Senior Living Stories

Caring for seniors is a challenging job – and it often doesn’t get the accolades it deserves. But the truth is there are millions of amazing stories happening in Senior Living every day.

The Magic of Music in Memory Care

The Magic of Music in Memory Care

Witness the power of music as a group of Memory Care residents transforms from passive listeners to a joyful choir. This is Dean Solden’s story of compassion in the face of adversity.

The Magic of Music in Memory Care

The Magic of Music in Memory Care

Witness the power of music as a group of Memory Care residents transforms from passive listeners to a joyful choir. This is Dean Solden’s story of compassion in the face of adversity.

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Taking Care to New Heights

Taught about the importance of caring for his elders at an early age, Jim Tarantino strives to build purposeful communities and create lasting memories for his residents.

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More Than Maintenance

Spend a day in the life of Ricky Lee, Larry Nelson and the seniors they serve to see how their work blurs the line between building maintenance and resident care.

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A Calling to Care

When you care for seniors, there comes a time when you experience something profound. Here is John Vrba’s story.

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The Gift of Community

For Dr. Sara Hamm of Lifespace Communities, caring for seniors is both her greatest responsibility and greatest joy. Experience her lifelong journey of being a champion for aging adults.

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Stories from the Care Community

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