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Social opportunities at Brooksby Village Boost Overall Wellness

Mar 2, 2020

Community members enjoy active and engaged lifestyle at Peabody community

Peabody, Mass. – When Stan and Judy Stephenson began to consider potential living arrangements for their retirement years, they realized they couldn't overlook the value of socialization.

The couple explored retirement communities across New Hampshire and Massachusetts, including Brooksby Village , a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living .

"We liked the atmosphere at Brooksby Village," says Judy, a retired choral director and secondary music education teacher. "It's nice to have a warm feeling when you drive onto a...

Brooksby Village 2019 Winners Of the Year Announced

Feb 6, 2020

Peabody, MA -- More than 200 employees from Brooksby Village attended the annual Brooksby Village Winter Party at Danversport. At the event, the 2019 Winners Of The Year awards were given out to three employees.

"Every year at our Annual Holiday Party we come together to celebrate and thank all Brooksby Village employees for their outstanding contributions over the past year," said Tracie Bettano, Executive Director, Brooksby Village. "It's a wonderful night of great food, music, lots of dancing and most importantly, celebrating the great achievements of our dedicated and talented Brooksby Village employees."

This year's...

Brooksby Village Fitness Manager Shares Tips For Getting In Shape in the New Year

Jan 7, 2020

Peabody, MA -- Residents stay in shape all year long in the fitness center, in the all-season pool, in the on-site exercise room and/or on the rail trail at Brooksby Village , a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living , in Peabody, Mass.

Brooksby Village Fitness Manager Rokia Payne teaches many resident classes in the exercise room and works with residents in the fitness center. She has provided some tips on how to feel good in the New Year!

Take one day...

Residents and Staff Celebrate Grand Re-Opening of Greentree Cafe

Dec 9, 2019

Peabody, MA – Residents and staff gathered together and celebrated the grand re-opening of the Greentree Cafe at Brooksby Village , a continuning care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living .

“The Greentree Cafe, one of five restaurants at Brooksby Village, has been modernized and updated with more stations so there are now five different areas to choose from for residents and staff,” said Alana Daher, Director of Dining Services, Brooksby Village. “Everyone has worked very hard to re-open the new Greentree Cafe and it was wonderful...

Brooksby Village offers multiple spaces to host and plenty of entertainment opportunities

Dec 3, 2019
Holiday fun with family and friends at Brooksby Village Brooksby Village offers multiple spaces to host and plenty of entertainment opportunities

Peabody, Mass. – Emile Beauchamp has seen his family expand in the 16 years he’s lived at Brooksby Village , a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living , in Peabody, Mass.

“We were a small family when I moved here in 2003,” says Beauchamp. “Now I have nine grandchildren, ranging in age from 5 to 17.”

One of Beauchamp’s favorite traditions is...

250 Residents Attended the 19th Annual Brooksby Village Gala  

Oct 30, 2019

Peabody, MA – More than 250 residents at Brooksby Village , an Erickson Living community in Peabody, MA, attended the 19 th Annual Brooksby Village Gala. This year the event was titled, What a Wonderful World.

“Our 19th annual Charity Gala was once again a huge success and a wonderful night,” said Elizabeth Macomber, Philanthropy Manager, Brooksby Village. “Each year the Gala brings together both people who live and work at Brooksby Village with our supporting vendors and local community members. The evening includes a cocktail reception, dinner...

150 Guests Enjoyed Oktoberfest at Brooksby Village

Oct 15, 2019

Guests Discovered the Benefits of Stress Free Living, Moving Services and More

Peabody, MA -- More than 150 people attended Oktoberfest at Brooksby Village , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Peabody, MA.

The guests, which included a mix of priority list members and new visitors, discovered the benefits of maintenance-free retirement, moving services and more. They toured the campus, explored available apartments , sampled an Oktoberfest-inspired buffet, and met with a number of resident ambassadors....

Brooksby Village offers resources and support to enhance residents’ experience with technology

Sep 10, 2019

Seniors Digitally Connected More Than Ever

Peabody, Mass. – Larry Denis, who lives at Brooksby Village , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Peabody, MA, remembers the first time he saw an iPad.

“I was visiting my daughter in Seattle in 2010,” he says. “She’d just purchased an iPad, and I started playing around with it. I thought it was kind of interesting.”

Denis’ daughter and son-in-law joked he’d buy one as soon as he got home, but...

Brooksby Village Resident Has Traveled the World and Shares Tips to Make Traveling Easier

Aug 2, 2019

Peabody, MA— Dick Richmond who lives at Brooksby Village , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Peabody, MA has lived and worked for 50 years in Europe, the Middle East, Asia along with the Unites States. This means he has done a lot of traveling!

Currently, Richmond is packing for a trip to Rwanda and Uganda to climb in the Virunga Mountains where he will sit in the jungle among one of 12 Gorilla families that have been habituated to carefully controlled one-hour visits by a few...

Charleen Archambault Named Director of General Services at Brooksby Village

Jul 10, 2019

Archambault has worked at Brooksby Village for 15 years

Peabody, Mass. – Charleen Archambault of Chelmsford, MA has been named the Director of General Services at Brooksby Village , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Peabody, MA.

“Charleen has been a respected leader of our community for 15 years and has served the last 11 as Director of Dining Services,” said Tracie Bettano, Brooksby Village Executive Director. “Charleen has demonstrated the skills needed to lead a large scale team and those same...