Innovation in senior living and beyond. And article by Michele Holleran and LeadingAge.
Playgrounds are being built for seniors. "Every park has a children's playground, very few have playgrounds for adults, and none have playgrounds for the elderly," said Madeline Elsdon.
Ecumen guest blogger Jim Klobuchar dissects the national anthem as no other can.
Neat article on Ecumen Lakeview Commons Resident Honor Hacker.
Media coverage of Ecumen's Awakenings initiative has gone International with a feature segment on Canada's Global TV network news program, "16:9". Reporter Carolyn Jarvis describes Awakenings as a "sea change" in caring for residents with dementia. Empowering.
In an honoring testament to Ecumen Bethany Community's culture of caring, former residents Leonard and Irene Kalina included Bethany in their estate plans -- to the tune of $340,000! The Kalinas lived together at Ecumen Bethany Home since 2006, until Irene’s death in 2009, followed by Leonard’s passing in January 2011.
Insights on senior housing, marriage and other topics from those who know best - America's most experienced citizens.
Mike Colalillo, who lived at Ecumen operated Bayshore Health Center, passed away on Friday.
Please join us in celebrating another successful year at Ecumen! Enjoy our Ecumen Holiday Video featuring images of employees and customers from 2011.
Interesting lessons for living from The Legacy Project and Ecumen customers and staff.