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Erickson Living News

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  ...

Maris Grove Residents Collect Warm Linens For Stray Cats and Dogs in Area Shelters

Mar 24, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - The Maris Grove Resident Outreach Committee is a group of dedicated, caring community residents who work to assist those who live inside and outside of Maris Grove. The residents in this committee regularly collect food, funds and raise awareness on a variety of issue for the common good. Their latest endeavor involved lending a little support for those who don't have a voice, but need some tender loving care nonetheless. For the third year in a row, the Outreach Committee completed a collection drive of lightly used blankets, towels and sheets for homeless animals at the...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Maris Grove Residents Collect Soft Blankets, Towels and Sheets for Local Animal Shelters

Mar 19, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - Maris Grove residents are doing their part to help their furry friends at the Faithful Friends Animal Society in Wilmington, DE and the Delaware County SPCA in Media. For the past week, residents have been dropping off lightly used towels, sheets and blankets at locations in throughout the community's clubhouses for the purposes of providing dogs and cats with warm, clean bedding. On Monday, March 24th, at 10:45 a.m., residents from the Maris Grove Outreach Committee will display the collection before bagging it up and bringing it to the shelters. Media will have the opportunity to...

Maris Grove Employee Receives "Leadership Award" For Demonstrating Erickson Living Values

Mar 11, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - Maris Grove Restaurant Manager Dan Lessard was named a Leadership Award Winner at the Erickson Living Annual Meeting award recognition event in Baltimore, MD. Erickson Living is the developer/management company of Maris Grove. Dan was recognized for his unparalleled management skills as his peers acknowledged him for his professionalism and leadership. Employees from across the Erickson organization nominated members who demonstrate a strong commitment to the Erickson Way culture and values. Of those nominations, each community and corporate department could select one finalist. The Corporate Executive Team then selected the winners. "I greatly appreciate the national recognition and...

Maris Grove Residents Welcome Chester Children's Chorus Founder And Artistic Director For Discussion On The Arts

Mar 6, 2014
GLEN MILLS, PA - The Maris Grove Resident Outreach Committee recently hosted a special event in the Cardinal Theatre where Dr. John Alston, the founder and artistic director of the Chester Children's Chorus gave a discussion entitled "Is Chester Possible?" which explored impact of poverty and violence on Chester's children and how the arts are revitalizing the city of Chester. Dr. Alston talked about the Chester Children's Chorus and the impact that music has had on the young lives. The Resident Outreach Committee also gave Dr. Alston a special gift in the form of a $400 donation, which the residents...


Feb 11, 2014

Meeting the Demand for Senior Housing in Northern New Jersey

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND -- February 11, 2014 -- Erickson Living, a leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) in the United States, has started construction of a new 540,000-square-foot CCRC at 535 Mountain Avenue in New Providence, New Jersey.

 "A retirement community in northwest Union County is a natural extension of Erickson Living's commitment to serving the state of New Jersey," said Chris Emmett, Vice President of Regional Operations for Erickson Living. "Lantern Hill is a premier property, and...

Erickson Living Expands into Florida Market

Jan 30, 2014

Devonshire at PGA National has new ownership and management company

January 30, 2014 - Erickson Living , a national leader in developing and managing continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), announced today its ownership of and new role as management company for Devonshire at PGA National , and its continuing care neighborhood, Chatsworth at PGA National . "We are proud and excited about bringing the Erickson Living lifestyle to southeast Florida and expanding our management portfolio to 17 campuses nationwide," said Alan Butler, CEO. "We consider Devonshire to be a premier life care retirement community...

Erickson Advantage® Receives Top National Rankings

Nov 18, 2013

CMS Provides Confirmation of Exceptional Performance and Services 

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - November 18, 2013 - Erickson Living announced today that its health plan, Erickson Advantage®, has received a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 2014 Medicare Advantage (MA) health plan rating of 5-stars for Part C, and 4.5-stars for Parts C and D combined. The Part C 5-star rating is the highest rating a Medicare health plan can receive for quality in five categories: staying healthy, managing chronic conditions, ratings of responsiveness and care, complaints and appeals, and health plan customer service...

Erickson Living Named as Top Agency by HomeCare Elite™

Nov 14, 2013

Rankings Reflect Erickson Living as Leader in Home Health

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND---November 14, 2013---Erickson Living announced today that for the third consecutive year it has been named as a Top Agency of the 2013 HomeCare Elite™ , a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. The Erickson Living communities named "Top Agencies," include Oak Crest (listed among the top 100 agencies), Fox Run and Greenspring (listed among the top 500 agencies), and Cedar Crest and Riderwood (listed among the top 25 percent...


Oct 8, 2013

Real Estate Development and Finance Professional Joins Corporate Leadership Team

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND --- October 8, 2013 --- Erickson Living has selected Louis O. Kiang as its Director of Development. In this new position, Kiang will play a key role in thecompany's future project development, design, and management.

Kiang has over 25 years of experience working with major national banks and real estate development companies. His expertise includes property acquisition and improvement, development and design, and leasing and sales. Prior to joining Erickson Living, Kiang held several management positions with development companies. That experience...