Senior Living Slow to Adopt Tech for Wellness-Focused Operations

The senior housing industry is gradually embracing technology in its wellness initiatives but is still just scratching the surface. That’s according to an active aging industry trends survey recently released by the International Council on Active Aging’s (ICAA). The survey found that senior living providers are shifting away from a care-focused operational model to one […]

Maplewood Develops New Flagship Property, Plans West Coast Expansion

As Maplewood Senior Living prepares to open the sales center for its Inspir-branded Manhattan high-rise project, the company is also constructing a new flagship community in Connecticut. In addition, it is planning to open a corporate office on the West Coast to support its first communities in that part of the country and drive further […]

New ‘Memory Farm’ Offers More Active Style of Dementia Care

When Johanna Jameson began exploring memory care as a research subject for her doctoral dissertation, she returned time and again to gaps in care service, and the difference between physical needs and cognitive ones. Jameson, a care consultant at Alzheimer’s Association out of their national office in Chicago, recognized that the care industry too often […]

Movers & Shakers: Thrive Senior Living Adds Chief Experience Officer

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Movers & Shakers: Seasons Management Names New COO, Principal

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Maplewood Senior Living Shuts Down Home Care Division

Just over a year after its official launch, Maplewood Senior Living’s home care division is disbanding. Specifically, the Westport, Connecticut-based senior housing provider is shutting down its Maplewood at Home division over the next two months, The News-Times reported. Maplewood Senior Living had not responded to Senior Housing News’ request for comment as of press […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (11/27/17)

Construction: Planned Upscale Senior Living Community to Open Near Emory A new upscale senior living community is planned to open near Atlanta’s Emory University in 2019. The Holbrook Decatur will cost $74 million and have 71 apartments for people in the “active 50-plus” demographic, according to Decaturish.com, a local news site. Amenities will reportedly include […]