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22 Apr, 2015

Introducing Jill Fiala, Community Relations Director

By |April 22nd, 2015|staff|Comments Off on Introducing Jill Fiala, Community Relations Director

Walking through a set of sliding glass doors at the front of a building can be a bit intimidating for some. Well, not at Dominion Senior Living. I am welcomed by smiling faces and greeted with a friendly good morning or afternoon each time I walk through the door. I am proud to be part [...]

12 Jan, 2015

Protecting Yourself from the Flu

By |January 12th, 2015|health care, quality of life|Comments Off on Protecting Yourself from the Flu

Flu season is in full swing, and it’s an especially dangerous one. According to the Walgreens Flu Index, East Tennessee’s own Knoxville currently ranks as the nation’s worst city for catching the flu. When it comes to caring for the elderly, FLU.gov tells us that adults over the age of 64 are at a higher [...]

16 Dec, 2014

What Does Dominion Mean by “All-Inclusive Pricing”?

By |December 16th, 2014|finances|Comments Off on What Does Dominion Mean by “All-Inclusive Pricing”?

When you hear the term “all-inclusive” it’s usually a good thing, especially when it comes to dream vacations and houses. It’s also a great term to hear when you’re searching for an assisted living or memory care community. Many senior care facilities utilize tiered pricing. The normal presentation of this model is to introduce the [...]

26 Nov, 2014

How Often Do We Actually Count Our Blessings?

By |November 26th, 2014|holidays|Comments Off on How Often Do We Actually Count Our Blessings?

There’s an old gospel hymn written by Johnson Oatman, Jr. that includes the line, “Count your blessings, name them one by one.” We tend to sing this song around the Thanksgiving holiday, but how many of us truly stop to name our blessings specifically? And how often do we practice this activity? Many Thanksgivings have [...]

18 Nov, 2014

Activities: A Pivotal Aspect of Life Enrichment

By |November 18th, 2014|activities|Comments Off on Activities: A Pivotal Aspect of Life Enrichment

Whether you love the cold and wait with anticipation for the first snowfall, or you want to fast-forward straight to spring, winter poses problems for many people. Mood changes during the winter months are common, and those living at Dominion Senior Living experience them, too. According to Life Enrichment Director Bonnie Parton, the residents at [...]