From community news to senior living trends, we’ll keep you up to date on all the happenings at Smith Village and more.



Why CARF Accreditation Is So Important

Choosing a senior living community comes with a lot of questions. But perhaps the most important question you should ask is, “Has this community been CARF accredited?” Maybe you’ve heard of it, or maybe you haven’t, but there are many reasons why selecting a CARF accredited community like Smith Village is so important. The acronym …

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The 5 Best At-Home Workouts for Seniors

These last few months at home have caused us to change many things in our lives, and that includes how we stay in shape. Being healthy and fit doesn’t mean you have to go to the gym. There are plenty of ways to achieve those goals while saying in the comfort and safety of your …

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Smith Village to host holiday fair

Originally published by The Beverly Review. Smith Village resident Leslie Rokaitis, who creates Christmas ornaments with silver spoons, will be among a dozen vendors offering great gifts for holiday shoppers during Smith Village’s holiday fair on Friday, Nov. 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 2320 W. 113th Pl. Read the rest of the …

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Smith Village Starts Expansion

Originally published by The Villager. Ground was broken in mid-October for a $22.3 million expansion to modernize the Johanson Wing at Smith Village, 2320 W. 113th Pl. Read the rest of the article here.

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Service day feeds body, soul

Originally published by The Beverly Review. The cafeteria at St. Barnabas Elementary School was recently transformed into a hub of activity for charity. Read the rest of the article here.

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The Benefits of Intergenerational Activities for Seniors

Aging doesn’t automatically mean that people have to slow down. In fact for many, some days feel like life is just getting started. It’s easy for seniors to feel that way when they get to interact with people younger than themselves on a regular basis. That’s why so many senior living communities have introduced intergenerational …

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