May 15
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How To Care for a Parent In Another State

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It is not uncommon to find yourself living in a different state than your parents. Many children relocate for college, a job, or a marriage and settle down away from their family. The older generation also is known to move to warmer areas of the country to live their golden years away from harsher climates. Because of these factors, it sometimes becomes apparent that your parent needs help, even though you are far away. So what do you do to help get them the care they require?

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Sep 22
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Meet Resident George | Oaks at Hampton

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September includes National Centenarian Day on the 22nd so we thought we'd take this opportunity to get to know one of our residents who will join this elite club next year! Meet George, who is our oldest resident at The Oaks at Hampton. George will turn 99 on October 17th 2016!! Witty, charming, charismatic and caring. That is our George.
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Aug 25
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Meet Resident John | Oaks at Hampton

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This month, we’re getting to know John, a resident of Oaks at Hampton. He was born in Taylor County, Georgia on August 25, 1923. John was the baby of a farming family. His dad farmed cotton and corn and his mother took care of John, his four sisters, and four brothers. A busy household, indeed!

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Aug 01
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A Guide to Senior Summer Safety

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Most people think summertime is filled with warm weather, sunshine and relaxation. It provides most with the opportunity to be outside and enjoy time with  loved ones doing a variety of activities. For the elderly, however, those same appealing pastimes can be dangerous when seniors and their caregivers do not take the proper precautions.

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Jul 01
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Oaks at Pooler Introduces Executive Director- Steve Iroff

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Steve Iroff is an accomplished and seasoned Executive with over 15 years in the Senior Living industry in operations, marketing and sales where he has managed premier senior living communities.

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Jun 10
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Meet Resident Bob | Oaks at Hampton

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 Bob and his wife Mildred were both raised in Patterson, New Jersey. Although they went to the same school, they didn’t date until after graduation. Their relationship was definitely everlasting as they have been married for 73 years. Bob and Mildred have a son Robert who lives in Alabama and a devoted daughter Janet who lives nearby and who spends a lot of time with them. 

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May 27
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Meet Resident Abbie | Oaks at Braselton

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Our resident spotlight for the month of April is on Abbie. Abbie was more than happy to share her story with us. In fact, she wanted to tell us about the beginning of her journey word by word!

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Apr 25
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5 Ways to Improve your Memory

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Are you feeling as if life is just flying by? Stop for a second and make note of this information. These nine tips will help save you some time, improve your memory and assist you moving forward.

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Apr 14
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"An Outgoing Person with a Beautiful Smile" Meet Esther Gladys Walker

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Esther Gladys Walker, the only child of John and Elizabeth Hermanson, was born in New York City. Her mother, Elizabeth, emigrated from Sweden, arriving at Ellis Island via the Lusitania at the tender age of 16. 

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Apr 13
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Meet Employee of the Month, Xavier Holmes | Oaks Senior Living at Post Road

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Xavier Holmes, our April Employee of the Month, was born in Georgetown, South Carolina. He attended Carvers Bay High School and was accepted into the Honor Society in 7th grade. Xavier played basketball, football, and ran track through out middle and high school. He attended college at the University of South Carolina Aiken for two and a half years, majoring in business. In 2012, he moved to Georgia to attend Le Cordon Bleu and pursue his cooking dreams. He graduated cooking school in October, 2013. 

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