Best Senior Living Blogs by Organizations 2014

There are many organizations in the senior living industry that publish a blog. We gathered the best blogs out there, specifically blogs that are targeted towards caregivers and are affiliated with a corporation or organization in the senior living space.

Winner

Winner

The winner of Best Blogs by Organizations is awarded to the finalist that earns the highest rating during the Best Senior Living Awards. Congratulations to the winner of Best Blogs by Organizations!

  • Sunrise Senior Living

    Sunrise Senior Living

    52 Judges Score  5 Popular Vote

    The Sunrise Senior Living blog offers tips for senior living professionals, healthy aging advice, coverage of senior living industry-related news and a variety of other topics pertinent to the aging p...

People's Choice

People's Choice

The people have spoken! The People's Choice Winner of Best Blogs by Organizations is the best senior living resource that earned the highest number of votes during the voting period. Congratulations to the People's Choice Winner of Best Blogs by Organizations!

  • EPOCH Senior Living Blog

    EPOCH Senior Living Blog

    42 Judges Score  261 Popular Vote

    Profiles of residents, community happenings, aging tips and more are found at the Epoch Senior Living blog...

Finalists

finalist

To earn a spot as a finalist for the Best Senior Living Awards, the following senior living resources received the highest number of consumer votes. Our dedicated panel of experts rated these senior living resources. Here are the Best Blogs by Organizations as ranked by our panel.

  • Age Blog - American Society on Aging

    Age Blog - American Society on Aging

    51.5 Judges Score  51 Popular Vote

    Discussing the latest developments in the fields of senior care and aging...

  • Atria Senior Living Blog

    Atria Senior Living Blog

    50.5 Judges Score  61 Popular Vote

    With a unique, modern layout, Atria Senior Living's "Wit and Wisdom" Blog delivers a wide variety information to seniors and caregivers. The blog covers topics such as news, active aging, dementia, ve...

  • The CSA Blog

    The CSA Blog

    50 Judges Score  8 Popular Vote

    The CSA blog was designed to act as a platform for information relating to the senior market between CSAs, members of the public and the SCSA staff. The CSA blog includes information from a wide range...

  • Episcopal Retirement Homes Blog

    Episcopal Retirement Homes Blog

    48.5 Judges Score  36 Popular Vote

    Since 1951, Episcopal Retirement Homes (ERH) has dedicated itself to improving the lives of older adults through innovative, quality living environments and in-home and community-based services delive...

  • Everyday Health Caregiver Blog

    Everyday Health Caregiver Blog

    48.5 Judges Score  133 Popular Vote

    Lynda Shrager is a breast cancer survivor, mother of a child with Crohn's disease, and daughter of parents who have had every disease in the book. Lynda is the author of "Otherwise Healthy: A Planner...

  • About.com Assisted Living

    About.com Assisted Living

    47.5 Judges Score  45 Popular Vote

    About.com Assisted Living Blog consistently offers caregivers and seniors up to date news, helpful tips, and great resources...

  • Thrive!

    Thrive!

    47.4 Judges Score  258 Popular Vote

    The Thrive! blog focuses on insights on living independently for seniors, their family members and caregivers. We want to bring you great ideas and insights to motivate and inspire...to Thrive!...

  • EasyLiving Blog

    EasyLiving Blog

    46.5 Judges Score  34 Popular Vote

    EasyLiving offers flexible, high quality, personalized home care delivered according to an individual's needs and schedules. The EasyLiving blog offers frequent updates with topics covering a breadth...

  • Senior Advisor Blog

    Senior Advisor Blog

    46 Judges Score  10 Popular Vote

    The SeniorAdvisor.com blog is dedicated to senior living trends, news, and personal interest stories, with the aim of helping people in their search for senior care and senior living communities. The...

  • Bonaventure Senior Resources Blog

    Bonaventure Senior Resources Blog

    45.5 Judges Score  35 Popular Vote

    The Bonaventure Senior Resource blog features fresh new articles multiple times a week in a variety of categories covering senior health and wellness, nutrition, personal interest stories, motivationa...

  • be.group blog

    be.group blog

    40.5 Judges Score  98 Popular Vote

    The be.group senior lifestyle blog is a great resource for news and stories of interest to older adults and their families, as well as what's happening throughout our southern California senior commun...

  • BMA Management Blog

    BMA Management Blog

    36.5 Judges Score  137 Popular Vote

    The BMA Management Blog delivers content relevant to senior living. Topics range from health, wellness, community to current senior living and aging relevant news...

Nominees

nominee

The following senior living resources were nominated for a chance to earn the title of Best Blogs by Organizations. All of our nominees deserve an honorable mention for the valuable resources they provide for the senior living community!

  • Sunrise Senior Living - Senior Eats Blog

    Sunrise Senior Living - Senior Eats Blog

    4 Popular Vote

    The Senior Eats blog, published by Sunrise Senior Living, provides detailed advice on healthy eating for seniors, including delicious recipes and nutrition information for staying healthy long into yo...

  • NY Times - The New Old Age

    NY Times - The New Old Age

    2 Popular Vote

    Thanks to the marvels of medical science, our parents are living longer than ever before. Adults over age 80 are the fastest growing segment of the population; most will spend years dependent on other...

  • The Senior Care Blog by Emeritus Senior Living

    The Senior Care Blog by Emeritus Senior Living

    2 Popular Vote

    The Senior Care Blog by Emeritus Senior Living is designed to help older individuals navigate through their retirement years. Topics include tips for caregivers, financial and long-term care planning...

  • Caregiver Tips

    Caregiver Tips

    1 Popular Vote

    Caregiver Tips offers the latest news and advice on senior care...

  • LivHome Home Care Blog

    LivHome Home Care Blog

    1 Popular Vote

    The LivHome Home Care Blog writes about coping and dealing with aging and the diseases and disorders the come along with aging. This blog is a great resource for caregivers...

  • Marjorie P. Lee Senior Living Blog

    Marjorie P. Lee Senior Living Blog

    1 Popular Vote

    The Marjorie P. Lee Senior Living Blog, a part of Episcopal Retirement Homes, offers readers information about senior living and health. It also keeps visitors up to date on key events throughout the...

  • Wrinkle Think

    Wrinkle Think

    1 Popular Vote

    Wrinkle Think aims to "redefine America's conversation on aging," and it does just that with a lighthearted, entertaining yet informative approach. Wrinkle Think's contributors cover tips on active ag...

  • American House Senior Living Communities Blog

    American House Senior Living Communities Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    With posts that highlight the accomplishments of their residents or feature health tips, American House Senior Living Communities' blog always offers something new to learn...

  • Atlantic Shores - Dog Blog

    Atlantic Shores - Dog Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    The Atlantic Shores Blog follows two Guide Dogs in training being raised by two of Atlantic Shores' IL residents in a partnership with Guiding Eyes for the Blind...

  • CaregiverStress Blog

    CaregiverStress Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    The CaregiverStress Blog is part of The Home Instead Senior Care family network of locally owned franchise offices was developed with a passionate desire to be your trusted in-home care agency, to hel...

  • Daystar Senior Living Blog

    Daystar Senior Living Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    Daystar Retirement Village keeps seniors updated on the latest news and tips for senior health, and living...

  • Deupree House Blog

    Deupree House Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    The Deupree House Blog, part of Episcopal Retirement Homes, delivers content about senior living and aging to their readers. The blog also keeps readers informed of community events and events around...

  • Erickson Living Senior Living Blog

    Erickson Living Senior Living Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    Erickson Living's Senior Living Blog provides articles for seniors and caregivers on a variety of topics including promoting health, senior financial planning and technology for seniors...

  • Everything Elder Law

    Everything Elder Law

    0 Popular Vote

    Farr Law Firm is Virginia's premier estate planning and elder law information portal for seniors. The Everything Elder Law blog covers elder care topics, news, and innovations specific to Virginia res...

  • Genworth Care Advisor Blog

    Genworth Care Advisor Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    First national service to integrate care assessment, care planning and provider matching for the family caregiver. The only service of its kind that is endorsed by AARP. The Care Advisor blog offers i...

  • Hebrew SeniorLife Blog

    Hebrew SeniorLife Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    The Hebrew SeniorLife Blog is part of Hebrew SeniorLife's mission to redefine the experience of aging and transform the conversation about aging in America...

  • Jewish Sacred Aging

    Jewish Sacred Aging

    0 Popular Vote

    A forum for the Jewish Community with resources and texts that feature discussions on the implications of the revolution in longevity for Baby Boomers and their families...

  • Juniper Care Place

    Juniper Care Place

    0 Popular Vote

    The Juniper Communities blog provides perspectives and insights into the changing realities of our aging society...

  • Life Lived Forward

    Life Lived Forward

    0 Popular Vote

    Life Lived Forward has exceptional variety—everything from wellness and caregiver information to finance and travel for seniors. The site’s resources are helpful and include uplifting stories wit...

  • Sagora Senior Living Blog

    Sagora Senior Living Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    This blog is not to convince you that Sagora is the place for you, we just want you to know that life doesn’t end when you decide to retire. It could be just the beginning. Life at a Sagora Senior...

  • Senior Lifestyle Concierge

    Senior Lifestyle Concierge

    0 Popular Vote

    Senior Lifestyle Concierge provides tips for seniors and their caregivers to help them maintain a healthy lifestyle while in their homes...

  • SeniorsAloud

    SeniorsAloud

    0 Popular Vote

    SeniorsAloud began on the internet in May 2008 as a blog with postings of articles and videos that would appeal to older adults aged 50 and above. Today it has evolved into a go-to site for seniors se...

  • The Caregiver's Voice Blog

    The Caregiver's Voice Blog

    0 Popular Vote

    The Caregiver's Voice tries to bring hope and strength to caregivers of adults with cognitive impairment through knowledge, support, resources, and humor...

  • True North

    True North

    0 Popular Vote

    The True North blog contains upbeat and helpful tips, advice, insights and resources to help baby boomers and seniors live inspired and PurposeFULL lives. Enjoy regular features on exercise, healthy e...

Award Program Details

  • Content related to caregiving, assisted living, Alzheimer’s/memory care, skilled nursing care, continuing care and home care
  • Blogs, which means that the content is displayed in reverse-chronological order
  • To qualify, a blog must have at least six posts per year
  • Blog must be affiliated with a corporation or organization and not just an individual
  • Consumer focused content
  • Vlogs by organizations also included