Category: On Aging

April 26, 2017

Color Art Class

Some of the proven benefits of engaging in creative activities with older adults is that it helps to reduce stress, fear, and anxiety, restores and motivates muscle memory and it also enriches relationships and encourages socialization. These are the many reasons why we here at The Springs at Pacific Regent encourage our residents to come on in […]

November 11, 2016

Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

March 31, 2015

Overlake Bandage Ball 2015

For the 3rd year in a row, we attended the Overlake Bandage Ball. Yes, we enjoyed every minute of it! This year, the Overlake Medical Center Foundation and Auxiliaries raised nearly $1,000,000 in support of Mental Health Services. Our live auction donation of 10 downtown Bellvue dining experiences coupled with a night stay at the Hyatt raised over $4,000 […]

December 4, 2014

National Caregiver’s Month

President Obama declared November National Caregiver’s Month, to recognize the millions who selflessly care for seniors or people with disabilities and illnesses. This work can be difficult and often underappreciated. Having a competent, responsible caregiver, allows many seniors to live independently in their own homes. Caregiving is most challenging when one works full-time, or perhaps […]