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Independent Living: Making the Decision Sooner Rather Than Later

Many adults believe that as long as they’re healthy, active, and mobile, they can—and should—continue to live in their own homes. Many are under the impression that senior living options, including independent living, are for those who are no longer independent, who need assistance, and who are older than themselves. They think that moving into […]

Holiday Check-In: Is It Time to Consider Senior Care?

The holiday season is something that most of us look forward to—spending time with family and friends, savoring good food, reminiscing on old memories, and creating new ones. For many adult children, going home for the holidays means reconnecting with aging parents or other older family members. In some cases, the last time they may […]

COVID-19 Vaccines Could be the Ultimate Holiday Gift for Those in Senior Living Communities

Franklin Park expects vaccines for staff and residents to allow for more normal social interactions SAN ANTONIO — The increased discussion and projections for the COVID-19 vaccination to arrive by the end of the year could be the most appreciated and highly-anticipated gift of the 2020 holiday season, especially for those working and living in […]

Franklin Park® Senior Living’s Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

As news and concerns increase surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Franklin Park® Senior Living is striving to keep our residents, employees, family members, and guests up-to-date. NOVEMBER 23, 2020 | Holiday Season & Other News Dear Franklin Park® Residents, Friends, & Employees: The health and well-being of Franklin Park® residents and employees continue to be our […]

Culture and Community: Discover Senior Living in San Antonio, Texas

With its rich history, deep Mexican influence, and family-friendly activities, it’s no surprise that San Antonio, Texas, is the most visited city in Texas, and one of the top-visited cities in America every year. Among the southwestern charm and deep Hispanic roots, San Antonio offers something for everyone, young and old alike. While family-friendly attractions like […]

Stress-Free Zone: Managing Stress and Anxiety

Everyone experiences stress throughout their lives. Between work, relationships, health, and just about anything else, there are plenty of things in our lives that can cause stress. For most people, occasional stressors are common, and even to be expected. However, when you find yourself constantly stressed or anxious, it can be harmful to your mental […]

Active Seniors Find Now is the Right Time for Independent Living

In 2016, Russ and Millie Woda moved into Franklin Park® Sonterra‘s Independent Living Community in San Antonio, Texas. They never imagined that four years later they would be living safely with their neighbors in the middle of a global health pandemic. But they are and they are thriving. The Wodas, now 89 and 87 years of […]