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Brewster Place offers a wide range of services and amenities for active seniors in northeast Kansas. Our programs are based on our Five to Thrive Dimensions of Wellness including spiritual, emotional, physical, intellectual and social wellness. This blog will feature articles, stories, tips and information written by expert staff members to help you live your fullest life!

Love Was Born

The Christmas season is upon us. Yes, this year will be different as we are in the midst of a pandemic. If there has ever been a year, it is this year that we need some joy. We need Christmas trees, lights, decorations, Christmas cards, nativities, Christmas villages, poinsettias, and some mistletoe.

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Living in the Time of COVID

A ll of us are faced with daily uncertainty about how long the COVID- 19 situation will last and where it will take us, both individually and collectively. Our lives have been stripped down and we need to be very intentional about protecting our mental health. I want to share five practices to help guard your heart and mind during this time.

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Five Dimensions of Wellness

What is wellness and what does it mean to be well? At Brewster Place we focus on the five dimensions of intellectual, emotional, physical, social and spiritual wellness. As you read through the characteristics of each dimension, think about rating your current level of wellness in that dimension on a scale from 1 to 10 with 10 being “very well.” Think about the barriers you experience in your wellness pursuits, what would help to bump up your rating by one or two points, and what strengths do you already possess to help you get there?

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