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Understanding the Physical and Emotional Process of Moving

Making a move is a big undertaking. Between the planning, packing and heavy lifting, it can be an exhausting process. Additionally, you may feel a sense of loss when thinking about the treasured memories you’ve created in your home. All of these elements can take a physical and emotional toll.  In this article, discover tips …

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Living in a Community vs. Staying at Home

Deciding where to spend your retirement years is a process that requires careful consideration. Many consider staying at home or downsizing to a smaller home, while others consider retirement communities catering to the interests of retired adults. While leaving a place you’ve called home for decades is a difficult, emotional choice, there are also many …

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Celebrating Our Veterans at Beacon Hill

Once a year our nation honors all of our veterans and their families, making sure to let them know that we do not take for granted the service they have provided for our country and the many sacrifices they have made to keep our nation prosperous, safe and free. Beacon Hill is proud to be …

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Fall Festivities in Lombard, Illinois

Fall in Illinois is a beautiful time of year. As the leaves begin to change color and the temperatures become cool and comfortable, it makes you want to get out and enjoy everything the local area has to offer. Just 30 minutes from both Chicago and Naperville, Beacon Hill’s convenient Lombard location provides a plethora …

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The Benefits of Health Services at Beacon Hill

At Beacon Hill, our vibrant residents make our community such a remarkable place to be. That’s why we’re devoted to helping them remain as independent as possible for as long as possible and why continuing to meet or exceed the needs of our residents is at the core of what we do. Not only does …

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Respite Care Is for Caregivers & Loved Ones Alike

When you’re a caregiver, you can get stuck in a cycle of doing, doing, doing and can easily neglect your physical, mental and social well-being. From bringing your loved one to appointments to helping with laundry and beyond, your tasks run the gamut. But what if you need a break? Maybe you want to go …

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Honor Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month at Beacon Hill

When it comes to brain health, it’s never too late to start making healthy changes. By taking care of your mind, body and social well-being, you may be able to reduce your risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. And to shed light on this progressive brain disease, June marks Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month backed by …

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Choosing Beacon Hill Means Choosing to Invest in You

On top of your must-haves for a senior living community — quality and levels of care, top-notch community amenities, engaging activities and events and perfect-for-you floor plans — you may want to consider adding not-for-profit to your list. By design, a not-for-profit senior living community like Beacon Hill in Lombard reinvests any profits right back …

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Why We Choose Beacon Hill for Independent Senior Living

With plenty of senior living community options near you, it can be difficult to know where to start.  That’s why we asked two of our Beacon Hill independent living residents to share their decision-making journey for choosing a spirited lifestyle right here in Lombard. When to Consider a Senior Independent Living Community After asking yourself …

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Facts About Senior Living at Beacon Hill During the Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has forced everyone to make changes in their day-to-day lives for their health and safety. This is especially true for older adults who are at a higher risk for COVID-19. Because of this, a lot of people are concerned that seniors who live in retirement communities are unsafe and have to live …

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