Finding Fun at the Fun Fair

Posted on: October 18th, 2017 by Judson Retirement Community

It used to be Judson Manor’s best-kept secret, but now this resale boutique, organized and revitalized by a team of spirited residents, is the Manor’s newest hangout. “Some people had never been down here,” says Laura Berick, one of Fun Fair’s dedicated crew. “But they’re learning,” fellow resident Wilma Wittkowsky chimes in. Joining Wilma and […]

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Comfort Matters In Action: Resident and Trainer Form Running Bond

Posted on: October 11th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
Memory Care Cleveland Ohio

Comfort Matters® in Action is an occasional series that will spotlight innovative ways Judson creates holistic and integrated care plans to support quality of life for individual residents with memory issues or “thinking problems.” For most of his life, Judson Park resident Baird Wiehe was an active runner, soccer coach and all-around fitness enthusiast. The […]

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Fall in Love with Cleveland Heights

Posted on: October 4th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
Judson Park Retirement Living Cleveland Heights

Crisp air, blue skies, and the rustle of leaves underfoot … There’s something about fall in Northeast Ohio that makes us want to get outdoors and ramble. Happily, members of the Judson Park community need only step out their door to find themselves in one of the most walkable neighborhoods in Cleveland Heights: historic Ambler […]

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Happy Anniversary South Franklin Circle!

Posted on: October 2nd, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
South Franklin Circle Retirement Living Cleveland

Believe it or not, it’s been an amazing eight years since South Franklin Circle welcomed its first residents!  Only minutes from the charming village of Chagrin Falls, SFC’s 90-acre campus, features gently rolling terrain, filled with natural landscapes, beautiful views and dotted with apartment homes, cottages, garden homes and town homes. Interiors are spacious, light-filled […]

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Judson Experts Demystify Assisted Living

Posted on: September 27th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
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For older adults, their children and care givers, Assisted Living can sometimes be a baffling and challenging subject, especially when a decision needs to be made quickly about a loved one’s care.  Last week, Judson hosted “What Now? Assisted Living May Be The Answer,” featuring a panel of Judson experts poised to demystify common questions […]

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Fall in Love with Chagrin Falls

Posted on: September 20th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
Cleveland Retirement Living South Franklin Circle Chagrin Falls

Nestled in the heart of the historic Western Reserve, the charming village of Chagrin Falls offers galleries, theater, markets and more. Residents of South Franklin Circle – who are less than a mile removed from this idyllic setting – are uniquely positioned to take part in the many cultural, dining, and entertainment options it provides. […]

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Judson Celebrates National Assisted Living Week

Posted on: September 13th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
Assisted Living Judson Park Cleveland Heights

If you haven’t heard by now, September 10 through the 16th is National Assisted Living Week®. This annual, national observance provides a unique opportunity for residents, their loved ones, staff, volunteers, and surrounding communities to celebrate the individuals served in assisted living and develop a better understanding of what assisted living has to offer and […]

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Artist’s Journey Leads Her to Judson

Posted on: September 6th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
Judson Artist-in-Residence

Cosette Ghanem’s chosen career, art therapy, didn’t exist in her native country of Lebanon, so she immigrated to the U.S. in 2009 to follow her dream and study at Ursuline College. She was a nun at the time – an Antonine Lebanese sister – and earned both her bachelor’s degree and, last May, double master’s […]

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Student Artists Love Living At Judson Manor

Posted on: August 29th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli

It’s supposed to be a retirement community, but not every Judson resident is retired. At least three individuals living here are young artists, and they love interacting with their more mature “housemates.” Judson’s Artists-in-Residence, Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA) juniors Ryan Laganson, an interior architecture major, and photography student Anna Lattanzio – along with Ursuline […]

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No “One Size Fits All” Here: Take a Peek Inside Diverse Apartment Styles at South Franklin Circle

Posted on: August 21st, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli
South Franklin Circle independent living apartments

South Franklin Circle offers a variety of spacious apartment styles. Here are just a few examples of residents who’ve tailored their space to their lifestyle. When former nurse Connie Miller moved to South Franklin Circle from her Beachwood condo, she set to work having new floors installed in her one-bedroom with den apartment, painting the […]

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