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.


New Year Preparation: Set Goals Now to Maximize Success

It’s that time of year again. Time to take stock of the events of the last 12 months and make a plan for the next 12. If you’re into resolutions, now is the time to make them. Of course, we find that the more realistic the resolution, the better your odds of keeping it for …

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Priority Access to Newly F.D.A. Approved COVID-19 Vaccine

Timber Ridge at Talus is pleased to be able to offer the COVID-19 vaccination to residents and employees through our partner pharmacy. Residents and employees will be in the initial distribution group in the CDC phased allocations and among the first in the country to have access to the vaccine once it is available.  Specific …

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The Strategic Re-Opening Of Our Community

Our advancement to Phase Two of re-opening the community has been encouraging, however each stage of reopening will continue to be thoughtfully implemented. We remain on guard and sensitive to the fluid nature of the situation and are fully committed to the safety of our residents and staff. With that in mind, the reopening of …

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Holiday Gifts for Seniors Who Love the Outdoors

If you know someone who’d rather hike to an Alpine lake than head to the nearest brunch spot, you don’t have to look far for great gift ideas. We’ve compiled a list of easy-to-find gifts for seniors who love the great outdoors. From the practical to the inspirational, you’re sure to find something that will …

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Life Care Services Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction

It’s a Proud Time to Live at Timber Ridge at Talus Our management company, Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, ranked highest in customer satisfaction with independent living senior living communities two years in a row — and we have you to thank for it. This award demonstrates that residents and their families are receiving …

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How Does Cold Weather Affect Older Adults?

Winters in our neck of the woods tend to be cold and wet with the occasional snowstorm. The snow-covered mountains look pretty as a postcard. But freezing temperatures and slick conditions may give you pause before venturing outdoors. Still, Fido needs to be taken for a walk, and the exercise will do you both good. …

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8 Fun Winter Activities for Seniors

When it’s freezing outside and a cold drizzle is pelting the windows, the thought of huddling under a blanket with a hot cup of cocoa and your favorite movie seems like a good idea. But as attractive as that sounds, hibernating until spring isn’t good for your health unless you’re a bear. We humans need …

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5 Ways to Show Gratitude for the Senior in Your Life

How to Show Gratitude for Your Favorite Senior It can sometimes be difficult to show your gratitude to the friends and family in your life. Even those with the best intentions can find that life sometimes gets in the way. But, if we’re honest with ourselves, it doesn’t have to take a great deal of …

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9 Mental Health Benefits of Art

For many of us, drawing, painting, sculpting or simply doodling is an enjoyable way to spend some time. We used to do it when we were kids, either in art class or on our own during a rainy afternoon. Occasionally you may have surprised yourself at what you’d created. And even if it wasn’t something …

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The Importance of Socialization for Seniors

For many older adults, staying connected and engaged isn’t as easy as it used to be. They’re not going into the office anymore. Their kids have their own busy lives or have moved away. And mobility problems, hearing loss, or poor vision make getting out difficult. On top of all that, the coronavirus has made …

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