Reading Time: 2 minutes Anxiety is, unfortunately, common in older adults. According to the Geriatric Mental Health Foundation, the numbers of affected adults can range from 10 to 20 percent of all older Americans. This anxiety is the most common mental health problem among adult women and the second most among adult men. At Woodland Ridge, we know that Read More

Reading Time: 1 minute The Woodland Ridge Foundation was honored by Wells Fargo with a $1,000 grant at the company’s Days of Giving celebration at the Mansour Center in Marietta on Nov. 8, 2011.  The donation to The Woodland Ridge Foundation Veteran’s Program is among contributions to 234 groups to non-profits across Alabama made at community events.  The program Read More

Reading Time: 2 minutes Good News! After a huge outpouring of support to block proposed rule changes by Georgia Health and Human Services late last year, a number of things have happened that are wonderful news for Georgia’s frail elderly who need or will need personal care services. The proposed rule changes were abandoned and all of your voices Read More

Reading Time: 1 minute By Lesley Tanner, CBS Atlanta Reporter SMYRNA, Ga. — Staff at the Woodland Ridge Assisted Living Facility couldn’t get back and forth to work during the storm, so they decided to stay the night. Cook Jesse Harden had to walk two hours to get to work Monday morning, during the height of the storm. “It wasn’t Read More