VIDEO: Dialogue Series Recap—America And The Middle East

Posted on: March 23rd, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers intellectually stimulating lectures from world-renowned speakers. The forums are free and open to the public, and guest speakers are chosen by the programming committee composed of South Franklin Circle residents. The video below offers a quick glimpse of a recent lecture by noted Middle East policy expert Aaron […]

Resident Reaps Benefits of Healthcare Services at South Franklin Circle

Posted on: March 18th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Dr. Roger Hsu and his wife, Eva, are founding members and long-time residents of South Franklin Circle. They chose the community for a number of reasons. First, the inviting Western Reserve campus felt just like home for them, offering a platform they felt would only enhance their already active independent lifestyle. For example, Roger, a […]

Nominations Are Now Open For the 2015 Judson Smart Living Awards!

Posted on: March 13th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Judson Smart Living™ Awards! Now in its 10th consecutive year, the Judson Smart Living Awards honor people of all ages who are dedicated to the dynamic atmosphere of University Circle. Individuals must be affiliated with a University Circle organization as an employee, volunteer, board member, client, recipient of […]

Judson Manor Home Styles – Part 1

Posted on: March 4th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

In this blog series, you’ll meet Judson Manor residents who will offer you an intimate look inside their homes. See how each resident adapted the space to their own taste and lifestyle. Bill and Mark Corcoran believe in planning ahead. So it’s only natural that they’ve embraced Judson’s Smart Living philosophy. “Why wait until we’re […]

10 Signs Your Parents Need Help at Home

Posted on: February 26th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Aging is part of the cycle of life, and we naturally expect our parents to eventually show certain signs of getting older. When Dad declines a trip to the zoo with the grandchildren, we justify that the physical exertion is likely just too much. When Mom forgets to pay the electric bill, we can rationalize it […]

Download Your Free Consumer Resource Guide

Posted on: February 18th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Older adults today have more lifestyle options than ever before, and modern retirement community living offers social, wellness, dining and cultural enrichment opportunities. But with the wide range of communities to choose from, the question then becomes, “How do I determine which one is right for me?” Enter stage left: The Consumer Resource Guide. We’ve […]

Valentine’s Day at Judson — A Furry Kind of Love

Posted on: February 13th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we’d like to take a moment to spotlight the various love affairs around Judson–love affairs between residents and their pets! Besides being cute, our four-legged friends of various shapes and sizes offer innumerable health benefits: pets can help lower blood pressure, lessen anxiety and boost immunity. Plus, they are just plain […]

South Franklin Circle Home Styles – Part 5

Posted on: February 12th, 2015 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. Marcia Christian’s baby grand piano is the centerpiece of her […]

Music and The Middle East Up Next for Dialogue Series

Posted on: January 30th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

The programming committee at South Franklin Circle continues to book a wide array of speakers for its ever-popular Dialogue Series. The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers Chautauqua-inspired lectures designed to stimulate and inspire the greater community, promoting an active, healthy lifestyle focused on culture and engagement.  The forums are free and open to the […]

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 […]