Successful Aging

Age Successfully This Thanksgiving!

Successful aging includes four primary categories of wellness: physical, mental, social, and spiritual. The food we eat plays an important role. Healthful meals help maintain and even enhance our physical capabilities; foods known for brain health can boost cognition; and mealtime presents an ideal opportunity for socialization, gratitude, and reflection. At Acacia Creek, a Masterpiece...

You’re Invited! Successful Aging Symposium: Where You Live Matters

Have you ever wondered why some people live longer and seem more fulfilled? How does your everyday environment affect your physical, intellectual, social, and spiritual life? What small, consistent habits can affect big outcomes for you and your loved ones? Join us for eye-opening presentations, lively demonstrations, and real life stories of successful aging....

Celebrating Acacia Creek’s Award-Winning Year

At Acacia Creek’s founding, its board members set out to create a different kind of retirement community. One that would unite Masons and non-Masons alike in a shared culture of respect, community, and enthusiasm for life. One where the desire to “age successfully” – to establish continued growth and learning as an integral part...

Making Meaning Through Music

By Penny Vittoria, Successful Aging Coach, Acacia Creek  Sharing music brings joy and purpose to the members of the Acacia Creek chorus, who held their first outreach concert in June 2016. The chorus, which calls itself the “AC Singers,” consists of 18–20 Acacia Creek residents. Recipients of their music were the residents of St....

Choice is on the Menu

In the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, atop the Mission Hills, rests Acacia Creek Retirement Community. On a beautiful campus set upon more than 300 acres of open space, residents pursue ongoing growth, personal fulfillment, and a proactive approach to creating the lifestyle they desire. Acacia Creek is a Certified Center for...