North Shore Blog

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Summer Vacation: 5 Tips for Visiting Grandparents in Senior Living

Summer vacation for many kids means spending an extended amount of time at Grandma and Grandpa’s house. For you, the adult, this may harken back to summer nights spent chasing fireflies in your grandparent’s front yard, baking cookies in the kitchen, building a bonfire or heading off to the town...Read More »

6 Essential Questions to Ask When Touring a Senior Living Community

Once you’ve decided to make the move to senior living, your next step is finding a community that matches your lifestyle, health needs and budget. Easy, right? We understand – finding the perfect community for you can quickly become overwhelming. There are so many different communities out there with different amenities,...Read More »

Heartis Village North Shore Celebrates Grand Opening

Exclusive assisted living and memory care services are finally coming to Glendale … and we can’t wait to show it to you. Heartis Village North Shore will be hosting their Grand Opening event on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

“We’re thrilled to finally be able to show the Glendale community our unique...Read More »

Why You Should Join Club Thirty Before It's Too Late

Attention, Glendale seniors! If you’ve been searching for Assisted Living and Memory Support that changes the way society thinks about senior living, Heartis Village North Shore is ready to welcome you home. Now Open! Heartis Village North Shore in Glendale will offer vibrant Assisted Living and A Knew Day® Memory Support...Read More »

3 Reasons to Choose a Forward-Thinking Senior Living Community

Seniors these days have a lot of choice when it comes to finding a community in which to spend their retirement years. From age-restricted villages and apartment buildings to retirement living communities to continuing care facilities, the possibilities are seemingly endless. However, no two communities are alike, and your needs...Read More »

Senior Housing 101: Aging in Place vs. Assisted Living

As we enter our senior years – or even before – we have a vision of how we’d like to spend our old age. For the majority of seniors, that future takes place in our own homes – a place where we feel comfortable, secure and happy. Oftentimes, however, we don’t think about...Read More »

Medication Management for Seniors: A Guide About Keeping Your Loved One Safe

Polypharmacy – the use of multiple medications at once – is pretty much a way of life for seniors. According to various studies, 87 percent of older adults take at least one prescription drug while 36 percent take five or more. Thirty-eight percent of seniors take over-the-counter medications, meaning that many...Read More »

5 Tips for Keeping Seniors Healthy Through the Holidays

Keeping senior loved ones healthy and happy is important at any time of the year, but doubly so during the holidays. That’s because due to the number of parties, festive events and schedule changes, it’s easy to let healthy habits slide … making it hard to get back on track...Read More »

A Knew Day® for Dementia Care Residents: Our Signature Approach to Memory Care

When you think of Memory Care, what do you imagine? A delicious meal served in a warm, bustling and cheerful kitchen? An afternoon spent relaxing and visiting friends and family in a sunny living room? A restorative stroll through a sensory garden, taking in the sights and sounds of nature?...Read More »

Heartis North Shore Is a 2018 HREI Insights Awards Finalist

We are proud to be a finalist for the Healthcare Real Estate Insights™ magazine national awards recognizing excellence in the areas of healthcare real estate, development, financing and investment!

Learn more about the awards and congratulations to the other finalists!

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The Importance of Socialization for a Vibrant Lifestyle

As human beings, we are social animals. We live in families, create a circle of friends and join communities, even from as early as childhood. That need for support, love and company doesn’t go away as we get older. In fact, the need for a healthy social life actually increases...Read More »

7 Ways Senior Living Promotes Nutrition

Food plays such an important role in our lives. We gather around the table with family for holidays and other important events. We spend time with friends grabbing coffee for a quick chat. It’s the fuel we use to power our bodies and it tastes good! There’s a lot of...Read More »

9 Ways Pathway to Living® Promotes an Uplifting Lifestyle

Close your eyes and imagine for a minute what the perfect senior living lifestyle looks like for you. Perhaps on Monday you start your day with a brisk jog, then spend the afternoon working in the garden, and finally round the day out by learning a new cooking technique. On...Read More »

Pathway To Great Living: What Makes Heartis Village North Shore Unique?

What makes a senior living community unique? Is it the features? The amenities? The location? For Heartis Village North Shore in Glendale, WI, the answer is “all of the above”…and then some!

Opening in early 2019, Heartis Village North Shore is located about nine miles north of Milwaukee. It will feature 105...Read More »