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Watermark at Rosewood Gardens Resident Brings Hope in the Wake of Hurricane Irma
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Watermark at Rosewood Gardens Resident Brings Hope in the Wake of Hurricane Irma

As the 2017 hurricane season continues, it may be hard to find good news among the bad. Thankfully, we have Irma Zimmer, a resident of The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens, spreading a message of hope in the face of yet another storm. According to a news story in the Livermore Patch, Irma “is known for … Continue reading

Assisted Living Week 2017
Celebrations

Assisted Living Week 2017

This week is Assisted Living Week, when communities across the country are raising awareness of this model of care and its benefits to residents, team members, families, and the community-at-large. Each year, many CALA members take the opportunity to celebrate throughout the week and we have had the pleasure of featuring many of their activities … Continue reading

Quail Park Retirement Village and Quail Park Memory Care Host Assemblymember Mathis
Advocacy

Quail Park Retirement Village and Quail Park Memory Care Host Assemblymember Mathis

For those who haven’t participated in grassroots advocacy before, it can seem daunting. But once you step into the advocacy arena, the experience can be fulfilling for both you and the elected official. That’s what Jeff Moyer, executive director of Quail Park Retirement Village, discovered this year. This past July, Moyer attended CALA’s Day in … Continue reading

CALA News & Views Summer 2017: The Executive Director
Community

CALA News & Views Summer 2017: The Executive Director

Executive director, administrator, general manager – no matter the title, the job is all about communication. On any given day, you may be training your associates, meeting new residents, working with families, or responding to an emergency situation. And on some days, it’s all of those! Depending upon the circumstances, the communication style may shift. … Continue reading

Atria Covina Receives Certificate of Recognition from Assemblymember Rubio
Advocacy

Atria Covina Receives Certificate of Recognition from Assemblymember Rubio

Each day, our members embody the spirit of the word “provider.” They provide needed care to residents, allowing them to live as independently as possible. They provide a growing and rewarding profession to their employees. They provide volunteer and internship opportunities to area students and other local groups. They provide peace of mind to family … Continue reading