I pray that the prospective residents/family feel the love and experience the genuine kindness when they walk through the doors of Harbison Shores in Irmo! My mom has been a resident since 2018. Unfortunately not all the past experiences have been pleasant, but so far under this management I sense a more resident/family centered facility. Everyone is amazing, from the maintenance staff, to the administrator! I have heard caregivers affectionately calling my mom, “mom” or “grandma” depending on their age; telling her they love her while putting her to bed with big good night hug! They comb her ...Show More
Eat, Pray, Love in Senior Living - How Eating Together Increases Health in Seniors Back
Eating alone isn’t easy, and it can be especially difficult for seniors who also live alone. Research shows that seniors who eat alone may face higher risk of heart disease and malnutrition. At Harbison Shores, dining is an event that we want to share with you. Here is a closer look into the connection between social eating and healthy eating.
Eating is a social activity. For many, mealtime is a shared experience and a time for stimulating conversation and togetherness. At Harbison Shores, we ensure that your dining experience is the friendly and loving atmosphere that you are looking for. Our exceptional chef prepares fresh meals every day that satisfy the nutritional and dietary needs of each resident. When seniors enjoy meals in an environment that promotes conversation, they are more likely to eat healthy and nutritious meals. Check out these ways to ensure healthy and social eating:
- Ask your neighbor to join you for dinner.
- Join other residents at a table in the dining room.
- Invite your friends over for a self-prepared meal.
- Encourage your family to visit for a meal.
Sharing mealtime with others promotes emotional and nutritional well-being. By doing so, you can make dining an easier, happier, and lovelier experience. Join us for a meal at Harbison Shores right here in Irmo, South Carolina! We can’t wait to dine with you.