Best Stand-Alone Memory Care 2016: The Small-House Concept Meets Mother Nature

Memory care communities run the risk of feeling very institutionalized and similar to a lockdown facility, but now more than ever, developers and architects involved in memory care projects are adapting the small-house concept to communities to help residents thrive. The Dogwood Memory Care Neighborhood in Bloomfield, Connecticut, did just that, in addition to designing the community around […]

How Providers Can Meet the Memory Care Design Challenge

As baby boomers steadily creep up in age, the number of older adults requiring memory care is expected to balloon as well. Though this may come as welcome news to memory care communities nationwide, most of them aren’t necessarily up to the task of properly taking care of boomers, according to some experts. There are […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/14/16)

Construction: Planned $75 Million CCRC Planned for Long Island, N.Y. Plans have been proposed for a new Life Plan Community, Fountaingate Gardens, in Commack, Long Island. The community will include spacious one-and two- bedroom residences in two buildings called The Parkview and The Terraces. Some will include dens and balconies as well as landscaped grounds and […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (5/15/13)

Construction: Planned Texas Developers Plan Fort Worth Senior Living Community Dallas-based HealthCap Partners LLC and Fort Worth-based Hillwood Properties plan to develop a senior living community in Alliance Town Center in Fort Worth, Dallas Business Journal reports. The initial phase of construction would consist of 60-units of the senior living community, 40 of which would […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/10/13)

Construction: Planned Foreign Investment Program Propels Assisted Living Project With the help of a program that recruits foreign investors, Ridgeline Management Group is looking to break ground on a senior living community in Oregon as early as mid-summer, reports the Albany Democrat Herald. The 92-bed assisted living community will be a three-story 72,000-square-foot building on […]