Pictured above: Julie Platz (left), Assistant Executive Director at Standish Village, and Lauren Basler (right), EnrichedLIFE Director at Standish Village and recipient of the 2019 Isabel G. Besecker Award
BOSTON, MA — On June 11th, Lauren Basler, EnrichedLIFE Director at… Read more
Dr. Robert Stern Shared Reasons for Hope at Quincy COA
QUINCY, MA — Dr. Robert Stern, Director of the Clinical Core of the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center & Director of Clinical Research for the Boston University CTE Center, gave… Read more
With so many fad diets circulating in pop culture right now, it’s hard to know which one is the best across a range of ages, body types, and lifestyles.
The Mediterranean diet was recently named the “#1 Best Diet” by… Read more
Standish Village Holds Celebration for WWII Veteran
Standish Village Assisted Living in Boston recently held a celebration for one of its residents who returned from his tour with Honor Flight New England.
Standish Village is located at 1190 Adams St.,… Read more
Standish Village Assisted Living and Compass Memory Support, located in Dorchester’s Lower Mills, has partnered with the Milton Council on Aging to create a new memory café. The Milton Memory Café will provide those living with memory loss or dementia… Read more
Mingo Nesmith, a 91-year-old veteran of World War II and a resident of the Standish Village Assisted Living Residence in Lower Mills, was honored during a special Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony at the Dorchester facility on Sun., Aug. 20. Read… Read more
Early in 2016, representatives from the City of Quincy participated in a Dementia Friendly Massachusetts Train-the-Trainer program hosted at Standish Village in Dorchester. This three-part education program, which includes The Dementia Experience, an interactive sensitivity training that allows participants to… Read more
Massachusetts’ Dementia Friendly Initiative on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio
Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio and host Lori La Bey invited Senior Living Residences’ Robert Larkin, Pamela Maloney, and Cassi Braithwaite to talk about why they decided to bring the Dementia Friendly movement to… Read more
Fred and Anne Blesedell celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at Standish Village on June 29. Their actual anniversary is July 30. Photo courtesy Standish Village
It was 60 years ago this month, on July 30, 1955, that Fred and Anne… Read more