If a 55+ year-old-person is ready to slow down, smell the roses, and enjoy their retirement, what kind of options do they have in terms of joining an engaging, enriching community experience? They want control over their life, like the meals they eat and the activities they participate in, but they might not be ready […]
What Grants Are Available to Open an Assisted Living Facility?
Nobody has ever said opening an assisted living community is easy, but that doesn’t mean you have to do it all on your own. Whether you’re just starting in the senior living industry or looking to expand your company to include multiple locations, it’s important to know where you can find financial support when you […]
Fortune and Great Place to Work® Name Distinctive Living One of the 2022 Best Workplaces in Health Care™
Freehold, New Jersey — Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine have honored Distinctive Living as one of the 2022 Best Workplaces in Health Care™. This is Distinctive Livings First time being named to this prestigious list. Earning a spot means that Distinctive Living is one of the best companies to work for in the […]
How Can Technology Help Senior Citizens
More seniors than ever are learning about and using technology in their everyday lives. As they engage with these new technologies, we continue to understand how we can use them to benefit our community members. Helping our community members learn how to use technology effectively is one of our priorities as caregiving professionals. Understanding the […]
How To Generate Leads for Senior Living Facilities
Senior living communities are a lucrative market and fill an essential need for people across the country. In our increasingly online world, leveraging your marketing efforts to generate and capitalize on leads is vital. Getting the word out and converting interest into a new community member is part of how you fulfill your mission to […]
Distinctive Living Earns Great Place to Work Certification™ Two Years In a Row!
Freehold, New Jersey — Distinctive Living is proud to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work for the second year in a row. The prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at Distinctive Living. This year, 100% of employees said it’s a great place to work – 41 […]
What Is the Future of Senior Living Communities?
Preparing for the Future Senior living is changing. Some shifts are a natural result of a new generation retiring, while others are the fallout of the recent pandemic. As a result, the expectations for amenities and services have risen, with a greater emphasis on a holistic approach. Distinctive Living communities strive for continuous improvement and […]
10 Challenges Facing Assisted Living Facilities
Approaching Challenges to Assisted Living Assisted living facilities face new challenges as communities change, technologies develop, and senior living faces a staffing crisis. The Distinctive Living approach ensures we overcome new challenges by developing a stellar reputation and a supportive community. Here are 10 challenges facing assisted living facilities and how our approach can help […]
Why Work in Senior Living?
Whether you’re just getting started on the job market or just looking for a fresh start, working in the senior living industry may be the right place for you. Where else can you find a career that makes a difference, provides growth opportunities, and offers an excellent work-life balance? The Senior living industry is quickly […]
Who Regulates Senior Living Facilities?
If you are recently retired or are the caregiver for an aging parent, you may have considered a transition into senior living. But, how do you know which community is the right fit for your loved one, and what kind of supports are in place to keep them safe and happy? Moving into a retirement […]