Imagine those weeks leading up to the decision that you need to go live in a nursing home. Everybody is telling all the things you can’t do. You can’t live alone. You can’t drive anymore. You can’t live without taking this or that medication. “Can’t” and “don’t”
Common Good Breakfast series event on October 30th in Minneapolis to look at "Navigating The Senior Bubble."
Ecumen honors Lillian Oberg, who is 104 and the oldest resident at Ecumen Bethany Community in Alexandria, Minn.
Glen Campbell is a music legend, winner of the Grammy for Lifetime Achievement and a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. He also has Alzheimer's.
Ecumen is once again teaming up with Edward Rose & Sons, a Michigan real estate developer, on a new senior living community in Clinton Township, Mich., northeast of Detroit. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony is today.
In his 35 years at Ecumen, Chuck Zimmerman has done his part in changing aging, presiding over countless transformations in senior care. All that experience makes him certain of one thing: there are plenty more changes to come.
Doug Mehlhaff’s job description is about caretaking rather than caregiving. But lately it’s hard to make the distinction.
Baby Elsie, our youngest volunteer, topped Ecumen's list of most popular blog posts last week. In case you missed out, here are the stories our online visitors found most interesting.
In today’s Mankato Free Press, Jessica Bies reports on Ecumen’s initiative to address the critical shortage of nurses being trained to care for Minnesota’s
If we can build railroads, airplanes and highways, our country should be able to build new, viable solutions for long-term services and supports that help millions of Americans with Alzheimer's and other long-term care needs.