Featured Stories


Team Members Host Surprise Honeymoon »

7/13/2014 9:00 am

When team members at Judson Park in Des Moines, Wash., found out that resident Tom Taylor and his companion Connie Fleming never had a honeymoon after their 2010 commitment ceremony, they did what any good friends would do.


Community Celebrates Grand Reopening »

7/7/2014 9:00 am

Dozens of residents, team members and partners joined together June 18 to celebrate the grand reopening of Three Rivers Village, an affordable housing community in Richland, Wash.


Changing More Than a Building »

7/2/2014 9:00 am

Change, even for a good reason, isn’t always easy. But Sheila Canasa, director of nursing for The Terraces at Los Altos in Los Altos, Calif., is determined to make a difference, while still being sensitive to the needs and concerns of team members and residents.


Water Balance Benefits Rosewood Seniors »

6/30/2014 9:28 am

It looks like a simple swimming pool — an expanse of heated water, five feet deep. But for older adults at Rosewood in Bakersfield, Calif., it means a sense of freedom and a place to build strength.


ABHOW Invests in Person-Centered Dining »

6/20/2014 9:30 am

The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens gets especially noisy around dinnertime as residents start gathering around the Fresno community’s indoor fountain.


Rotary Plaza Shares Community Appreciation »

6/16/2014 9:25 am

Firemen, police officers and nurses were among the crowd gathered together at Rotary Plaza on May 16 in South San Francisco. But this was no emergency — it was a time to give thanks.


Family Devotion, Every Day »

6/10/2014 9:22 am

At first glance, retired Judge Winton (Mac) McKibben and his adult son, Brian, may not seem to have a lot in common.


Person-Centered Care Provides A Special Home »

6/10/2014 9:00 am

When the Rev. Norman Cummings’ wife, Amy, passed away in 2010, he moved into a retirement community after living alone for a year.


Meeting the Need for Memory Care »

6/6/2014 2:27 pm

More than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s, and every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops the disease. For these individuals as well as their families, the challenges of memory loss are immense.


A Pioneering Perspective: Karina Welsh »

6/5/2014 9:24 pm

Karina Welsh, a resident at Grand Lake Gardens in Oakland, recently headed back to the classroom — this time to study health care advocacy. Welsh is currently a student at the University of California, Berkeley.