Category: Resident Voices

June 26, 2017

Residents Bob and Beth Carlson Love their Hudson Valley Cottage at The Fountains

FREE YOURSELF The right retirement community lets you live independently with future access to all the services and support you desire. “That’s really what I tell friends when I’m trying to tell people they should go to this kind of a community. That’s one of the things I tell them, that you are totally independent […]

November 3, 2016

Resident Phyllis Dreifus Enjoys Participating in Fun Activities for her Mind and Body at The Fountains

BECAUSE YOU CAN The best reason for moving to a retirement community is not because you have to. It’s because you can. “I was looking for activities that involve my mind and kept me going. I think that you have to have the opportunity to do these things and get involved because you can.” – […]

June 29, 2016

Resident Emma Williams Embraced Her New, Active Lifestyle at The Fountains and Hasn’t Looked Back

WAY TO GO It’s wise to keep your eyes and mind open to opportunities when planning your next chapters. When one door closes, another opens. “So living in a big house, having to have everything hired done, it’s just not the way to go. My three children all agreed and so the decision was really […]

June 7, 2016

Resident Jenifer Thuell Has Been Enjoying Her Independent Lifestyle for Sixteen Years at The Fountains

SUCCESSFUL AGING IS A CHOICE Choose the path that embraces the best of each and every day as it comes. “I guess we were lucky my husband and I, I had been working rehab for nearly 40 years and we were lucky that we got to know some people living here. We knew that this […]

April 8, 2016

Resident Marie Nash is Staying Busy with Fun Activities instead of Housework at The Fountains

NO MATTER HOW MUCH YOU LOVE YOUR HOUSE When it gets to be too much it’s time to consider better alternatives. “I really enjoyed having my house but I knew it was time for me to make a move and when I got here, I found out that residents and the staff were great and […]

April 8, 2016

Resident Bea Lacativa is Fit as a Fiddle and Enjoying her Worry-Free Lifestyle at The Fountains

WARM UP TO WINTER There’s no such thing as the wintertime blues when you have fun and friendship. “Here you have a program, you meet wonderful people, you have a staff who cares. And you’re busy all the time. I’ve gone to every exercise class they have.” – Bea Lacativa, resident of The Fountains at […]

April 7, 2016

Resident Len Weiss is Loving his Fun-Filled, Carefree Lifestyle at The Fountains

WISE WORDS You can hear great advice until you’re blue in the face but seeing is believing. “I moved at the right time because I’m still able to drive. I still am able to get around. I’m still able to participate in 100% of the activities that they offer here if I want them.” – […]