Park Springs Blog

  We all start the new year with a bang – literally, with fireworks and popping champagne corks, and figuratively, with exciting New Year’s resolutions – walk more, master a new skill, or clean out those cluttered closets. For many seniors and their families, this year’s resolutions...

Matt Humphrey is Park Springs’ Director of Community Improvements, and oversees all construction activities on the Park Springs campus, including the five- and ten-year refurbishment projects. “We make sure that all projects, large and small, are up to Park Springs standards. We handle residential upgrades...

Park Springs Offers Efficient Transportation Services for Members Year-round, but especially when the winter weather starts wreaking havoc on Atlanta’s roads, Park Springs members enjoy the convenient transportation services offered by the luxury senior retirement community. Park Springs’ safe, efficient and dependable transportation services also include...

[caption id="attachment_5286" align="alignright" width="316"] image via costalmags.com[/caption] Some call it ‘Downsizing’: the move from the home where you have lived for a long time to a smaller residence in an active adult or retirement community – but maybe “Right-sizing” is a better description, notes Susan Mahoney,...

September is Healthy Aging Month. At Park Springs, the luxury retirement community in Stone Mountain, we also focus on social wellness and its importance to overall wellbeing in addition to physical health and fitness. What is social wellness? Social wellness requires one to not only reach out...

This week, from September 13 – 19, is National Assisted Living Week, established to raise awareness of the benefits of assisted living, and also to pay tribute to the caregivers and volunteers who work with the more than one million residents who live in assisted...

On September 17, from 3-5PM, Park Springs Members, friends and family are invited to join Burrelle S. Meeks and The Dream Team for the Initial Park Revitalizing Work Day and get THE Park, a green space located in the heart of the Park Springs retirement...

  As we age, we are more prone to fall and after experiencing a bad fall, some people develop a fear of falling – which in turn may put the person at risk for more falls! As outlined in this article by Linda Melone, “7 Surprising Things...

As Deborah Long outlines in her excellent article in Grandparents.com, 6 Health Benefits of Being Social, being social really does contribute to seniors’ health and wellbeing. At Park Springs, Members have access to a wealth of opportunities to make new friends, participate in cultural, intellectual and...

[caption id="attachment_4768" align="alignleft" width="300"] Location is Key to Selecting Park Springs[/caption] Park Springs’ location, close to the vibrant city of Atlanta and easily reached by car or air, is at the top of the list of reasons to move here. There are many other reasons why...