Kiplinger’s: Retirement Guide for Snowbirds

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

NEW YORK – Oct. 9, 2018 – Pat and Pete Engel of Glendale, N.Y., are seasoned snowbirds, having spent every winter since 1995 in Florida. “After two bad blizzards within two years, I realized I never wanted to see another snowflake after we retired,” says Pat, 79. The Engels rented a place near Cape Canaveral […]

Rehabilitation & Motivation for Victims of Stroke

Sunday, September 30th, 2018

We here at Your Florida Haven care deeply about the health and well-being of our clients.  One health-scare that can face many seniors is suffering a stroke.  Taking care of yourself after a stroke can be equally as important as getting to a hospital as soon as symptoms appear.  One will immediately help to save […]

Living Your Healthiest Life While Aging

Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Benefits of Being an Active Senior Citizen We hear about it all the time over the news, on the internet, and in magazines that working out is a large part of what helps keeps us healthy.  The benefits of exercise have been proven time and time again, however, as we age so does our bodies.  […]

How do I help my senior loved one downsize possessions?

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Do you have a loved one who is a senior that needs to downsize their possessions in order to move to either a smaller home, in with relatives or to an assisted living facility?  We here at Your Florida Haven want you to know that we sympathize with your situation and we know that helping […]

Consumer Protection Coalition Fights Assignments of Benefits Abuse with Much-Needed Petition

Saturday, September 1st, 2018

I received this email and wanted to pass it along to you.  Elder abuse is something that I fight hard to end so I’m sharing this letter from the Consumer Protection Coalition in its entirety and asking that you sign the petition.  Together we can keep contractors accountable for the actions and create an environment […]

33 Ways to Avoid Caregiver Burnout

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Angela stood on her front porch gazing out at the yard, holding a cup of coffee in her hands.  She closed her eyes, trying the drown out the sound of crying coming from inside the house by squeezing them, tighter and tighter.  She knew the ridiculousness of the gesture, but somehow she felt covering her ears […]

2018 Orange County Voting Information

Sunday, August 19th, 2018

Here we are at the start of another major election.  It’s hard to believe two years have gone by already and now we’re deciding soon on who our new governor will be here in Florida. Voting is our right and responsibility and Orange County does a great job at putting the information together to help […]

Assisted living-cruise ship amenities on land

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Have you ever been on a cruise vacation?  We hope that you have.  One survey given by asked people who have taken at least one cruise in their lifetime to describe their experiences in only three words.  The same three words that kept coming up over and over were; relaxation, fun and indulgence. Cruising is […]

My reasons for becoming a Senior Real Estate Specialist.

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

The other day our real estate office had conducted a team meeting where we discussed how to increase our sales numbers.  Just as the meeting ended and the room had nearly emptied out, an associate of mine came to me and asked me to explain why I was so adamant on working in a market, that […]

Local Senior Scam – Orlando Senior Phone Call Scams

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

We all know the feeling. Our phone is ringing, and it’s a number that we don’t recognize. We don’t want to pick it up. And sometimes, we don’t. The other times that we do pick up the phone, it’s a scammer. Orlando senior phone call scams are becoming more frequent. According to a survey conducted […]