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Feeling Secure at Windsor Run

Jun 9, 2020

Matthews, North Carolina-- Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the tireless work of employees and the dedication of residents to safety have strengthened the already solid bond at Windsor Run , an Erickson Living developed and managed senior living community in Matthews, North Carolina.

“Management acted quickly in the early stages of the pandemic to restrict visitors, implement social distancing and create important protocol,” says resident Maureen Hlavacek. “Each day, we witness employees doing multiple jobs, not just their ‘normal’ job, to protect our safety.”

Windsor Run employees have provided residents with daily meals and delivery...

Windsor Run Realty & Moving Services Helping New Residents Make Move by Adapting to Times

Jun 3, 2020

Since 2007, the Erickson Living Realty and Moving Services (ERMS) program has helped thousands of residents make seamless transitions to our senior living communities across the nation. Understanding that the prospect of moving can feel overwhelming, Erickson Living, a national leader in developing and managing continuing care retirement communities, created a network of resources to help future residents simplify their moves. These unique services include everything from selecting a local Realtor® to partnering with a trusted senior move manager.

As we face the pandemic together, sales team professionals at Windsor Run in Matthews, North Carolina...

‘Feeling very well protected’ at Windsor Run

May 5, 2020

Matthews, North Carolina-- “Across our family of communities, residents and staff are taking extraordinary steps to protect the health and safety of our loved ones, friends, neighbors, and caregivers,” says Erickson Living Chief Executive Officer Alan Butler, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This commitment and dedication have been seen daily at Windsor Run , an Erickson Living-managed community in Matthews, N.C., as staff work tirelessly to serve and protect every community member.

“I am thankful for the care and concern about the health and safety of all residents at Windsor Run,” says Anne...

Windsor Run Selected as Best Retirement Community by Readers of South Charlotte Lifestyle

Apr 14, 2020

Matthews, North Carolina— Windsor Run was named as the Best Retirement Community in the 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards, presented by South Charlotte Lifestyle magazine.

According to Emily Shea, Editorial Coordinator, “this year’s Reader’s Choice award winners are South Charlotte businesses and hard-working members of our community that did more than just make the cut; they made such a positive impact on (our readers) that they topped the list after a round of nominations and voting. This year, we received over 3,000 votes.”

Windsor Run, developed and managed by Erickson Living...

Windsor Run Aquatics Center Is Popular All-Season Fitness Amenity

Feb 18, 2020

Matthews, North Carolina-- National studies show that water activities are a tremendous form of exercise for older Americans. The benefits range from physical to psychological.

At Windsor Run , an Erickson Living community in Matthews, North Carolina, the all-season aquatics center is becoming one of the more popular locales on campus.

Residents such as Bruce Bowen are taking advantage of the indoor pool as part of their health and wellbeing regimen.

“I played baseball and ran track in...

Windsor Run WoodChucks Embrace Can-Do Spirit

Feb 13, 2020

Matthews, North Carolina— In recent years, it’s been called the Maker Movement, the “do-it-yourself” culture that has inspired people of all ages to take up everything from vegetable gardening to woodworking.

That spirit of ingenuity is flourishing at Windsor Run , an Erickson Living retirement community in Matthews, NC. A resident-led group of woodworkers, known as the WoodChucks, is leading the way.

The group, 22 members strong and growing, features residents with a broad spectrum of skills.

“Our members range from professional...

New Holiday Traditions Take Hold at Windsor Run

Dec 23, 2019

Matthews, North Carolina— It hasn’t taken long for residents of Windsor Run to make new friends and create their own holiday traditions.

Opened in May 2018, the senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living is now host to an array of events that foster a sense of family during this festive time of year.

So Much to Enjoy

Michael Browne is a Community Resources Coordinator at Windsor Run. With feedback from residents and employees, a robust...

Windsor Run Named One of Best Places to Work by Charlotte Business Journal

Nov 13, 2019

Matthews, North Carolina— Windsor Run , a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living , was named one of the Best Places to Work in 2019 by the Charlotte Business Journal .

Windsor Run received its designation in the large-employer category, one of thirty companies honored. The announcement was made during an afternoon awards ceremony held at Topgolf in Charlotte on November 8.

Managed by the Charlotte Business Journal , the Best Places to Work awards program is based on employee surveys, conducted and scored by Quantum Workplace, that took place after a...

Windsor Run Launches Construction of Continuing Care Neighborhood with Groundbreaking Ceremony

Oct 18, 2019

Matthews, North Carolina— Windsor Run retirement community, developed and managed by Erickson Living , launched the construction of its continuing care neighborhood during a groundbreaking ceremony held on October 11.

A multi-phase project, the first phase of the building will offer residents assisted living, memory care and long-term care services. The name of the continuing care neighborhood is Piedmont Overlook, and the community expects to welcome residents to the new building in the first half of 2021.

“The beginning of construction is a major step in fulfilling a commitment to being a full-service continuing...

Windsor Run Residents Embrace National Tech Trends

Sep 12, 2019

Matthews, North Carolina— A recent study by the Pew Research Center found that nearly two-thirds of those ages 65 and older go on-line, and a record number now own smartphones. Further, 67% of seniors use the internet, an incredible 55-percentage-point increase in just under two decades.

“Age is irrelevant when it comes to each person’s digital journey. More than ever, seniors are incorporating the internet and on-line activities into their lives,” stated Hans Keller, Chief Information Officer for Erickson Living , the developer and manager of Windsor Run in Matthews.

Residents of Windsor...