Boston-Based Assisted Living Company Launches Diet and Nutrition Program To Promote Cognitive Health and Lower the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

Senior Living Residences (SLR), a Boston-based company providing Alzheimer’s care to New England seniors, has been implementing a cognitively protective diet and nutrition program at its independent and assisted living communities. Following a research-based model of treatment and care and placing a strong emphasis on innovation, SLR is the first assisted living company in the […]

Classic Residence By Hyatt Announces New Lifestyle Program At Its Retirement Communities

Classic Residence by Hyatt has introduced a new lifestyle program designed specifically to stimulate residents’ social, emotional, and intellectual wellness by encouraging them to celebrate the experiences and innovations of the Greatest Generation. The program, “The American Century,” which was rolled out at multiple Classic Residence by Hyatt retirement communities this spring, invites both independent […]

Maristone Senior Living Seeking Capital For Construction Opportunities

Maristone Senior Living, a senior living provider headquartered in Nashville, announced that it has established a division to raise capital for future construction projects of senior living facilities in the underserved areas around Middle Tennessee. Maristone thinks that Middle Tennessee is an attractive place for retirees because of its amenities, natural beauty, low cost of […]

Ecumen Announces Completion Of Minnesota Memory Care Unit

Ecumen recently announced the completion of a new memory care community in Apple Valley, Minnesota which is part of Ecumen’s assisted living community. The Centennial House.  The $3.7 million memory care expansion features 20 memory care residences that complements its 60 assisted living residences.  Ecumen sees the need for more senior living developments that provide […]

New Assisted Living Survey Shows Safety And Quality As Top Needs

According to a recent national survey, assisted living remains enormously popular among seniors and their families  despite the challenging economic environment.  The 2009 Overview of Assisted Living, a comprehensive measure of the state of the industry conducted by the leading senior living associations, shows occupancy rates in 2009 are nearly 95 percent, only a slight […]

Trilogy Health Services Break Ground On Expansion In Southwest Ohio

Trilogy Health Services celebrated last month the ground breaking on the construction of two new health care facilities scheduled to open in Montgomery County in late 2009. The sites are located in Englewood, Ohio and include a health campus offering a full continuum of services and a freestanding memory care facility based upon the company’s […]

Ecumen Releases Whitepaper Discussing Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care Housing

Ecumen, a senior housing and services provider, recently released a new white paper that provides recommendations to interested parties on developing senior housing for those living with Alzheimer’s and dementia.  The whitepaper, "10 Tips from Ecumen for Developing a Successful Behavioral Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program for Senior Housing", outlines the lessons learned by Ecumen […]

CJE SeniorLife Brings New Jewish Sponsored CCRC to Chicago Area

CJE SeniorLife, in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago/Jewish United Fund, recently announced: Karmel, the first Jewish-sponsored continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in the Chicago area, with plans to open in 2012.  The full continuum of care community, to be located on the present Weinberg Community for Senior Living property in Deerfield, Illinois […]