Sodalis Assisted Living & Memory Care Blog

We share inspiring and interesting information about aging, caregiving and dementia.  This is also a great place to get a feel for what is happening in Sodalis communities. Read about daily life, special events and what makes us special!
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How do I know when my parents need help living at home?

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It’s that time of year when many families find themselves on the road to visit aging parents that they may not see on a regular basis. In a society where some adult children live hundreds of miles away from their parents, subtle changes that take place as a person ages may go unnoticed by phone….

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2014 Sodalis Cross Street Christmas Celebration

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Sodalis Cross Street in New Braunfels held an open house Christmas celebration on Friday, December 12th. Special thanks to our cook, Jackie Mcclungs, for out-doing her self once again. This is just one of several events she has coordinated for our residents and their loved ones. Thank you Jackie for giving the residents and their…

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Sodalis Cross Street 2014 Christmas Tree Lighting

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This morning was full of excitement at the Sodalis community on Cross Street in New Braunfels!  We had our lighting of the tree party. We invited staff members to bring their children to help welcome the Christmas holiday season. The children assisted residents and staff with decorating the Christmas tree. Staff member Monica M had…

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2014 Sodalis Annual Recognition Celebration

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The Annual end of the year Sodalis Christmas staff meeting and recognition party was held in New Braunfels on December 5th. All Sodalis managers, nurses and community relations coordinators were in attendance. We enjoyed a little good natured competition between our corporate office staff, managers, sales staff and nurses. Mark Rushing, Founder and Co-CEO, and…

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Memory Care residents “Do The Hokey Pokey”

Bianca Green, Engagement Coordinator at Sodalis Memory Care on Cross Street in New Braunfels, enjoys making each day special for her community. Residents, staff, and quite often family members too, enjoy being involved in community activities. Planned outings and activities and spontaneous moments of fun are all part of life at Cross Street. It’s not…

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Memory Care Tips: Taking Medication

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“Dad won’t take his medication!” is a common refrain among caregivers of those with dementia. Here are a few tips to help make medication time less stressful for both caregiver and dementia patient.   Establish a routine – Create a ritual/routine that works for your individual and stick to it. If others take care of your…

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2014 “Cake Boss” Competition Between Sodalis Communities

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2nd Annual “Cake Boss” Competition brings out the best in Sodalis managers and residents! We’re excited to announce that Temple’s “Spirit Chasers” created the winning cake! Sodalis Victoria I “Turkey Trotters” Entry Details Sodalis Victoria II – “Gobble ‘Til You Wobble” Entry Details Sodalis Waco Entry – “The Wonderful Waco Wild Ones” Details Sodalis New…

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