Member Hikes Historic European Trail with Help from Smart Living at Home

Posted on: January 23rd, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

When a friend challenged Bill Jones to hike a portion of Spain’s Camino de Santiago last summer, he gladly utilized his membership in Judson’s Smart Living at Home program to give him a leg up. Bill and his wife Susan joined Smart Living at Home in 2006.They wanted to have a plan in place for […]

Judson Park Home Styles – Part 1

Posted on: January 20th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

In this blog series, you’ll meet Judson Park residents who will offer you an intimate look inside their homes. See how each resident adapted the space to their own taste and lifestyle. Donna Moss began considering a move after speaking with her accountant, who encouraged her to think about living in a place where she could […]

New Model Apartments at South Franklin Circle [PHOTO GALLERY]

Posted on: January 15th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

We recently added some new photos of our spacious model apartments in South Franklin Circle! These offer visitors an additional look at the 32 different floor plans we have available. Each apartment has an outdoor terrace or a balcony overlooking a variety of landscapes from wetlands to meadows, woodlands or village greens. Each building has […]

Judson’s Bruening Health Center Earns Five-Star Quality Rating

Posted on: January 7th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) recently bestowed its highest rating of five stars to the Bruening Health Center at Judson Park. The Bruening Health Center is a 130-bed, Medicare/Medicaid-certified and CARF-accredited facility located at Judson Park, a continuing care retirement community in University Circle, Cleveland’s medical hub. Bruening offers short-term rehabilitation as well […]

Resident Shares Family Holiday Ornaments with Judson Manor Family

Posted on: December 22nd, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Judson Manor resident Karen Holtkamp’s family ornaments, some over 100 years old, adorn the Manor’s magnificent lobby tree. Here she recounts how this tradition came about. A tall evergreen tree at Christmas is a thing of beauty which needs no decoration, yet at some point people began to decorate their trees. My family had a […]

Maintaining an Active Lifestyle is the Key to a Longer, Happier Retirement

Posted on: December 18th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Readers of the November issue of Cleveland Magazine recently got a taste of a Judson Manor resident’s retirement living lifestyle. See a great example of what retirement life can be like through the eyes of Virginia Havens. Here is an excerpt from the story: Virginia Havens has trekked 100 miles of Spain’s Pilgrim Trail, banded […]

Creativity Integral to Independent Living at Judson Park

Posted on: December 10th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

The visual arts play a significant role in the lives of independent living residents at Judson Park. Whether it’s creating their own art work or bringing in local artists to display in the Park’s galleries, or coming together to display their work outside of Judson, their passion for a variety of mediums is contagious. The […]

‘Tis the Season – Judson Residents Give Back in Amazing Ways

Posted on: December 8th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

The residents at Judson retirement communities give back to their community in amazing ways. From helping ex-felons improve their job interviewing skills to providing hand-knit clothing to donate to Cleveland area hunger centers, there is no end to the generosity. Here are some inspiring examples of how Judson residents volunteer their time. The Man with […]

Support Judson on Giving Tuesday December 2

Posted on: December 1st, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Do you like to help others? If so, we have some good news: your passion to create opportunities that enhance the quality of life can go further this Giving Tuesday. On December 2, we’re joining a national day of generosity called #GivingTuesday. It’s a day when you can make a big impact on the residents […]

A Taste for Adventure – Home Styles at South Franklin Circle – Part 4

Posted on: November 17th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

In this monthly series, you’ll meet South Franklin Circle residents who will offer you an intimate look inside their homes. Whether it’s a cottage, attached garden home, apartment or town home – see how each resident adapted the space to their own taste and lifestyle.  Jean Lundin always had a taste for adventure. After the […]