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Erickson Living Announces Baby Boomers' Aging Parents LinkedIn & Twitter Connection Forum - November 17, 2011

Nov 14, 2011
Helping adult children obtain invaluable retirement living advice via social media BALTIMORE, MARYLAND: A first in the senior housing industry...on November 17, 2011, Erickson Living is leveraging the world's largest professional online network (LinkedIn) and social networking and microblogging service (Twitter) to join in a conversation with the adult children of seniors who are looking for important information about retirement living for their parents. This LinkedIn and TweetChat is scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., and will include the participation of Erickson Living's leadership team members from throughout the country - including, public relations, sales and marketing, resident life...

Wind Crest Residents and Employees Put Halloween Spirits to Test at Annual Halloween Costume Contest

Oct 31, 2011
DENVER, CO---Every year it's a real Halloween hoot!  Join employees and residents of Wind Crest retirement community as they show off their scariest, silliest and most unusual costumes during the annual Halloween Costume Contest. The costume parade begins at 1:30pm; resident and employee spectators will be the judges through their applause.  The winners of the Halloween window decorating contest will also be announced. WHAT:   Annual Employee and Resident Costume Contest WHEN:  Monday, October 31, 2011 1:30pm-2:15pm WHERE:  Wind Crest retirement community 3235 Mill Vista Road Highlands Ranch, CO 80129 For more information, please contact Jeff Getek, public affairs manager,...

Wind Crest Promotes Murry Mercier as Administrator of Aspen Terrace Assisted Living

Oct 6, 2011
HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO---Wind Crest, an Erickson Living retirement community, announced the promotion of Murry Mercier as its Administrator of Aspen Terrace, the new assisted living neighborhood. With Erickson Living since 2002, Mr. Mercier previously served the role of Information Technology Manager at the 84-acre campus. His specific responsibilities at Wind Crest will focus on the successful start-up and oversight of Aspen Terrace Assisted Living, an eight-person household focused on person-centered care and positive aging. "After supporting Erickson Living and Wind Crest over the last decade, I became devoted to bettering the lives of our residents," stated Mr. Mercier.  "Balancing the...

Wind Crest Part of Record-Setting Walk to End Alzheimer's

Sep 21, 2011
Residents and employees walk in Denver City Park, raise over $5,000 for cause HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO---News reports describe the 22nd Annual Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's as a record-setter, with over 8,000 participants at Denver City Park on Saturday, September 17th. Residents and staff of Wind Crest, an Erickson Living retirement community, added thirty-five walkers and runners to that total.  Along the way, they raised over $5,000 for the Alzheimer's Association, Colorado Chapter. 2011 marked the fifth consecutive year that the Wind Crest community participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's. Tom Jones is the Corporate Director of Information...

Wind Crest Supports Colorado Cares Day

Aug 3, 2011
Residents, staff collect 120 bags of non-perishable food items, supplies for Interfaith Community Services DENVER, CO--- To commemorate the twelfth annual statewide day of service, Colorado Cares Day, Wind Crest retirement community hosted a campus-wide food drive to benefit Interfaith Community Services. During the week of July 25th, residents and staff of Wind Crest collected non-perishable food items, personal hygiene products, baby food and formula and household cleaning supplies. Donations were accepted at designated areas throughout the campus, including the medical center, administrative office and clubhouses. All told, one hundred-twenty (120) bags of these products were delivered to the Church...