SLR News

Cornerstone at Canton Celebrates Valentine's Day

Cornerstone at Canton News

CANTON — It was a sweet celebration for residents and associates at Cornerstone at Canton this Valentine’s Day. The morning started off with a pancake breakfast made by executive director Mike Schaus. In the afternoon, residents were treated to a Valentines’ Day love-themed concert featuring Steve King on piano and vocals followed by strawberries dipped…

Read More

The Cambridge Homes announces scholarship at Longy School of Music

The Cambridge Homes News

The Cambridge Homes, an independent and assisted living community that has been a fixture in Cambridge for more than 130 years, recently announced a new annual scholarship for students studying at Longy School of Music of Bard College. Selected yearly from Longy’s “Music as a Healing Art” program, The Cambridge Homes Music Practitioner Scholar is…

Read More

Forestdale Park Partners with Tufts Occupational Therapy

Forestdale Park News

Forestdale Park Senior Living was chosen as the first Assisted Living community in Massachusetts to partner with Tufts University’s Occupational Therapy Graduate Program, offering specialized programming to residents through Tuft’s fieldwork program for Doctoral candidates.  Forestdale Park, which offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Compass Memory Support, partnered with the university this fall to provide…

Read More

The Cambridge Homes gifts 'Blessing Bags' to local veterans

The Cambridge Homes News

On Dec.19, nearly 200 bags filled with holiday gifts were delivered to the Bedford Veterans Affairs Peer Services Department by associates at The Cambridge Homes Independent and Assisted Living community. This “Blessing Bags” initiative was launched seven years ago by Teresa Burns, executive director at The Cambridge Homes, and has helped hundreds of less fortunate…

Read More

A Woman of WWII

Methuen Village News

Merrimack Valley’s oldest female veteran, 98, looks back on service, life METHUEN — From a well-worn armchair in the Methuen Village retirement home, 98-year-old Theresa Skorupka smirked about the rebellious teenage decision that shaped her life. During a time when her classmates were disappearing from school to join the workforce — including her three sisters…

Read More

Concord Park Senior Living Hosts Holiday Celebration

Concord Park News

CONCORD, MA — On Thursday, December 12th, Concord Park Senior Living hosted a holiday celebration to remember. More than 40 guests including residents, families and staff gathered at the Assisted Living and Compass Memory Support Community to enjoy an evening of good cheer, festive entertainment and tasty holiday favorites. The menu included shrimp cocktail, various…

Read More

SLR Wins Silver at 21st Annual Digital Health Awards

SLR News/Awards

Award-Winning Ebook: How to Pay for Senior Living BRAINTREE, MA — Senior Living Residences (SLR) was awarded silver for their Paying for Assisted Living e-book at the Health Information Resource Center’sSM 21st annual Digital Health Awards,SM which honors the world’s best digital health resources. A panel of 30 experts in digital health media served as…

Read More

Methuen Village Assisted Living Celebrates 10 Years

Methuen Village News

METHUEN, MA — It was just a short ten years ago that Methuen Village Assisted Living & Compass Memory Support opened its doors to local seniors. It was the area’s first community of its kind, offering both assisted living and a renowned memory care neighborhood on the same campus. Today, the community which is located…

Read More

Dr. Budson Presents at Milton Council on Aging

Standish Village News

Have you ever had a slip in memory and worried that it could indicate the start of Alzheimer’s disease? In recognition of November as Alzheimer’s Awareness month, the Milton Council on Aging hosted Dr. Andrew Budson, Associate Director & Education Core Leader at the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center, for a presentation on Alzheimer’s and…

Read More