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Erickson Living News

MEDIA ADVISORY: Congressman Patrick Meehan Honors Maris Grove "Olympians"

Jul 16, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - U.S. Representative Patrick Meehan will visit the Maris Grove retirement community at 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 21 , to present surprise congressional certificates honoring 17 residents who received medals for their participation in the recent Delaware County Senior Games. In addition, Congressman Meehan will be given a first-hand tutorial on billiards from Gold Medal Billiards Maris Grove resident champion Betty Lynch. Media will have the opportunity to speak with some stellar seniors who, through their exceptional energy, prove that age is not an impasse. There will also be a great opportunity for photos and video of...

Rose Court Continuing Care at Maris Grove Celebrates Five Years of Providing Quality Care in Delaware County

Jul 13, 2014

GLEN MILLS, PA - Rose Court, the continuing care neighborhood for Maris Grove, is celebrating its fifth anniversary as one of Delaware County's premiere facilities for skilled nursing, assisted living, respite care and long-term nursing, short-term rehabilitation and dementia care.

Since Rose Court opened in 2009, the community has cared for nearly 2,600 residents - offering them high-quality programs and services in a unique setting. One example is the Erickson Living "Person Centered Care" program, which provides residents the independence to perform basic activities whenever they wish, e.g., eat, sleep and shower. Maris Grove Executive Director...

Erickson Living Named by IDG's Computerworld to 2014 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 26, 2014

Cited for its Team Culture of Employee Engagement, Career Development, Work-Life Balance, Diversity and Inclusion, Community Service Outreach and Employee Benefits/Compensation

 

June 25, 2014 - Erickson Living, a nation-leading developer and manager of Continuing Care Retirement Communities, today announces that IDG's Computerworld magazine has selected it for the fourth consecutive year as one of the "Top 100 Organizations" that have created a dynamic and challenging environment for their information technology (IT) professionals. Specifically, the company was ranked 14 th (Large Company Category: 5,000+ employees), and recognized for having a work...

Erickson Living Health Services Team Dedicates Time to Habitat for Humanity's Baltimore Build Day

Jun 17, 2014

Striving to Make a Positive Difference in Baltimore City  

(Baltimore, MD) - The  Erickson Living Health Services (ELHS) team volunteered for Habitat for Humanity's Team Build Day in Baltimore City on Friday, May 30, 2014. This is the first volunteer initiative undertaken by the ELHS team, which consisted of community volunteers from various organizations/businesses providing the finishing touches on a newly built housing community.

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"Volunteering for such an important cause was such a rewarding experience," said volunteer April Punzo, Erickson Living's...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Maris Grove to Hold Scholars Ceremony

May 30, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - On Sunday, June 1st at  7 p.m., 23 bright, hard-working student scholars at the Maris Grove retirement community will be celebrated at the annual Maris Grove Scholars Ceremony in the community's chapel. The students work for the dining services department and serve meals to residents in the restaurants and will be honored by residents will recognize them for their consistent service and wish them well as they embark on their educational journey. Over $107,000 was raised by residents this year for the $4,000 scholarships that go directly to the students' college or other secondary educational institutions...

LANTERN HILL SALES OFFICE IN NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ SETS ERICKSON LIVING RECORD FOR APARTMENT-HOME PRE-SALES

May 5, 2014

Sales Activity at Erickson's Newest Community Illustrates How Older Adults Want to Live in Union County, New Jersey Region

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The Lantern Hill continuing care retirement community has yet to be built (scheduled to open in Fall 2015), but the community's sales office has already set a company record for the quickest number of apartment-home pre-sales in one month.

Since staff began accepting appointments at its Mountain Avenue location on April 1, more than 150 deposits have been received from seniors interested in calling...

"Winnie's Winners" at Maris Grove Yield Second Highest Donation for Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

Apr 24, 2014

GLEN MILLS, PA - Some high-energy Maris Grove residents and staff members laced up their sneakers to support the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware during the agency's 25th Anniversary Run 4 the House 5K Run/Walk.

Maris Grove resident Winnie Meyer, who volunteers each week at the house organized a group of walkers and donors from the Maris Grove community. A total of 20 participants made up "Winnie's Winners!" In addition to walking, Mrs. Meyer helped secure donations in the amount of $1,425 for Ronald McDonald House which will assist them with their efforts. Mrs. Meyer, who...

PATRICIA SWAN NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF LANTERN HILL

Apr 15, 2014
Swan Assumes Leadership Role of New Erickson Living Community in  New Providence, NJ NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Erickson Living announced today that it has selected Patricia Swan as executive director of Erickson Living's newest community, Lantern Hill, a new 540,000-square-foot continuing care retirement community in New Providence, NJ. Patricia brings years of sales, marketing, management, retail business and entrepreneurship to this position. Prior to joining Lantern Hill, she held the position of associate executive director of another Erickson Living community, Highland Springs, located in Dallas, TX. "We are very excited to have Patricia lead the team at Lantern Hill," said...

LANTERN HILL OPENS SALES OFFICE

Apr 2, 2014

Northern New Jersey's Newest Continuing Care Retirement Community To Meet Growing Demand for Senior Housing in Region

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On April 1, 2014, Lantern Hill, Erickson Living's newest continuing care retirement community in northern New Jersey, opened its sales office at 603 Mountain Avenue, New Providence. The community, which is currently under construction, is scheduled to open in the fall of 2015. "Our new sales team is very excited about introducing the best in retirement living options and amenities in northern New Jersey," said Erickson Living Vice President of Sales Beth Wolff. "There will...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Maris Grove Hosts Club Fair on March 27th

Mar 25, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - On Thursday, March 27th,  Maris Grove will hold a Club Fair for residents which will give them the chance to sample more than 80 different clubs and activities that they can join. The fair will begin at 9 a.m. and finish at 11 a.m. and will take place in the Blue Sky Restaurant, on the second floor of the Cardinal Clubhouse. Some of the clubs and activities that will have tables in this expo-style event will include: The Walking Club Pet Club Tap Dance Group Meditation Trips & Travel Painting & Drawing Chorus Fishing Club  ...