Movers & Shakers: American House Creates Hospitality Role; Pegasus Appoints Sales and Marketing VP

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Wellness 2.0: Life Plan Communities Customize Programs to Boost Engagement

The wellness trend has taken the senior living industry by storm — but simply encouraging more healthy habits or offering one-size-fits-all wellness programs may not work. Residents carry with them certain innate behavioral traits and personalities that may affect their overall health and wellness outcomes, suggesting that providers need to think about catering their offerings […]

3 Innovative Senior Housing Projects That Hold Lessons For Nonprofits

Nonprofit senior living providers have historically driven innovation in the field, but there is some concern that they are being eclipsed in this regard by for-profit competitors that are controlling more market share, can bring capital to bear more quickly and have a higher risk tolerance.  The differences between nonprofits and for-profits may not be […]

Senior Living Nonprofits Quietly Collaborate In Under-the-Radar Group

Non-profit senior living providers across the U.S. have in recent years looked to mergers and affiliations as a way to gain scale and thrive in the face of industry headwinds. But some of these arrangements also come with a price: In order to join forces, at least one party needs to give up some degree […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/12/17)

Construction: Planned Pathway to Manage Wisconsin Community Caddis has begun developing its first senior living community in Wisconsin, and Pathway Senior Living is slated to manage it, according to a press release. The community, Heartis Village North Shore, will have 105 assisted living and memory care apartments. Residents will have access to amenities such as garden […]

Mather, Northwestern Launch Study on Life Plan Community Benefits

To date, no studies have been conducted to determine the impact that living in a life plan community has on seniors’ long-term health and wellness. For that reason, the research service arm of Evanston, Illinois-based senior housing provider Mather LifeWays is partnering with a Big Ten university to analyze that very subject. Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/30/15)

Construction: Planned Aspire Development Partners, The Arbor Company Plan Ga. Community Ga.-based Aspire Development Partners and The Arbor Company recently announced plans for the development of a cutting-edge senior living community in Georgia’s Cherokee County. The project site is located on Sixes Road near the master-planned Bridge Mill Golf and Country Club community. Construction, which […]