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A Pioneering Perspective: Evangeline “Vangie” Buell »

11/15/2016 11:18 am

Evangeline “Vangie” Buell, 84, is a resident at Piedmont Gardens in Oakland, California. Nearly 100 years ago, Buell’s parents came to the United States from the Philippines.

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Recreation Therapy Assistant Stephanie Hartstrom recalls Pioneer Week at Judson Park »

11/11/2016 12:44 pm

Stephanie Hartstrom’s workdays are full of activity and cover a lot of ground.

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Living Well Workshops Help Seniors Take Control of Their Health »

11/11/2016 12:43 pm

Lynda McDaniel and other Beacon community residents at The Pearl on Oyster Bay, located in Bremerton, Washington, have taken advantage of a free six-week workshop series called Living Well, which helps seniors learn how to better manage their own health.

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Team Member Appreciation Fund: 2016 Changes »

11/11/2016 12:39 pm

For the past several decades, communities have operated a Team Member Appreciation Fund, which provides residents with a way to recognize team members for their outstanding service.

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Foundation committee spearheads successful Planned Giving Seminar at Las Ventanas »

11/11/2016 12:35 pm

Las Ventanas sits on the western edge of Las Vegas, but rather than gamble with charitable gifts, residents of the ABHOW community instead decided that it would be far more beneficial to brush up on the financial fundamentals of different types of giving.

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Residents at The Terraces of Los Gatos stay active, cross Golden Gate Bridge »

11/11/2016 12:33 pm

Staying physically, mentally and socially active is a crucial component to aging well, which is why this past September, a group of Los Gatos team members and residents spent a morning crossing the Golden Gate Bridge. 

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Resident Helps Piedmont Gardens Celebrate Filipino American History Month »

11/11/2016 12:24 pm

Evangeline “Vangie” Buell, 84, is a resident at Piedmont Gardens in Oakland, California. Nearly 100 years ago, Buell’s parents came to the United States from the Philippines.

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Residents Explore Passions in the Classroom »

11/4/2016 8:36 am

Elvis and Buddy Holly. Women as change agents in politics. Volcanology. All are topics that residents of Judson Park in Des Moines, Washington, explored in college-level classes this fall.

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What’s Your Legacy: Beatson Leads Lifelong Fight Against Diabetes »

11/4/2016 8:34 am

Thomas J. Beatson Jr. defied Type 1 diabetes for nearly 75 years, determined to live a full life and devote his time, energy and money to combating the disease.

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Endowment Bequests Provide Essential, Enduring Gifts »

11/4/2016 8:33 am

A bequest has the potential to parlay years of smart saving into the ultimate act of kindness for fellow residents, ABHOW Foundation President Jeff Glaze says.