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Applewood Upcoming Events

With so much to do, how do Applewood residents stay informed about the day's events? That's easy. They simply turn on their televisions to the Applewood channel to see today's announcements at Applewood.

All events (unless otherwise noted) take place at:
Applewood
1 Spencer Drive
Amherst, MA 01002
For more information call: (413) 253-9833


April 2019

Fitness with Brent

  • Every Monday and Wednesday at 10:15 A.M. in the Fitness Center
    • Brent, who is a licensed personal trainer, conducts a balance and strengthening program using hand weights and Thera bands.

Fitness with Althea

  • Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 A.M. in the Fitness Center
    • Althea is an Applewood resident who has been certified to teach a “Silver Sneakers” class which consists of a variety of chair and standing exercises using hand weights, Thera bands and one’s own body weight.

Current Affairs

  • Every Friday at 4:00 P.M. in the Conference Room
    • Carlyn Immerman is the moderator for a discussion group regarding local and world events.

Calendar Highlights May 2019

Wellness Program

  • Thursday, May 2, 2019; at 11:00 A.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Meghan Murphy, Community Liaison from Cooley Dickinson Health Care will discuss the visiting nurses and hospice programs.

Shelter In Place Practice Drill

  • Friday, May 3, 2019; at 2:00 P.M. in the Fitness Center.
    • Participate in a short program and practice drill to prepare for any emergency that might arise at Applewood.

Complimentary Continental Breakfast

  • Saturday, May 4, 2019; from 8:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. in the Tavern
    • Join your friends and neighbors for an Applewood complimentary breakfast. Go green and bring your own coffee mug.

Poker Radio Show Host – Ashley Adams

  • Saturday, May 4, 2019; at 10:30 A.M. in the Meeting Room
    • “Ashley Adams has been playing poker for 50 years and writing about it since 2000. He is the author of hundreds of articles and two books, Winning 7-Card Stud (Kensington 2003) and Winning No Limit Hold'em (Lighthouse 2012). He is also the host of poker radio show House of Cards.”

Sunday Afternoon Concert

  • Sunday, May 5, 2019; at 4:00 P.M. in the Tavern
    • Alice Robins and students will perform.

Hearing Aid Clinic

  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019; from 9:00 – 10:30 A.M. in the Wellness Center
    • Allison Holmberg, MS, CCA-A/SLP of Hampshire Hearing Services will be at Applewood.

Shopping at Wilson’s

  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019; Van Departs at 10:15 A.M. for Greenfield
    • Shop at Wilson’s Department Store, one of the last family owned stores in the country will be holding their 137th Anniversary Sale. After a morning of shopping enjoy a leisurely lunch at Hope and Olive.

Fine Arts Preview

  • Wednesday, May 8, 2019; at 4:00 P.M. in the Meeting Room
    • The Fine Arts staff members will present next year’s offerings to the Applewood residents and guests.

Single Payer Healthcare in Massachusetts

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019; at 10:30 A.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Diana Stein, member of the Amherst League of Woman Voters will discuss single payer healthcare.

Metropolitan Opera Simulcast Presents: “Dialogues de Carmelites”

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019; at 12:00 P.M. at the Hadley Cinemark Theater
    • “Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard sings the touching role of Blanche and soprano Karita Mattila, a legend in her own time, returns to the Met as the Prioress.”

Sunday Afternoon Concert

  • Sunday, May 12, 2019; at 4:00 P.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Jim Henley, Northampton Woodwind Quintet will perform.

Fitness Center Open House

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019; at 11:50 A.M. in the Fitness Center
    • Brent Cappello, Fitness Instructor will be available to discuss the programs and equipment offered at Applewood.

Adventures of Rocket Girl

  • Saturday, May 18, 2019; at 10:30 A.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Martha Hanner, Professor Emeritus at Umass Amherst will discuss her research interests which include comets, planetary science and exoplanets.

Sunday Afternoon Concert

  • Sunday, May 19, 2019; at 4:00 P.M. in the Tavern
    • Chris Foster, guitar will perform.

MAC Users Group

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019; at 10:30 A.M. in the Conference Room
    • The Technology’s Group is sponsoring a user’s group for residents with Apple computers, iPad or iPhone. Bring your questions and tips related to these products to share with the group.

Wellness Program

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019; at 1:30 P.M. in the Craft Room
    • Vivien Weiss, LMHC – “Hopes and Fears” How do we manage our challenges and hold onto our hopes?” We will explore the challenges that threaten our sense of equilibrium as well as the bedrock foundations that carry us through. (Funded by the Grose Family and an anonymous donor).

Springfield Museum Trip

  • Thursday, May 23, 2019; Van Departs at 9:30 A.M. to Springfield, MA
    • Exhibit being shown is “Isabel Bishop’s Working Women: Defying Convention. This will be followed by lunch at the Red Rose.

McDuffie School’s Arts Spring Mini Tour Performance

  • Thursday, May 23, 2018; at 1:30 P.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Select members of the McDuffie’s singers and dancers will perform for Applewood.

Wellness Program - Understanding And Responding To Dementia Related Behaviors

  • Friday, May 24, 2019; at 2:45 P.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. Learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavioral triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with the most common behavioral challenges that arise.

Sunday Afternoon Concert

  • Sunday, May 26, 2019; at 4:00 P.M. in the Tavern
    • Nancy Rich, String Quartet will perform.

Wellness Program - Enhancing Your Memory

  • Tuesday, May 28, 2019; at 2:30 P.M. in the Meeting Room
    • Kate Tyler, Community Relations, Homewatch Caregivers returns to continue the series on the “odyssey of Homer Brain Health.

Monthly Social Hour

  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019; at 4:30 P.M. in the Tavern
    • Join your friends and neighbors for wine and hors d’oeuvres.

Prior Events

Calendar Highlights April 2019

  • Monday, April 1, 2019; Wellness Program – Umass Study on Cadence & Intensity Across the Adult Lifespan
    • Elroy Augiar, Senior Postdoctoral Research Associate, Physical Activity and Health Lab, Department of Kinesiology will discuss a project that are working on and need volunteers between the ages of 71 – 85 to measure walking steps during treadmill exercises and during activities of daily life.
  • Tuesday, April 2, 2019; Hearing Aid Clinic
    • Allison Holmberg, MS, CCA-A/SLP of Hampshire Hearing Services will be at Applewood.
  • Tuesday, April 2, 2019; Umass Fine Arts Center Presents: Les Ballets Trockadero De Monte Carlo
    • “One part parody and one part loving homage, the Trocks simultaneously honor the traditions of ballet with high-level performance while also reveling in playing with gender roles and identity.”
  • Wednesday, April 3, 2019;Special Evening Film “Hieronymus Bosch – Touched by the Devil”
    • This documentary follows the travels and investigations of Dutch art historians and curators as they assemble Bosch’s works from various museums for an exhibit in 2016 to commemorate his death 500 years earlier.
  • Thursday, April 4, 2019; 14th Annual Jewish Film Festival Presents: “The Invisibles”
    • “In 1943, four young Jewish people go into hiding in Berlin. Mixing reenactments and interviews, this riveting film tells the story of their miraculous survival against seemingly impossible odds.”
  • Saturday, April 6, 2019; Complimentary Continental Breakfast
    • Join your friends and neighbors for an Applewood complimentary breakfast. Go green and bring your own coffee mug.
  • Saturday, April 6, 2019; Saturday Morning Speaker
    • Mindy Domb, State Representative will discuss her first months in the legislature.
  • Saturday, April 6, 2019; Hands All Around Quilt Show
    • A display of 300+ quilts, including a collection of quilts from the Fitzpatrick Quilt Collection, Hancock Shaker Village.
  • Sunday, April 7, 2019; Pioneer Valley Jewish Short Film Showcase
    • Films being shown: “The Chop, Egg Cream, Gefilte and Wendy’s Shabbat.
  • Sunday, April 7, 2019; Sunday Afternoon Concert at Applewood
    • Zack Danziger, Guitar, interactive, very fun.
  • Thursday, April 11, 2019;Wellness Program: Hospice of the Fisher Home
    • Learn about this 9-room hospice home in the local area and hear about the different options available in the hospice home or your own home.
  • Saturday, April 13, 2019; Saturday Morning Speaker – Landscape Architecture
    • Jack Ahern, Professor of Landscape Architecture at Umass will discuss landscape and urban planning.
  • Saturday, April 13, 2019; The Curtain Theater at Umass Presents: “Sweat”
    • “Created through interviews with the citizens of Reading, PA, Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-winning film deftly and unflinchingly examines two complicated ways race; class and gender intersect in a struggling factory town.
  • Saturday, April 13, 2019; Bach Festival and Symposium Presents: “Bach’s St. Matthew Passion”
    • Umass Bach Festival Orchestra and Chorus will perform with Andrew Megill, conductor, Tony Thornton, chorus master with soloists William Hite, Evangelist, and Paul Max Tipton, Christus.
  • Wednesday, April 17, 2019; Coffee with Lauren Scruggs
    • The Loomis CEO will be on campus for her quarterly forum.
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019; Reduced Shakespeare Company
    • The complete works of William Shakespeare will be performed.
  • Friday, April 26, 2019; Arbor Day Celebration
    • Join your friends and neighbors for a presentation and walk through this beautiful conservation area.
  • Saturday, April 27, First Woman Railway Engineer for Conrail/Amtrak
    • Suzie Gaglia, will discuss her career and experiences as a railroad engineer from 1978 – 1993.
  • Sunday, April 28, 2019; Horn Performance
    • Amherst College horn students will perform.

Calendar Highlights March 2019

  • Friday, March 1, 2019; Friday Night Performance
    • Steve Porter will perform on the piano.
  • Saturday, March 2, 2019; Complimentary Continental Breakfast
    • Join your friends and neighbors for an Applewood complimentary breakfast. Go green and bring your own coffee mug.
  • Saturday, March 2, 2019; Hilltown Community Health Centers
    • “Eliza Lake is the CEO of Hilltown Community Health Center (HCHC). She has been involved with the health center since 2010, first as a board member and then as the Director of Community Services and Grant Writer. She became CEO in July 2014. Previously, she worked as a consultant for ten years to state governments and New England non-profits in the area of long-term services and supports policy, was the Director of Community Supports and Services at the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs, and a District Aide for State Representative Stephen Kulik. Eliza has an MSW from Boston University and an AB from Harvard University. A native of Worthington, Eliza has been a patient of HCHC since 1981, and moved back to town with her husband and two small children in 2009 to take over her family’s farm, on which they raise beef cattle, hay, maple sap, chickens, and, occasionally, pigs.”
  • Saturday, March 2, 2019; Metropolitan Opera Simulcast Presents: “La Fille du Regiment”
    • “Tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Pretty Yende team up for a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks—including the show-stopping tenor aria “Ah! Mes amis … Pour mon âme,” with its nine high Cs. Alessandro Corbelli and Maurizio Muraro trade off as the comic Sergeant Sulpice, with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe as the outlandish Marquise of Berkenfield. And in an exciting piece of casting, stage and screen icon Kathleen Turner makes her Met debut in the speaking role of the Duchess of Krakenthorp. Enrique Mazzola conducts.”
  • Saturday, March 2, 2019; Big Broadcast at Mount Holyoke College
    • “Created and directed by Mount Holyoke College music faculty member Mark Gionfriddo, "The Big Broadcast!" is a re-creation of a live 1940's radio variety show featuring the Jazz Ensembles (Big Band Jazz, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz) performing well-known tunes from the swing era and the American Popular songbook. The annual production of "The Big Broadcast!" features a collection of well-known songs and hidden gems from the '30's, '40's, and '50's. For the last eleven years, the show has been emceed by Brian Lapis (WWLP-22 meteorologist) who plays the role of "Fred Kelley."
    • The annual performance project is rather unusual due to its production elements. Several jazz ensemble members serve as assistant producers and assist Gionfriddo in writing the script, which include Lapis's intros and a newscast as well as an original radio play for the second act. Commercials for authentic products are interspersed throughout and the theatrical event is performed in period dress, hair and makeup. The result is an entertaining and historically accurate concert event that has fascinated both students and the surrounding community for thirteen years.”
  • Sunday, March 3, 2019; Applewood Players Present: “Burden of Proof”
    • One act play written by David Neelon with Turi MacCombie and performed by several Applewood residents.
  • Saturday, March 9, 2019; Issues in Amherst
    • Paul Bockelman, Amherst Town Manager will discuss Amherst projects and issues facing the city.
  • Sunday, March 10, 2019; Valley Classical Concerts
    • The Armada String Quartet will perform
  • Sunday, March 10, 2019; Arcadia Players
    • The players will perform and all Bach concert.
  • Saturday, March 16, 2019; Historian As Fiction Writer
    • Former historian Gerald McFarland will read from and discuss his most recent novel, T.T. Mann, Ace Detective. The book is set in San Francisco, and offers a lively tour of the city by the Golden Gate. It has been described as a light hearted take on classic noir fiction, with art thieves, a crime kingpin, corrupt police, and an unlikely private detective. Professor McFarland spoke at Applewood about his transition from Historian to Novelist in November 2016.
  • Sunday, March 17, 2019; Sunday Afternoon Performance
    • Heather Reichgott, Piano and a mezzo soprano will perform.
  • Monday, March 18, 2019; Empty Bowls Benefit for the Amherst Survival Center
    • Join your Applewood friends and neighbors for a wonderful outing where Applewood’s Executive Chef will prepare a pot of soup to be included in the donations for this event.
  • Saturday, March 23, 2019; Zea Mays Printmaking Shop
    • Pamela Crawford will discuss – “Zea Mays Printmaking is a studio, workshop, gallery, educational facility and research center dedicated to the safest and most sustainable printmaking practices available. We are continually researching exciting new techniques and products. We share this information through our workshops, consultations and private tutorials.”
  • Sunday, March 24, 2019; Sunday Afternoon Concert
    • Monica Leverett, Toy Piano will perform.
  • Tuesday, March 27, 2019; Fine Arts Center Presents: “Ying Quartet”
    • “The Ying Quartet occupies a position of unique prominence in the classical music world, combining brilliantly communicative performances with a fearlessly imaginative view of chamber music in today's world.”
  • Saturday, March 30, 2019; When Grandpa Took A Buffalo To Paris
    • Dr. Susan Brewer is the author of Why America Fights: Patriotism and War Propaganda from the Philippines to Iraq published by Oxford University Press and To Win the Peace: British Propaganda in the United States during World War II published by Cornell University Press. She received a master’s degree in International History at the London School of Economics and earned a Ph.D. in American history at Cornell University. For 25 years, she was as a professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, where she specialized in the history of American Foreign Relations. She recently retired from teaching and is now a full-time writer. Her current projects include work with veterans who use the arts and humanities to help them come home. "When Grandpa Took a Buffalo to Paris: Commemorating World War I in the Jazz Age" In 1927, World War I veterans from western New York State attended the American Legion Convention held in France. The Erie County delegation included the prize-winning Drum Corps, army nurses, my grandfather, and a live buffalo to be presented to the city of Paris from the city of Buffalo. The trip, dedicated to commemorating the Great War, would be both solemn and screwball.
  • Saturday, March 30, 2019; Metropolitan Opera Simulcast Presents: “Die Walkure”
    • “In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial defiance. Tenor Stuart Skelton and soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek play the incestuous twins Siegmund and Sieglinde. Greer Grimsley and Michael Volle sing Wotan. Philippe Jordan conducts.”
  • Sunday, March 31, 2019; Valley Classical Concerts
    • Adaskin String Trio with Sally Pinkas, piano will perform.

Calendar Highlights February 2019

  • Saturday, February 2, 2019; Complimentary Continental Breakfast
    • Join your friends and neighbors for an Applewood complimentary breakfast. Go green and bring your own coffee mug.
  • Saturday, February 2, 2019; The Motherhood Wage Penalty
    • Joya Misra is Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts. She currently is Vice-President elect of the American Sociological Association. “My research and teaching primarily focus on social inequality, including inequalities by gender and gender identity, race, ethnicity, sexuality, nationality, citizenship, parenthood status, and educational level. I try to understand the role that policies play in both mediating and entrenching inequality, and my aim is to create more equitable societies. In all of my work, I consider how policies may work to both reinforce and lessen inequalities. My work primarily falls into the subfields of race/gender/class, political sociology, work & labor, family, and welfare states.”
  • Saturday, February 2, 2019; Metropolitan Opera Simulcast Presents: “Carmen”
    • “Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera’s ultimate seductress, a triumph in her 2017 debut performances, with impassioned tenors Yonghoon Lee and Roberto Alagna as her lover, Don José. Omer Meir Wellber and Louis Langrée share conducting duties for Sir Richard Eyre’s powerful production, a Met favorite since its 2009 premiere.”
  • Saturday, February 2, 2019; Big Broadcast at Mount Holyoke College
    • “Created and directed by Mount Holyoke College music faculty member Mark Gionfriddo, "The Big Broadcast!" is a re-creation of a live 1940's radio variety show featuring the Jazz Ensembles (Big Band Jazz, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz) performing well-known tunes from the swing era and the American Popular songbook. The annual production of "The Big Broadcast!" features a collection of well-known songs and hidden gems from the '30's, '40's, and '50's. For the last eleven years, the show has been emceed by Brian Lapis (WWLP-22 meteorologist) who plays the role of "Fred Kelley."
      The annual performance project is rather unusual due to its production elements. Several jazz ensemble members serve as assistant producers and assist Gionfriddo in writing the script, which include Lapis's intros and a newscast as well as an original radio play for the second act. Commercials for authentic products are interspersed throughout and the theatrical event is performed in period dress, hair and makeup. The result is an entertaining and historically accurate concert event that has fascinated both students and the surrounding community for thirteen years.”
  • Sunday, February 3, 2019; Jennifer Allen Student Recital
    • Student will perform accompanied by Nina Turkington, piano.
  • Sunday, February 3, 2019; Super Bowl LIII
    • Join your friends for an exciting game with mocktails and munchies provided by Applewood. You may bring your own “cocktails”.
  • Thursday, February 7, 2019; Ask Rob Forum
    • Robert Claflin, Executive Director of Applewood will present an overview of Applewood goals for 2019 and answer your questions.
  • Friday, February 8, 2019; Aaron Diehl: Paradoxes in Performance
    • “Jazz pianist Aaron Diehl takes us through a tour of how classical and jazz traditions intersect and influence each other with a program that includes works by Satie, Prokofiev, Glass, Ellington, and many more.”
  • Friday, February 8, 2019; Arcadia Players Presents: Celebrity Concert for Two Lutes
    • Virtuoso Music from Italy and England
  • Sunday, February 10, 2019; Music at Amherst Chamber Series: Mnozil Brass: Cirque
    • “Mnozil Brass, bringing musical virtuosity mixed with their own special kind of comedy. Later that month we are joined by Nicole Mitchell, hailed by the Chicago Reader’s Peter Margasak as the “greatest living flutist in jazz.” Mitchell and her Black Earth Ensemble, with new collaborators Tatsu Aoki (bass, shamisen, taiko) and Kojiro Umezaki (shakuhachi), offer Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds, which uses science fiction to address the question, “What would a world look like that is truly egalitarian, with advanced technology that is in tune with nature?”
  • Tuesday, February 19, 2019; Boston Museum of Fine Arts: “Ansel Adams in Our Time”
    • “Ansel Adams in Our Time” traces the iconic visual legacy of Ansel Adams (1902–1984), presenting some of his most celebrated prints, from a symphonic view of snow-dusted peaks in The Tetons and Snake River, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming (1942) to an aerial shot of a knotted roadway in Freeway Interchange, Los Angeles (1967). The exhibition looks both backward and forward in time: his black-and-white photographs are displayed alongside prints by several of the 19th-century government survey photographers who greatly influenced Adams, as well as work by contemporary artists whose modern-day concerns centered on the environment, land rights, and the use and misuse of natural resources point directly to Adams’ legacy.”…
  • Saturday, February 23, 2017; New England Folklore
    • George Naughton will discuss New England Folklore.
  • Sunday, February 24, 2019; Applewood Sunday Concert
    • Aaron Civic, guitar will perform.
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019; Dinner at the Delaney House
    • Join your friends and neighbors for a dinner at the Delaney Grill which offers the best fine dining steakhouse experience in Western Massachusetts. The chef-selected menu also features a delicious selection of fish, pork, chicken, gluten free and vegetarian options.

Independent Living

Independent Living Homes and Apartments

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What is independent living?

Independent living is available at the following Loomis Communities:

When referring to retirement communities, independent living describes a house or apartment home in an age-restricted community setting designed for older adults who are able to manage their homes and daily activities without supervision or medical assistance. Independent living can be offered as an apartment in a stand-alone building, or as part of a larger community with a wide range of services, including access to a continuum of health care should you need those services in the future.

Our independent living apartments, villas, and cottages set the standard for distinctive retirement living. Residents enjoy a maintenance-free lifestyle in a spacious, thoughtfully designed homes. Comfort and peace of mind are the focus of our independent living homes, with features such as a private balcony or patio, lovely views, a well-equipped kitchen, generous closets and storage, and many other amenities.

A wide selection of independent living apartments and homes is available at all of The Loomis Communities. Whichever of our communities you choose, you’ll find neighbors who become friends, and plenty of space for your treasured possessions. The Loomis Communities offers everything you need to create a healthy, happy, active retirement.

Assisted Living

Assisted Living

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What is assisted living?

Assisted living is available at the following Loomis Communities:

Assisted living offers a middle ground between independent living and nursing care. Assisted living is a good choice for you if you do not require the extensive medical care provided in nursing care but are not able to manage living on your own. Staff is available to provide 24-hour comprehensive assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as dressing, grooming, eating, mobility and hygiene. A variety of activities and social events, as well as transportation, cleaning, and laundry services, also are typical features of assisted living. The Loomis Communities provides assisted living as part of a comprehensive continuum of care, while many organizations only provide one level of assistance.

Our assisted living features private apartments that residents furnish with their own personal treasures, providing all the comforts of home. Our studio and one-bedroom apartments provide a place where residents who need a little help with the activities of daily living (ADLs) can truly enjoy life. Caregivers are available to help residents with activities such as dressing, bathing, grooming, and medication management. The intimate residential design of assisted living allows our staff to get to know and understand the needs and desires of residents and their families.

Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation

Skilled Nursing Care

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What do all these terms mean: home care, skilled nursing care, licensed skilled care, and long-term care?

Skilled nursing care and rehabilitation are avaiable at the following Loomis Community:

Nursing homes are licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and offer furnished rooms and health services to residents who require consistent and ongoing medical care with physician oversight but do not require hospitalization. This is called skilled nursing care. Our communities provide skilled nursing care, which includes post-hospital care, short-term rehabilitation, complex medical care, and long-term care. Oversight is provided by licensed professional nurses, nurse practitioners, and physicians. A comprehensive therapy department is staffed by physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech language pathologists. The Loomis Communities nursing homes are designed to meet the individual needs of the residents.

Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing offers licensed, skilled nursing care in a cozy and supportive environment. Both our nursing centers are Medicare and Medicaid-certified and provide short-term rehabilitation and long-term care in well-appointed private or semi-private rooms. The Loomis House nursing center also offers specialized dementia care. Our compassionate staff delivers care with respect and dignity.

Rehabilitation

What is rehabilitation, skilled rehabilitation, or short-term rehabilitation?

Rehabilitation is available at the following Loomis Community:

The Loomis Communities offer rehabilitation services with a staff of professionals. Our physical and occupational therapists, speech and language pathologists, registered dieticians, registered nurses, licensed social workers, and gourmet chefs, work as a team to get you back home. We complete a comprehensive assessment to develop individualized care plans to manage residents’ physical, social, and emotional concerns.

Our unique approach promotes independence and a rapid return home after rehabilitation from a broad range of surgical procedures, injuries, and illness.

Our nursing center, Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing is Medicare and Medicaid-certified, and provides short-term rehabilitation and long-term care in well-appointed private or semi-private rooms. Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing received a 5-year accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in Person-Centered Long-term Care. This mark of excellence means that we have been recognized as a provider of quality care for your loved one that meets state-of-the-art, international standards of performance.

To learn more about rehabilitation at the Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing nursing center, please contact:

Gabrielle Thomes,
413-782-1800, ext. 5850, or
Email: GThomes@loomiscommunities.org

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