At Timber Ridge, residents like to keep busy by attending events, pursuing personal goals, or just catching up with family and friends. To keep up to date on the latest events, check back here often. We’ll have stories about everything going on at Timber Ridge and within senior living.


How to Evaluate a Retirement Community

How to Pick a Retirement Community With all the options available in senior living retirement communities, it can sometimes seem overwhelming to find the one that’s right for you. If you’re wondering how to pick a retirement community that works best for your lifestyle, start by asking a few questions. 5 questions to ask about …

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Opening Up Our Community — June 24, 2020

Many state and county governments are releasing plans to reopen the economy to essential businesses. While this is an encouraging sign, please know this process will be thoughtfully considered at Timber Ridge at Talus. We will implement a multiphased approach when reopening our community. As we serve vulnerable adults throughout our community, Timber Ridge at …

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Importance of Person-Centered Care in a Senior Living Community

It’s well established that the most effective care for maintaining independence and living the fullest life possible is through person-centered care – which is why it’s at the core of the philosophy at Timber Ridge. But exactly what is person-centered care? Though the definition of person-centered care model varies, it’s essentially a model that caters …

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Things for Seniors to Do in Issaquah

Residents of Issaquah, Washington, get to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Cascade Mountains and Lake Sammamish every day. Magnificent nature frames daily life here in the Pacific Northwest, creating many outdoor recreational things to do in Issaquah. Beyond the activities nature provides, we’ve compiled a list of many attractions in Issaquah, Washington. While not …

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Top Senior Living Trends in 2020

Each year, new trends in senior living cause the industry to evolve and set new standards. The best senior living communities keep up with senior living industry trends to ensure they’re providing the highest-quality experience for their residents. By 2030, all Baby Boomers (the largest generation in the U.S.) will be seniors, and for the …

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Opening Up Our Community

Federal and state governments are releasing plans to reopen the economy to essential business. While this is an encouraging sign to our country’s response to COVID-19, please know this process will be taken thoughtfully at Timber Ridge at Talus. We will implement a three-phased approach when reopening our community. Decisions for each phase will be …

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Senior Living Entrance Fees Explained

Senior Living Entrance Fees Explained The entrance fee required to move into a senior living community may be one of the biggest inquiries seniors have when considering making the move. Senior living advisers are constantly working to educate prospective residents on the value of a senior living community and how entrance fees for retirement communities …

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How Seniors Can Stay Physically Active During Social Distancing

For many Washingtonians, going to the gym or health club is not an option for the foreseeable future. No swimming, no yoga classes, no strength training with your buddies. But just because you can’t go to the gym doesn’t mean you should take a break from exercising. If anything, you should be making an effort …

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Why Lifelong Learning for Seniors Is Important

At the heart of Timber Ridge is our commitment to helping residents live an active, balanced lifestyle. We know that wellness comprises much more than physical health, nutrition and exercise. That’s why our HealthyLife® Services program takes a whole-person approach to health by focusing on an abundance of life-enriching activities where personal choice is paramount. …

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