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NEWS & SENIOR LIVING ARTICLES

Senior living articles and insights from Applewood

Welcome to our information hub with resources for seniors, caregivers and families connected with Applewood Village.

What are the Benefits of Swimming for Older Adults?

What are the Benefits of Swimming for Older Adults?

Exercise is an essential part of healthy living for all ages, including older adults. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends those over 65 participate in at least 150 minutes of moderate exercise every week, but finding ways to exercise if you...

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Helen Chang

Helen Chang

Helen Chang and her husband built their home in Marlboro in 1970. After her son moved to New York City and her husband passed in 2005, she saved a postcard from Applewood as a future retirement community option. Over the years, she attended marketing events at the...

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Jan Voytko

Jan Voytko

https://vimeo.com/821688097 Jan Voytko has made many fun new friends at Applewood since she moved in. So much so, she is already calling her neighbors family. Jan enjoys the camaraderie and staying busy. She also loves her ‘treehouse’ apartment and the community...

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Marcel Legrand

Marcel Legrand

https://vimeo.com/821687203 After living in Monmouth County for 16 years, Marcel Legrand and his parents had heard many good things about Applewood. But, he wanted to make sure it was the right fit. Marcel spent a lot of time at Applewood exploring the community and...

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Cathy and George Daughtry

Cathy and George Daughtry

https://vimeo.com/821688722 Cathy and George Daughtry chose Applewood because it had everything they and their dog, Charlie, want. They enjoy the people and the staff, specifically Chef Charles. They also enjoy the freedom to make choices each and every day – living...

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Jean Frailey

Jean Frailey

As a Salvation Army officer for 23 years, Jean Frailey moved six times throughout her career. After completing a degree in Hospital Administration, she headed Marketing for two hospital systems. Eventually, she returned to The Salvation Army as the director of Planned...

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