A View from the South Franklin Circle Garden: SFC Dining Services Director Sandy Bender Shares Her Gardening Tribulations and Triumphs

Posted on: August 19th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

As a gardener, I like to go out and check the progress (or demise) of my garden plants daily. I look for growth, see if plants need to be tied up because of the wind, check if they need a drink, or just see if anything is ripe. My Japanese cucumbers had many yellow flowers, […]

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Feeling Stressed? Incorporate These Steps into Your Morning Routine

Posted on: August 12th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Studies show that acute stress and anxiety are taking a toll on everyone due to COVID-19. While things may not get back to normal soon, you can still take control of your stress and stop it from damaging you. Below are four exercises that can be combined to create a powerful daily practice to soothe […]

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Judson Senior Living and Cleveland Institute of Music Announce the 2020 Artists-in-Residence

Posted on: August 4th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Judson, along with Cleveland Institute of Music, is happy to announce the newest Artist-In-Residence students who will reside in Judson Manor this upcoming semester! Welcome to Shannon Lee, Maia Hoffman, and Do-Huyn Kim! Over a decade ago, Judson Senior Living and Cleveland Institute of Music forged a partnership based on community growth and intergenerational connection. […]

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A New Take on Travel: Armchair tourism for a digital age

Posted on: July 22nd, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Google the term “world travelers,” and a photo of Gayle and Bill Bauer could very well pop up. At a robust 95, the South Franklin Circle couple can lay legitimate claim to more adventures than most of us could shake a trekking pole at, many of them taken through Earthwatch, a global organization that pairs […]

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Talking Through Hard Times: The Very Rev. Tracey Lind Offers an Uplifting Voice

Posted on: July 15th, 2020 by Tracey Lind

It was March 2020. COVID-19 was on the rise. The Governor had issued a stay-at-home order. My father-in-law called and said, Judson is about to lock-down; I need supplies. That’s when I thought: it’s going to get lonely in retirement communities, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes.   As the pandemic spread and individuals were dying […]

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July 4, 2020: Seeking Balance

Posted on: July 1st, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

The parades are postponed; the picnic baskets go unpacked; and the evening’s fireworks displays are likely to be busts, not booms.  For many of us, America’s annual Fourth of July blowout will be reduced to a gentle breeze in the wake of COVID-19. Yet even in the face of the pandemic and its attendant restrictions, […]

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This Father’s Day, Reflect on Memorable Moments

Posted on: June 17th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Father’s Day, which happily coincides with the first day of summer, takes place this Sunday as a long-standing day of paternal celebration and memory-making. This cherished holiday is always associated with warm weather, grilling out, and, most importantly, spending quality time with Dad. This Father’s Day certainly looks different than in years past. With the […]

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Soak Up the Sun this Summer

Posted on: June 11th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

The warm weather has finally arrived in Cleveland! You can almost hear the collective sigh of relief from all its residents as we put the final frost behind us. The return of long and sunny days brings our chance to stock up on vitamin D, sunshine, and fresh air. So much has changed in the […]

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Toward a New Normal

Posted on: June 3rd, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

No doubt about it: COVID-19 has taken a lot from us. Among those losses, count our routines: those daily or weekly rituals that signify all is right with our world. Whether it’s the time we get up, when we hit the gym, or how we spend our Friday evenings, routines help us exert control over […]

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Judson’s Dedicated Associates are “Judson Strong”

Posted on: May 27th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Judson Associates have always passionately cared for and protected our community. In the face of COVID-19, our associates have displayed unwavering dedication. They continue to exemplify what it means to be “Judson Strong”. We want to thank all of our incredible associates for their continued support and commitment during this time. In gratitude and recognition […]

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