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The Cassia Life: Living Solo and Contented is Achievable

The Cassia Life By Jesse Watkins, Cassia’s own resident blogger This blogger’s mini-survey (meaning multiple interviews) indica… View article »
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The Face of Caring: Denice Ward

Newton Village Assisted Living  -  Newton, Iowa Denice Ward has been with Newton Village Assisted Living for over fifteen years… View article »
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The Cassia Life: ‘New’ Word For Not Seen: Invisibility

The Cassia Life By Jesse Watkins, Cassia’s own resident blogger Becoming invisible. Not seen. Feeling like it. A teacher, a pas… View article »
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Calculate the Cost of a Care Community

What is the cost of living in your home and how does it compare to living at a community that offers independent/assisted living… View article »
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Planning for the Future: How Long-term Care Insurance Can Help

We live in a world where many of us are living longer. What does that mean? It gives us more time to enjoy life, friendships, fa… View article »
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The Cassia Life: Let's Talk Turkey

The Cassia Life By Jesse Watkins, Cassia’s own resident blogger Nothing I can think of right now sounds better than a generous … View article »
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The Benefits of Giving Up Driving

Americans are in love with the road, and we have the cars and roads to prove it: there were about 225 million licensed drivers i… View article »
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The Cassia Life: 6 Guidelines to Make Downsizing Easier

The Cassia Life By Jesse Watkins, Cassia’s own resident blogger Goods, goods everywhere: clothing, toys, games, books, magazine… View article »
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What to Look for When You Tour a Care Community

As the number of older people in our community continues to increase, it’s also likely the number of housing options is increasi… View article »
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Independent or Assisted Living? What’s the Difference?

Choosing a community to provide care and services to you or your loved ones—along with opportunities for new friendships and act… View article »
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