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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In the Garden at Sodalis Memory Care Waco

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Sodalis Memory Care manager, April Heiser, loves her job in our Waco community and enjoys finding creative ways to engage her residents. Today, April was “The Butterfly Queen” giving all of the residents something to smile about as she flitted about the garden. When Mr M saw her in the flowers, he exclaimed, “Holy Macaroni!…

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It’s Summer! Snowcone Day at Sodalis Waco

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Our friends at Southern Care Hospice brought by a Snow Cone Truck to brighten up our day! Our Sodalis memory care residents in Waco had a fun, sticky time, enjoying the beautiful weather and the sweet treats!

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Garden Ridge Trip to the Zoo

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Sodalis Garden Ridge residents love going on outings together. After much debate about our destination for today’s outing, we decided to take residents for a stroll through the San Antonio Zoo. We enjoyed a great turn out, and not once did residents complain about the weather!  (It’s wonderful to see the sun again!) We spent…

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Getting Tested for Memory Loss

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A University of Michigan study published in the Journal, Neurology, explored issues concerning seniors and memory loss. They discovered that even when seniors had clear symptoms indicating that memory and/or thinking skills were impaired, more than half of seniors did not bring the symptoms to their doctor for help. The research team estimates that as…

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Dementia in Long-term Care and Community Settings, a one-day conference

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The Texas Department on Aging and Disability Services (DADS) and Texas State University will host a free event on August 20, 2105 to focus on dementia in long-term care and community settings. The event will be held at Palmer Events Center in Austin, Texas. The event is geared toward both professional staff and family caregivers…

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Sodalis Memory Care in Temple celebrates Mother’s Day

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We had an awesome Mother’s Day Tea with our residents and their families. It was delightful to listen and participate as everyone shared stories. We had lots of laughter and some sweet moments reminiscing. Of course, whenever we party, we always have our “photo booth” and a balloon release honored our Mothers in heaven. Special…

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Mother’s Day at Sodalis Memory Care in Waco

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Sodalis Memory Care of Waco residents and staff enjoyed a Mother’s Day Luncheon. The celebration honored both mothers who are residents and the wives of residents. The purpose of Sodalis Memory Care of Waco is to provide the BEST LIFE POSSIBLE  to elders living with diminished cognitive and/or physical limitations. We do this by providing assisted living…

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