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Protecting Older Adults: Understanding the Risks of Scammers

In an age where technology has made communication easier than ever, it has also opened the door for scammers to prey on vulnerable individuals, particularly older adults. With the rise…

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Preparing for Cold and Flu Season

As we enter the fall season and approach the colder months, we wanted to share some important information regarding our ongoing efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of Kendal…

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Big Reasons to Retire to Small Town Lexington, Virginia

“We thought we’d see a couple of stop signs and a few churches, but instead, we found a town alive with restaurants, shopping, entertainment, art galleries and so much to do.”…

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Understanding Hospice Care

Kendal at Lexington partners with ConnectionsPlus Healthcare + Hospice, a 40-year-old nonprofit organization. Clearing Up the Misconceptions Many misconceptions exist about hospice and why or when someone would need it.  A…

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Understanding Long-Term Care

“Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m sixty-four?” goes the well-known Beatles song. While 64 is relatively young in today’s world of people living longer,…

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Steps to Becoming a Resident of Kendal at Lexington

In this guide to becoming a resident of Kendal at Lexington (sometimes called KaLex), we’ll help you navigate the process in a step-by-step fashion, from exploring our website to opening…

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Understanding the Continuum of Care

In a presentation given by Director of Clinical Services Danielle Mohler and Resident Services Coordinator Brittany Camden Smith on November 29, 2022, residents in Independent Living got an important refresher…

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Experience Kendal at Lexington- Try It!

Comparing amenities, prices, locations, contract types, the care offered, and styles of independent living residences amongst Life Plan Communities (also known as CCRCs) can be daunting. The Kendal at Lexington…

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Dementia Support Group Offers Help

“Through education, we are better preparing caregivers for the future,” said Brittany Camden-Smith, resident services coordinator for residential and assisted living at Kalex and one of two dementia capable care…

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