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 […]

Movers & Shakers: Maplewood, Morning Pointe

Maplewood Senior Living Promotes Gaston, Herlet Westport, Connecticut-based Maplewood Senior Living has promoted Tom Gaston to chief investment officer, and Shane Herlet to chief operating officer, effective immediately. Gaston joined Maplewood Senior Living in March 2011 as executive vice president of acquisitions and development. He has more than 30 years of experience in real estate […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/26/17)

Construction: Planned Maplewood Senior Living Plots Community in Connecticut Local zoning officials have given the go-ahead to a planned Maplewood Senior Living community in Westport, Connecticut. The senior living provider and the Coastal Construction Group are slated to gain approval to build up to 200 mixed-level senior care units, reports Westport News. Officials Bless Plans for Community in […]