Archive for the ‘Comfort Matters’ Category

Judson Senior Living Participates in 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Posted on: October 17th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

This past Saturday, the Judson Senior Living team participated in the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s at the Great Lakes Science Center in downtown Cleveland. The Judson team was honored to receive the largest team award for the Cleveland Walk!   225 associates, residents, friends and family registered as a part of the Judson team […]

Six Things You Should Know Before Medical Marijuana Becomes Legal in Ohio

Posted on: October 11th, 2018 by Stacy Brubaker

Everybody is talking about it.  We hear about it on the news, in the newspapers and on the web.  But what do you really know about how Ohio is rolling out the legalization of medical marijuana?  I recently attended a conference presented by Leading Age Ohio, an advocate of not-for-profit services for older Ohioans, to […]

Raising Awareness and Support for World Alzheimer’s Day 2018

Posted on: September 20th, 2018 by Alzheimer's Association

September 21 is World Alzheimer’s Day. A day we dedicate to raise awareness and challenge the stigma about Alzheimer’s Disease. This blog post was written by the Alzheimer’s Association – Cleveland Area Chapter. Yes, nearly 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s dementia. The costs of the disease are staggering and by 2050, 14 million […]

Choosing Joy – Tracey Lind’s Joyful Pilgrimage With Dementia

Posted on: July 5th, 2018 by Tracey Lind

This was originally posted on Tracey Lind’s blog; Interrupted by God.  For reasons hard to explain and even harder to comprehend, I have been more joyful in the past year and a half than ever before in my life. Wanting to understand how I could experience so much joy while living with the dreaded diagnosis […]

Action/Reaction: Judson Park Residents Explore Dance with GroundWorks

Posted on: June 6th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

This post was originally published on GroundWorks Dance’s Blog. There is great empowerment in being able to express yourself. And when words are not easily at one’s disposal, movement and music can do the “talking.” Residents at the Judson Park retirement and assisted living community had the unique opportunity to explore the creative process of […]

National Nurses Week: Caring, Connecting and Comfort are the Keys to Judson’s Nursing

Posted on: May 9th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

At Judson, National Nurses Week (May 6 to 12) is an annual cause for celebration. These seven short days provide an opportunity to reflect upon our successes, anticipate our future, and honor all the nurses who contribute their caring and expertise to our community. This year, Judson has an extra reason to celebrate: Once again, […]

Advocating for Aging Parents: Judson Can Help

Posted on: February 21st, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

“Perplexing.” “Difficult.” “Complicated.” Those are some of the words adult children use to describe their roles as advocates for their aging parents, particularly when they are called upon to help those parents transition into assisted living. “Parents don’t generally volunteer that they need more assistance,” says Judson Services, Inc board member, Doug Wang, whose 91-year-old […]

Judson Park Resident Exhibits 60+ Years of Artwork

Posted on: January 17th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

Richard Zakin was born in Manhattan, New York in 1937. Knowing at a young age that he wanted to be an artist, he studied painting at Syracuse University, and ceramics at Alfred University. In 1967, Mr. Zakin started teaching ceramics at the State University of New York (SUNY), where he met his wife, Helen, who […]

Assisted Living at Judson Park Brings Community To Life!

Posted on: November 22nd, 2017 by Judson Senior Living

  At Judson, high quality personalized care is at the center of everything we do. With Judson’s signature lifestyle programs and variety of assisted living options, you have the lifestyle you want with as much or as little support as you need. Highlights of our Assisted Living Lifestyle: 24/7 On-Site Registered Nurse & Committed Staff […]

Comfort Matters In Action: Resident and Trainer Form Running Bond

Posted on: October 11th, 2017 by Judson Senior Living

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 […]