"Abundant Living – Successful Aging"

Vision

Our Vision For You

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010

  Rincon del Rio means ~ “Bend of The River” – Like a river, you may have noticed lately that your life is gently changing course.  We have some ideas...

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Our Natural Amenities

Natural Amenities

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010

Rincon del Rio is located in – Nevada County, California – The community sits on 225 acres bordering the Bear River. Eighty – five percent of the...

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Companionship

Companionship

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010

Humans are very social creatures.  We need healthy interaction with others to maintain our health and maximize cognitive function.  The staff and residents at ~...

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Exemplary Medical Care

Exemplary Medical Care

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010

Rincon del Rio has on-site, on staff physicians, nurses, and other medical service providers. Visits can be in your home or in the office. Our focus is: Physician...

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Recent Posts

The History of Nursing Homes: From Almshouses to Skilled Nursing

The History of Nursing Homes: From Almshouses to Skilled Nursing

(Editor’s note: Our 5-part History of Nursing Homes in the U.S. has proven to be one of the most popular parts of our site, so we’ve consolidated it into one document for easier reading. Enjoy!)


The concept of  ‘traditional’ nursing …

Quote of the Week: Autumn

Quote of the Week: Autumn

"Of all the seasons, autumn offers the most to man and...

Five More Reasons to Make Friends With A Dog Owner

Five More Reasons to Make Friends With A Dog Owner

In my previous post, we established that dog owners tend by and large to be conscientious, responsible, social, active, and fun-loving. If that’s not enough to convince you to choose a dog owner as your next new friend, here …

Why You Might Want to Make A New Friend That Owns A Dog, Pt 1 (Reasons 1-5)

Why You Might Want to Make A New Friend That Owns A Dog, Pt 1 (Reasons 1-5)

With life’s twists and turns sometimes we find ourselves in need of a friend. It’s a rare individual who can identify such a need. Usually when we find ourselves down in the dumps, our reaction is to want to crawl …