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Lake Forest Place Residents: Tech Savvy!

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on May 17, 2018 5:15:00 PM

Lake Forest Place Residents: Tech Savvy! | Lake Forest, IL Patch

Smart Senior, the business venture/brainchild of four Lake Forest High School (LFHS) juniors, started as a labor of love. The students, who found themselves virtually unable to communicate with their grandparents, developed Smart Senior, a tutorial program for older adults who want to master the technology and language of "new" communications.

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Topics: Lake Forest

Cats, Dogs, and Other Critters are Welcome at Retirement Communities

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Apr 23, 2018 5:23:00 PM

It’s a dog’s life — and not that bad after all.

Bella, a 17-pound Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, lives at Lake Forest Place, a retirement community in the northern suburb. Or perhaps it’s more accurate to say Bella lives with her owners Fay and Gerry Ligon who have a cottage on the Lake Forest Place campus.

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Topics: Lake Forest

Nutrition As We Age: Foods to Support Bone Health

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Apr 23, 2018 5:16:00 PM

Mental and emotional health plays an essential part of our overall health and well-being. And despite what you’ve heard about so-called ‘senior moments’, memory lapses can occur at any age, but aging alone is generally not a cause of cognitive decline. 

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Topics: Food & Nutrition

The Moorings of Arlington Heights Partners with Local First Responders

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Mar 27, 2018 5:24:00 PM

 

 Local First Response Teams Conducted Practice Exercises in Assisted Living Building Prior to Demolition

 Arlington Heights, Ill. – March 21, 2018 – Last weekend, The Moorings of Arlington Heights hosted local first response teams in its vacant assisted living building, prior to that structure’s demolition, so that first responders could practice life-saving drills and other exercises in the empty building before it is razed. The community has already donated household appliances, furniture and fixtures to Habitat for Humanity.  

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Topics: Arlington Heights

The Moorings of Arlington Heights Opens New Assisted Living Building

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Feb 2, 2018 5:25:00 PM

 

Construction Complete on 70 New Assisted Living Apartments and a Chapel

Arlington Heights, Ill. – February 2, 2018 – Yesterday, The Moorings of Arlington Heights, a Presbyterian Homes community, celebrated the grand opening of The Highlands, its new assisted living building. The $70M expansion project, which broke ground in June 2016, includes the construction of 70 new assisted living apartments, as well the Odean Johnson chapel/fellowship hall, a brand-new addition to The Moorings campus. Twenty additional assisted living/memory support apartments are slated for completion next year.

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Topics: Arlington Heights

The Moorings of Arlington Heights Promotes Marie Lanza

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Mar 28, 2017 5:27:00 PM

 

The Moorings of Arlington Heights Promotes Marie Lanza, Sales Veteran to Head Marketing Department of Presbyterian Homes Community

Arlington Heights, Ill. – March 28, 2017 – Today, The Moorings of Arlington Heights announced Marie Lanza, a sales veteran with 20+ years of experience, is the community’s new head of sales and marketing. In this role, Lanza will oversee all sales and marketing, manage a staff of sales counselors, and work with community leadership to welcome new residents following the completion of its $70M expansion project.

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Topics: Arlington Heights

Presbyterian Homes Names Glenn Brichacek Executive Director of Lake Forest Place

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Feb 1, 2017 5:27:00 PM

Lake Forest, Ill. – February 1, 2017 – Today, Presbyterian Homes announced Glenn Brichacek is the new executive director at Lake Forest Place, the organization’s senior living community in Lake Forest, Ill. In this role, Brichacek will oversee all community operations, manage community staff, foster resident relations and serve on the organization’s corporate leadership committee. 

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Topics: Lake Forest

Presbyterian Homes Receives Exclusive CARF Accreditation

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Sep 22, 2016 5:28:00 PM

 

Chicago-Area Life Plan Communities All Earn “Seal of Excellence”  

 Evanston, Ill. – September 22, 2016 – Today, Presbyterian Homes, the senior living organization with Life Plan communities in the Chicago suburbs of Evanston, Lake Forest, and Arlington Heights, announced that it has again earned the exclusive CARF accreditation, which it has received consistently since 1990. Presbyterian Homes is only one of seven senior living organizations in the Chicagoland area, and its communities are just three of 2000 nationwide, to earn the CARF seal of excellence.

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New Cottage Construction is Complete at Lake Forest Place

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Aug 2, 2016 5:29:00 PM

 

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Commemorates Final Phase of 14 Duplex-Style Residences

Lake Forest, Ill. – August 2, 2016 – Today, Lake Forest Place, a Presbyterian Homes community, celebrated the final phase of construction for Chalmers Court, which consists of 14 new duplex-style luxury residences that are already more than 30% presold and are scheduled for completion in the Fall 2016.   

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Topics: Lake Forest

The Moorings of Arlington Heights Begins $70M Expansion Project

Posted by Presbyterian Homes on Jun 6, 2016 5:30:00 PM

Presbyterian Homes Community Breaks Ground on 90 New Assisted Living Units and Chapel/Fellowship Hall

Arlington Heights, Ill. – June 6, 2016 – On Friday June 3, The Moorings of Arlington Heights, the Presbyterian Homes community, broke ground on a $70M expansion project that will include construction of a new chapel/fellowship hall and 70 additional assisted living apartments, scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017, and 20 new assisted living / memory support apartments, which are slated for completion the following year. 

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Topics: Arlington Heights