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When Should Skilled Nursing Be Considered for Your Loved One?

After your loved one returns from a hospital stay or it becomes necessary to provide them with 24/7 attentive medical care, a short-term or long-term move to a skilled nursing facility is often the best solution. What Is Skilled Nursing? Families often wonder, “What is the difference between skilled nursing and long-term care… and which …

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Legacy Pointe at UCF Grand Opening

Legacy Pointe is now open! Guests enjoyed drinks, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and enlightening conversations with our community leaders and residents who started an entirely new kind of retirement lifestyle at Legacy Pointe! They were among the first to tour our beautiful, brand-new community and model homes. Guests explored our life-enhancing amenities, met our leadership team, …

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What Are the Stages of Dementia?

The idea that you or a loved one may be suffering from dementia is frightening and unsettling. Understanding the condition is an important first step to knowing how to deal with dementia as it progresses. Dementia vs. Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia is often confused with Alzheimer’s disease when in reality, Alzheimer’s is actually one of the …

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8 Tips for Talking to Loved Ones About Assisted Living

Broaching the subject of a move to assisted living is rarely comfortable. Your own concerns about your loved one’s health and safety can often be met with grief, fear, and resistance as your loved one confronts this major life transition. Fortunately, there are ways to make the conversation easier. Here are some tips for approaching …

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What Are Activities of Daily Living?

Getting older can be synonymous with slowing down. After all, being able to enjoy a leisurely pace is one of the perks of retirement. Sometimes, however, taking life more slowly can mask a diminished ability to care for yourself properly. Are you not taking out the trash because you have plenty of time to do …

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Benefits of Choosing Legacy Pointe at UCF

Hear what the charter class of residents have to say about the benefits of choosing Legacy Pointe at UCF; a way of life surrounded by active neighbors, enjoyable comforts and vibrant social engagement. At Legacy Pointe, there’s more to do, more to learn and more to satisfy your zest for life. That’s our promise to …

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Future Legacy Pointe at UCF Residents Celebrate Major Construction Milestone with “Topping Off” Parade

Residents Celebrate Orlando’s First University-Affiliated Retirement Community, Expected to Open Fall 2021 ORLANDO, Fla. (June 30, 2021) – Future residents of Orlando’s newest continuing care retirement community, Legacy Pointe at UCF, gathered today for an exciting visit to their soon-to-be homes with a parade-style event to celebrate “topping off” the community’s final building. The formal …

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Unique Partnership Between Legacy Pointe and UCF

Legacy Pointe at UCF is building a strong future for seniors in the Orlando area. The senior living community will open this year and has a unique affiliation with the University of Central Florida (UCF) that future residents are already enjoying. Learn more about the programming and future of Legacy Pointe in Christian Bruey’s report …

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