Case Studies

Five Ways Game Days Are Great for Senior Health

Game days are simple, straightforward and highly effective ways for seniors to relax, connect and most of all, have fun. That is the goal of such organized activities at each of The Allure Group’s six skilled nursing facilities — to show seniors a good time, which has several residual benefits. Here are five: Game Days…

Five Reasons Music Programs Are Great for Seniors

Music has been delighting its listeners and challenging its performers since the dawn of time. While you may think music is only a tool to move the emotions and pass some time, science has discovered that music may have a more critical role in the human experience than initially understood, especially for seniors.  With the…

Keeping Tabs on Residents In a Skilled Nursing Facility

Healthcare professionals walk a fine line when monitoring residents in a skilled nursing facility like those in The Allure Group’s Brooklyn- and Manhattan-based network: The goal is always to provide the best possible care, while at the same time providing for a resident’s comfort and respecting his or her privacy. Happily, there are ways to…

The Allure Group Celebrates Father’s Day

We had a great time celebrating Father’s Day 2018 with various celebrations across our centers. Thank you so much to everyone who came to our events or helped put them together. It was wonderful to get to celebrate and honor all of the dads that we work with everyday, and we are thankful for the…

5 Things to Look For When Selecting a Nursing Home

Ronna Edelstein had a problem. Her father, Morton, was in his 90s, and fast approaching the time where he would need to be placed in a nursing home. He had, however, made her promise years before not to “dump” him in such a place. He had visited friends there, and almost always came away depressed.…