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Seabrook
Personal Moving Consultant Laurie Williamson meets with prospective residents in their home, armed with a magnetic floor plan of their new apartment at Seabrook.
Whether you’re moving to Seabrook in one month or one year, Personal Moving Consultant Laurie Williamson provides personalized assistance to help make the load—and the experience—a lot lighter. She can help you select a real estate agent, moving company, and senior move manager. And while most people moving to Seabrook have to downsize, she provides a helping hand with that too. Here, she...
Seabrook
Tinton Falls, New Jersey, Jersey Shore, maintenance-free lifestyle, priority list, Harrison model, Round-the-clock security, on-campus restaurants   Willy and Karin Goedeke during a visit to Moorea, French Polynesia.
When Willy and Karin Goedeke returned home from their Pacific cruise in late February, they jumped right back into cruise life on land. The couple takes several cruises a year and calls their homebase— Seabrook , the Erickson Living community in Tinton Falls, N.J.—their “permanent land cruise.” In fact, Seabrook’s maintenance-free lifestyle is so ideal they even moved in between travels. “We...
Maris Grove
(From left) Maris Grove woodshop chairman Bill Queale shakes hands with Charlie Bustard of Ann’s Choice, and Maris Grove woodshop member Hal Marden shakes with Jack Cunningham of Seabrook.
Members of campus woodshop groups at Erickson Living communities love their hands-on hobby and use their skills on a variety of projects. Two years ago, when members of the woodshop at Seabrook , the Erickson Living community in Tinton Falls, N.J., needed new project ideas, they reached out to their peers at sister sites. Woodshop members at Maris Grove in Delaware County, Pa., accepted Seabrook’...
Maris Grove
Stan and Mona Wilush prepare to welcome guests to their apartment home for drinks prior to dining in one of Maris Grove’s restaurants.
Mona and Stan Wilush found their perfect retirement place when they moved to Maris Grove from Bear, Del., south of Wilmington. Though they learned about Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa., before construction had even begun, they liked what they heard and saw. A few years later, they visited the campus and had their feelings confirmed. They knew they’d eventually live...
Linden Ponds
A group of Linden Ponds neighbors who have Lithuanian roots often meet for dinner in one of the community’s private dining rooms.
Linden Ponds is a diverse community by many measures, with residents from various cultures and ethnicities, and resident-run clubs for people with Irish, Italian, Canadian, German, and Lithuanian roots. The Lithuanian Heritage Group currently has about 12 members who meet on a regular basis for dinner in one of Linden Ponds’ private dining rooms. Lorraine Letteney, who cochairs the group along...
Linden Ponds
Local student Peyton Lord (right) shares some tricks for using an iPad with Burt Longenbach, who lives at Linden Ponds.
People who live at Linden Ponds , the Erickson Living community in Hingham, Mass., have enlisted local schoolchildren from St. John’s Episcopal Church and Derby Academy to show them tips and tricks about using electronic devices. While older adults have so much to teach younger generations—lessons from history and the wisdom that comes with age, for instance, once in a while, they can learn a...
Linden Ponds
An architectural detail from Frank Gehry’s addition to the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto.
Ray Wolfe has always been drawn to photography. He started taking pictures when he was just 12 years old and, interestingly, he says his curiosity about how photography works actually inspired him to become a physicist. “You used to have film you would develop, and there would be places where light turned part of a photo black to create the image,” Ray explains. “I wondered, ‘Where does that...
Lantern Hill
Maple Glen (pictured here on the left) and Oakwood Court will add a total of 114 new apartment homes to Lantern Hill when it opens in early 2018.
Nearly one year ago, Lantern Hill welcomed its first residents. This month, the Erickson Living community in New Providence, N.J., announces the construction of two additional residence buildings, Maple Glen and Oakwood Court, slated to open in early 2018. “We are thrilled to be able to meet the strong demand for the Lantern Hill lifestyle with an additional 114 apartment homes,” says Sales...
Lantern Hill
Personal Moving Consultant Jennifer Kohan (left) and Shirley George arrange to-scale furniture on the magnetic floor plan of Shirley’s home at Lantern Hill.
Whether you’re moving to Lantern Hill in one month or one year, Personal Moving Consultant Jennifer Kohan provides personalized assistance to help make the load—and the experience—a lot lighter. She can help you select a real estate agent, home inspector, moving company, and senior move manager. And while most people moving to Lantern Hill have to downsize quite a bit, she provides a helping hand...