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Date: Mar 13th, 2018 2:52pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Wisdom is a key strength of aging.  An expert tells how to tap into your wiser self and grow as you age.

Date: Mar 6th, 2018 3:24pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Hollywood made progress this year fighting sexual abuse and bias against women and minorities. But ageism -- apparently the last acceptable "ism" -- did not fare so well.

Date: Feb 12th, 2018 3:36pm
Author: Ben Taylor

Two employees of Ecumen communities and a memory care resident were recently honored at LeadingAge Minnesota’s “Stars Among Us” awards ceremony in St. Paul. 

Date: Jan 30th, 2018 10:27am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Millie, a resident of Ecumen Detroit Lakes, talks about the true meaning of living in her community.

Date: Jan 29th, 2018 9:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

You can change your brain's destiny says Lisa Genova, a neuroscientist and the author of Still Alice,

Ecumen Celebrates Activity Professionals Week
Date: Jan 24th, 2018 3:39pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

It's National Activity Professionals Week, and Ecumen recognizes and honors its Life Enrichment staff -- the people who specialize in bringing smiles to our residents.

Date: Jan 24th, 2018 11:40am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Here's a graphic way to understand how fast Minnesota is aging.

Date: Jan 19th, 2018 9:50am
Author: Ecumen Communications

A group of Ecumen employees recently became Dementia Friends – part of a global movement striving to create more dementia friendly communities by changing the way people think, act and talk about dementia.

Date: Jan 16th, 2018 2:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Researchers in Belgium found that children and teens who spend quality time with their grandparents are less likely to have negative stereotypical attitudes told the elderly.

Date: Jan 12th, 2018 7:42am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen proudly celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We especially thank Dr. King for the inspiration he gives us in our fight against ageism.  

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