Featured Stories


The Terraces at Los Altos Unveils Innovative Skilled Nursing Community »

4/22/2014 9:00 am

When ABHOW opened Pilgrim Haven Retirement Community in 1949 in Los Altos, Calif., it was a pioneering step forward in providing quality living in a continuing care retirement community.


Residents Explore Memory, Build Relationships »

4/16/2014 1:02 pm

There’s a common saying that a picture is worth a thousand words. At Piedmont Gardens, residents and college students are joining together to share priceless memories and create beautiful pictures together.


ABHOW Gets Top Ratings For Reaccreditation »

4/7/2014 8:41 am

After more than a year of preparation and months of visits by teams of surveyors, all 11 ABHOW continuing care retirement communities have received a full 5-year accreditation.


Measuring Our Impact »

4/3/2014 10:39 am

People choose retirement communities like they select hotels and restaurants: with an eye toward exceptional service.


A Pioneering Perspective: Sally Trautwein »

4/3/2014 9:35 am

Sally Trautwein, a volunteer at Oakland’s House of Dignity, recently received the Jefferson Award, a national honor for public service.


Las Ventanas Residents Help Others Through Thrift Shop Sales, Programs »

3/31/2014 6:00 am

A handful of change doesn’t look like much to many people. But in the right place, it can mean having warm, comfortable clothing.


Rosewood Resident Keeps Sailing Along »

3/30/2014 8:37 am

Jim Whyte has issued a challenge: Try and beat him in the Rosewood Community Wii Bowling Tournament.


More Older Adults Opt to Stay on the Job »

3/27/2014 8:00 am

Since moving into Las Ventanas in Las Vegas in 2007, Helen Stock has continued to work part time with the Culinary and Bartenders Pension Trust she helped form more than 40 years ago.


Cindy Jam Named Administrator of the Year »

3/18/2014 8:34 am

When Cindy Jam walked into her interview for the administrator position at Three Rivers Village, an affordable housing community in Richland, Wash., she wasn’t sure she wanted to be there.


Dennis Gradillas Honored as ABHOW’s 2013 Executive Director of the Year »

3/18/2014 8:32 am

When Dennis Gradillas joined Las Ventanas as executive director in 2011, he knew the resort-style retirement community in Las Vegas faced serious problems.