Meet Maggie, age 86.

Meet Maggie, age 86.

Maggie was doing well in her daughter’s home until she broke her hip. Since then, her needs for pain management, routine physical assistance and medical treatment were beyond the family’s abilities. She is only expected to need our support for a few weeks before she returns home. For now, Maggie looks forward to our daily 3 p.m. Chat & Chew at the juice bar, playing bingo on Fridays and never missing a trivia challenge. She also enjoys monthly salon appointments right here at Chestnut...

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Meet John, age 88.

Meet John, age 88.

John is living with cancer, surrounded by friends who interact with him daily and a team that provides personal care. He makes the most of each day, enjoying cooking classes and spending time relaxing on the patio. John loves our library and his spacious apartment with peaceful views. Our mobile diagnostics and on-site physician ensure that his ongoing monitoring and medical needs are at the forefront of his care.

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Meet Sarah, age 73.

Meet Sarah, age 73.

Sarah is a passionate musician with early onset dementia. She played with a symphony orchestra for 35 years and lights up when our entertainers perform. Sarah’s family is delighted with the level of safety, security, memory-building and team support of our Homestead community, which is designed to care for people like her. Sarah’s family visits every Saturday, always stays for dinner and tells us every week how much they love and appreciate the care and attention we show to our...

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Meet Reggie, age 90.

Meet Reggie, age 90.

Don’t let Reggie fool you. He’s vibrant and is still working part-time and never missing our socials or outings. Reggie lives independently and benefits from daily prompting to take his insulin and check his blood sugar. He thrives with daily socialization and has developed close friendships with other Chestnut Ridge residents. Reggie likes to go up to the 8th floor every day after lunch to play pool with his cousin Fred, who shares an independent living apartment next...

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