At Newcastle Place, residents like to keep busy attending educational talks, going on community outings, 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 interesting stories about Newcastle Place and other information of interest to seniors.


Tips For Seniors to Stay Healthy This Summer

After a long winter and a wet spring, the allure of the incoming summer months is strong. Summer marks the time of year when many of us spend more time outdoors, explore our communities and bask in the abundant sunshine.  While the sunny weather and warm temperatures offer plenty of excitement and vitamin D, it’s …

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Know the Warning Signs: 5 Common Indicators of Stroke

Americans suffer strokes at a rate of one every 40 seconds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Nearly 75 percent of strokes occur in people aged 65 or older. However, age-related risk begins around age 55, and a stroke can happen at any age. Strokes are categorized by their causes.     …

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Benefits of Living in a Life Care Community

If you’re unfamiliar with the term “Life Care” or what it means to live in a Life Care community, fear not. We can help you understand exactly what Life Care is and why a Life Care community should be at the top of your list when considering retirement options. What is a Life Care Community? …

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Healthy Holiday Eating Tips for Seniors

What comes to mind when you think of the holidays? If your answer is food, you’re not alone. Many holiday gatherings are spent enjoying a family meal around the dinner table or at a friend’s party indulging in a spread of tasty treats. It’s all too easy to set aside healthy eating habits until the …

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Understanding Why Holidays Can Be Difficult for Older Adults

What do you love most about the holidays? Gathering with family and friends? Sitting down for a bountiful holiday feast? Showering your loved ones with gifts? There are plenty of reasons to get excited for the holiday season, but it’s not the same experience for everyone. There are many people, especially older adults, for whom …

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What is National Family Caregivers Month?

There are an estimated 43.5 million caregivers in the United States, according to the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP. Chances are, you probably have at least one family caregiver in your life. What you may not know is that November is National Family Caregivers Month, giving us all the chance to show our respect …

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How to Show Support on Veterans Day

Everyone knows what Veterans Day is, but how many are willing to admit they’re not sure how to best observe the national holiday? It’s a day intended to honor those who have served our country and made sacrifices to protect our freedoms, but not everyone is aware of the ways in which you can honor …

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What Does Assisted Living Look Like at Newcastle Place?

Making the move to an assisted living community is not a small decision. First, you have to be able to recognize that assisted living is right for you or your loved one, and it can be easy to overlook the warning signs. At Newcastle Place, we can educate you on what assisted living truly means, …

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10 Fall Activities for Milwaukee Seniors

At Newcastle Place, we appreciate the four distinct seasons that we get to experience throughout the year. As the days start to get shorter and the temperatures begin to dip, we know that fall is upon us, and with it comes a host of new reasons to celebrate. We’ve rounded up 10 ways to make …

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5 Signs of Caregiver Burnout & How Newcastle Place Can Help

Here at Newcastle Place, no one is a stranger. The health and wellbeing of older adults is at the core of everything we do, which is why we are proud to offer top-tier health services to residents and non-residents alike. Nestled along the North Shore of Wisconsin near Milwaukee, our community offers assisted living, short-term …

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