Allure’s Appreciation Event
This month we held our first Allure Appreciation event to say THANK YOU to our incredible team. We ate, we danced, we laughed, and we did it all TOGETHER! Everywhere you turned you were reminded of what a special group Allure is! Beyond thankful to work here 💙
Allure’s COO Melissa Powell receives the Distinguished Service Award from The American College of Health Care Administrators
Congratulations to our COO Melissa Powell on receiving the Distinguished Service Award from The American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA)! As a leader, mentor, and innovator, you have changed the lives of thousands of seniors for the better! Thank you for all that you do
Hamilton Park Center’s Thanksgiving 🦃
Hamilton Park Center staff celebrating Thanksgiving with some turkey and treats!
Thanksgiving at Harlem Center with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
Thanksgiving at Harlem Center! For 43 years, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. has been serving and spreading joy to our residents. In light of the pandemic, they have extended their support by adopting the 4th floor and bringing us goodies for the holidays! Also, this Thanksgiving, Harlem Center participated in our annual donation of turkeys to the local Harlem Salvation Army for community Thanksgiving dinner packages.
Linden Center Partnered with Local Activist Chris Banks to supply Thanksgiving Turkeys to Local Families
Linden Center was proud to open our doors and partner with local East New York community activist, Chris Banks, to supply over 200 families with Thanksgiving turkeys this year. Wishing everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving!!
Happy Veteran’s Day!
Forever grateful for the bravery and sacrifice of our veterans at Harlem Center and Crown Heights. Thank you, veterans, for your selfless service!
Hamilton Park Center’s Pet Visits
Residents enjoyed pet visits, everyone was very happy!! 🐶
Allure’s New Fundraising Record
We have a NEW FUNDRAISING RECORD! Beyond proud of the Allure team for raising over $8,000.00 for the fight against Breast Cancer in 4 weeks! Congratulations to our raffle winners, and thank you to all who donated!
You Are What You Eat: Why Nutrition is So Important in Senior Living
In a recent article in Mcknights Senior Living, Melissa Powell writes,
“One fundamental truth remains constant in senior care: elderly residents deserve access to the best possible care throughout their golden years.
Senior living and care executives stand at the forefront of this noble mission. It is our responsibility to strive to improve the quality of life and well-being of our aging population. Although a multitude of factors will influence this mission, one aspect often is underestimated yet holds the key to unlocking a world of health, vitality and happiness for our elderly loved ones: nutrition….”
Game-Based Technology Keeps Seniors Happier and Healthier
In a recent article in HIT Consultant, Joel Landau writes,
“Fifteen percent of people who play video games are over 55. It turns out that older adults who regularly play video games actually experience a number of health benefits than those who don’t. Game-based technology has emerged as a transformative tool for supporting the health and well-being of seniors, which is why we’re going to start seeing these innovations become a standard in skilled nursing facilities and other long-term care centers across the nation….”
Staying connected with your loved ones is one of the best things you can do for your mental wellbeing.
If you or someone you know would like to offer virtual entertainment to our residents in the form of music, dance or even painting classes, email us at email@example.com and let us know!