Our Blog

Searching for senior living help? At 12 Oaks Senior Living communities, we’re up to date on the latest news, trends and research. Our blog, is there a name, is one of the valuable resources we provide for our readers to review - at their own convenience. If you’re looking for articles full of helpful and insightful information or tips and suggestions, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find our community’s blog is beneficial for both seniors and caregivers. We cover everything from decorating tips for your room to engaging activity ideas that residents, families and friends can all share. Visit this web page regularly to read our latest posts.
 

Getting Your Family on the Same Page for Your Loved One’s Senior Care

Family dynamics can be complicated, particularly during times of crisis and/or when big decisions need to be made. One such time is when a loved one needs senior care. Our...

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How to Make Hard Conversations Easier with Your Aging Loved One

We embrace aging in our communities, but at the same time realize that change is often scary for families. While life can still be vibrant and full as your loved...

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There’s More to Senior Living than Care

Care has always been a core component of senior living. However, in today’s senior living communities there’s much more to the experience. In fact, while care absolutely still has its...

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Our Guides

At 12 Oaks Senior Living, we understand the challenges when considering a senior living community. You may find yourself unsure about how to reach a decision that most people have had little practice in making. We’d like to offer you a selection of guides so you can gain valuable information to help in your search.

Home Care vs. Senior Living

Stay or Go Guide: A deep-dive into the differences between home care and senior living to help you make an informed decision. Live life...
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A Family Guide to Funding Senior Care & Housing

Financial Guide: For more information on the costs of senior housing and care, how to build a budget and creative funding solutions, download our...
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Your Guide To Choosing The Right Senior Living Community

Family Decision Toolkit: Tips on how to know when it’s time to consider moving to senior living and how to have the conversation with...
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Infographic Road Map

So much has changed since COVID-19 began, but one thing hasn’t: the need for senior care. And we’re up to the challenge with a range of safety measures in place to protect all of our residents; current and new.
 

Keeping in contact with your loved one during COVID

Wondering how you will be able to stay connected with your loved one when they move into a 12 Oaks community? See all the ways our residents and families can...

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Senior Living Communities Offer Everything Under One Roof

Living in a COVID world has been a challenge for everyone but it is so much easier to stay safe in a community setting, See how we have created a...

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A Day in the Life : at Home vs. Senior Living Community

Ever wonder what a day in the life is like in a senior community? We still offer all the great advantages - socialization, activities, access to care services, dining, and...

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Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes – What’s the Difference?

Senior living today is drastically different than skilled nursing and long term care facilities. Nursing homes are based on a medical model, assisted livings communities are based on a lifestyle...

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Stay at Home vs. Assisted Living During the COVID Era

Are you wondering if your loved one is better off staying at home or living in a community setting? This infographic will compare the options so you can decide which...

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Have any questions?

If you’re interested in learning more about 12 Oaks Senior Living, please contact us to access specific information about our communities and to schedule a personalized tour.

What our residents say

My parents moved in Wyndham Court of Plano and it has been a blessing for our entire family. I know longer have to worry about my parent being alone and not able to get to them in time, if something happens. My parents enjoy the great food, the many activities and the super friendly staff. Thank you Wyndham Court of Plano.

Yolande Harrison
What our residents say

Into my third week living at Reunion Court of Kingwood! At 89 I am extremely satisfied & happy with these facilities. Certainly not lonely anymore. Food, fellowship, activities & format is so gratifying & well managed. I highly recommend Reunion Court for whatever your Senior age requirements might be!

Guy Worsham
What our residents say

My 90-year-old mother has been at Wyndham Court of Plano for nearly four years and we love the staff!  My husband and I are local so I usually see her 3-4 days a week and she is so happy to be there! This is a small community so my mom is known and loved by all!  She is so involved in the daily activities and I am so happy to have the support from this friendly staff!

Suzy Kuhlman
What our residents say

My mother has lived in the independent living community for 2 years. They are very attentive to their residents’ needs. Recently, mom had a hospitalization and need to transition back to a respite care setting in assistant living. They went above and beyond to make that happen with my mother’s comfort and care to be the primary focus!

Cheryl Oller
What our residents say

I love living here (Reunion Court of Kingwood).  I came three months ago and have made more friends than I dreamed possible.  I have not met anybody that is not cheerful and kind. There are many fun activities to do, a beautiful movie/chapel theater, library, tea room, exercise room, and lunchroom that serves fine dining with white tablecloths and waitresses.

Peggy Gifford
What our residents say

My mother in law resided in memory care at Reunion Court of Kingwood for a year and a half. We couldn’t have asked for better people to care for our loved ones.  Trina loved her and treated her like she was her own mother. Much love and thanks to all of you for everything you did for her and for us.

Anna Tankersley
What our residents say

My wife was admitted to the Memory Care unit at Wyndham Court of Plano this month. I found Mr. Preston Smith to be extremely knowledgeable and courteous. I couldn’t have done this without Preston.

James Shaver
What our residents say

Great team of managers! Caring, and compassionate caregivers! Home-like family-focused community specializing in excellent care!

Monica Wells-Robertson

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