In Focus

In Focus

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In Focus

In Focus Archive

The name game

Residents at Sodalis Garden Ridge recalled entertainment of previous decades earlier this month by dressing up during the community’s antique car show. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Vaulting to good health

Bob Aldredge, an 85-year-old resident of Otterbein Senior Life in Lebanon, OH, recently won a gold medal in an international pole vaulting competition. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

CNA site

Edgehill, a Stamford, CT, Benchmark Senior Living CCRC, acts as a learning site for technical school students. Learn more, and find out how to submit your photos!
Audrey and Summit Estates team

Their mission? A mile

A team of six residents from Summit Estates Senior Living, Reno, NV, recently completed a one-mile walk. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Fore! For employees

Commonwealth Senior Living recently raised more than $100,000 to benefit the organization’s employees at the annual Commonwealth Cares Golf Classic. Learn more, and find out how to submit your photos!

Going for gold

Southgate at Shrewsbury resident Ed Daly on Monday received the highest civilian award bestowed by the U.S. government in a ceremony Monday at the Shrewsbury, MA, retirement community. Read more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Hurricane Hootenanny

Grace Ridge residents kept their feet busy and their minds off Hurricane Florence last week by celebrating National Line Dance Week with a hootenanny. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Party people

Watercrest Senior Living Group entertained almost 100 associates and guests at its inaugural “white party,” named for the color of clothing attendees were asked to wear. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

From CCRC to maternity

An expansion at a New Jersey continuing care retirement community will benefit expectant mothers and their babies in Africa. Read more, and find out how to submit your photos!

Here come the residents

Four Brandywine Living at Princeton residents recently came together to pay homage to the Beatles by reproducing the photo on the cover of the iconic 1969 album “Abbey Road.” Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Food fun

Wake Robin residents, staff members, construction workers and prospective residents have been enjoying food trucks throughout the summer. Read more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Senior ‘stay-cation’

Residents and friends of Juniper Village at Brookline’s Wellspring Memory Care in State College, PA, recently took a virtual trip to the beach. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Help with hydration

Senior living communities across the country have been helping older adults stay hydrated this summer by creating hydration kits and consistently offering water and other options for liquids. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

A time for toiletries

Residents at La Costa Glen retirement community in Carlsbad, CA, have been repurposing hotel toiletries to help a women’s resource center. Read more, and learn how to submit your photos!

A truckload of charity

The Village at Gainesville in Gainesville, FL, recently donated a truckload of used appliances from its residences to the Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. Read more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Patriotic parade

More than 100 residents and employees of Vi at Bentley Village in Naples, FL, participated in a golf cart parade to celebrate the Fourth of July. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!
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Random acts of kindness

Residents from Sodalis Senior Living communities throughout Texas are giving back to their greater communities through their monthly “Random Acts of Kindness” events.
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Fun with fitness

Residents at Brandywine Living at The Savoy in Little Neck, NY, celebrated National Senior Health and Fitness Day. Learn more, and find out how to submit your photos!
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