from enjoying life to the fullest, including a round […]Read More

Dine & Discover

Posted on: February 07, 2018

Superb Setting. Fantastic Food. Join us for lunch and a tour of Verena at the Glen! Tuesday, March 20 or Thursday, March 22 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Explore Your Home Base for New Adventures. Get to know Verena at the Glen! In the spirit of discovery, you’re invited to join us for an extraordinary […]Read More

10 Questions to Ask When Selecting an Independent Living Community

Posted on: January 31, 2018

The decision to move from the family home into independent living is rarely easy at first, but two components make the transition much smoother: time and choosing the right community. Both are vital! Often people find after they’ve moved into independent living that a heavy burden has been lifted, but it can be a scary […]Read More

Shared Stories from the Glen

Posted on: January 26, 2018

Tuesday, February 27 at 2:30 pm Find inspiration in heartfelt revelations from real experts. Do some research and you’ll learn what professionals say about the benefits of living in a sophisticated active-lifestyle community like Verena at the Glen. But to get the real story, you should hear what those living here have to say — […]Read More

Best hobbies and activities to get good at before you get older

Posted on: December 16, 2017

Without question, hobbies are good for us. In fact, research has found that having an interest in which you regularly immerse yourself provides a variety of benefits, like relieving stress, boosting creativity and encouraging connections with others. Some hobbies are easy to jump into at any age. For example, many people who’ve rarely cracked a […]Read More