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Memory Care Neighborhood Allerton House Staff Receive Certified Dementia Practitioner Certificates

Featured from L to R: Clinical Social Worker for Allerton House Communities Joyce Watson-O'Neil, MSW MPH ; Resident Services Director Cindy Hughes, RN; Program Director Laurie Tranchell; and Enrichment Coordinator Jeanette Champagne.

Certified Dementia Practitioner certificates have been awarded to the staff at the new Memory Care Neighborhood at Allerton House Assisted Living in Hingham, following their completion of eight hours of core curriculum overseen by a CDP-Trainer. According to the National Council of Certified Dementia Care Practitioners, the certification was created “to promote standards of excellence in dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease education training to professionals and other caregivers who provide services to dementia clients.” The certification training provides education about Alzheimer’s disease, best practices in dementia care and changes in brain physiology among individuals with dementia. (more…)

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Alzheimer’s Educator Jolene Brackey gives Presentation at Allerton House in Hingham

Alzheimer’s educator and author Jolene Brackey spoke last night at Allerton House in Hingham, which in the fall of 2013 will open a new, secure Memory Care Program. The Memory Care Program at Allerton House in Hingham will feature 13 rental apartments, including 10 studios and three companion suites.

Brackey talked about the many ways families and caregivers of individuals with (more…)

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April 30 Allerton House & Norwell VNA Dinner Program for Adult Children Caring for Parents with Memory Loss

Allerton House Assisted Living Community at Harbor Park in Hingham and the Norwell VNA & Hospice will present a program for caregivers of individuals who have Alzheimer’s or memory loss. Titled, “Challenged by a Loved One with Memory Loss,” the dinner program will be held on Tuesday, April 30 at 5:15 PM at Allerton House at Harbor Park, 15 Condito Road, Hingham, MA. Joan Wright, CMC, of the Norwell VNA & Hospice will answer your (more…)

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Allerton House Assisted Living Communities Encourage Older Adults To Bone Up on Bone Health

The fact that most people achieve their maximum bone strength at age 30, and then begin to lose more bone than they make sounds pretty daunting. What’s a person to do in their 40s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s? Lots of things! And you can enjoy doing them.

Like so many other parts of the body, our bones respond to what we do, what we eat, and how much we know about the things that keep them strong and make them stronger.

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Ask the Experts – Village at Proprietors Green-Marshfield Learn about Senior Housing & Care – March 26

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Senior Housing, Healthcare & Home Care Options
When is the Right Time to Make the Right Move?
Join Us!

Tuesday, March 26 – 5:30 PM
Seating is Limited.
RSVP Today.
Call 888-462-2395.

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Five Fun Reasons to Move to an Allerton House Assisted Living on the South Shore of Massachusetts

There are lots of good reasons to move to one of Welch Healthcare & Retirement Group’s five assisted living communities on the Massachusetts South Shore. No doubt, many families and seniors, age 62 and older, know the advantages they will find at an Allerton House. Beyond the beautiful private apartments, delicious dining and care if needed, fun activities and a chance to socialize more must be at the top of the list. Check out the top five weekly and monthly activities residents enjoy at Allerton House Assisted Living Communities.

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National Assisted Living Week Activities at Allerton House September 9-15

Allerton House at The Village at Duxbury: “Art for the Ages”

Sunday, September 9 – 1:00-3:00 PM
The event is in observance of National Assisted Living Week.
It was designed as a way to bring together residents, families, employees, volunteers and members of the community-at-large.

The event includes demonstrations of music, painting tai chi, and features food, prizes and children’s activities.

The public is invited.
Call 781-585-7136, x 121 for more information

Location:
Allerton House at Duxbury, Duxbury, MA

For more information on National Assisted Living Week® visit www.nalw.org.


Allerton House at Hingham: “Senior Living Choices”
Dinner Presentation

Thursday, September 13
Dinner – 5:30 PM
Presentation – 6:00 PM
Co-sponsored by Allerton House & North River Home Care

Discussion points include:
·         How to determine when a senior needs assistance
·         The Services to help seniors maintain independence
·         Options for assisted living and homecare services

Seating is Limited.
RSVP Required: Call 781-749-3322

Location:
Allerton House at Hingham, Hingham, MA


Allerton House in Weymouth: “Matt McCabe Piano Tunes”

Monday, September 10 – 2:00 PM
Enjoy the fantastic melodies of Matt McCabe on piano.

This musical event is part of National Assisted Living Week Activities.

Get to know Allerton House at Central Park in Weymouth by sampling  the entertainment.

Take & Tour & Schedule a Complimentary Luncheon.
RSVP Required for this Event.
Call 781-335-8666

Location:
Allerton House at Central Park, Weymouth, MA


Allerton House at Proprietors Green in Marshfield: “Make your Own Sundae”

3:00 PM
Get to know Allerton House at Proprietors Green. Enjoy a Tour of our Model Apartments.

Sign up to attend an exciting fall educational event.
RSVP Required
Seating is Limited
Call 781-834-7885

Location:
Allerton House at Proprietors Green, Marshfield, MA


Allerton House in Quincy: “Entertainer Harry French”

Friday, September 14 – 1:00 PM
Musician, guitarist & harmonica player Harry French plays music from the 50s to the present.
Call about this event or to attend one of the newest clubs at Allerton House in Quincy.

Take a Tour & Enjoy a Complimentary Luncheon.

RSVP Required
Seating is Limited
Call 617-471-2600

Location:
Allerton House at Hancock Park, Quincy, MA

 

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Spotlight on Allerton House in Hingham

 

Location, location, location! This guides where someone might purchase a home, and also influences the decision of where a parent might be most comfortable in a rental assisted living residence. The Allerton House at Harbor Park in Hingham is ideally situated in a beautiful South Shore, MA coastal community, just minutes from Hingham Harbor and downtown square. The assisted living residence is nestled among the pines and has the feel of a charming country estate. With only 70 apartment-homes, the community never feels overwhelming in size and yet there are plenty of residents with whom to build friendships, share interests and join for dinner or outings.

If first impressions are important, then please visit the New Community Photo Gallery.

On any given day, residents and their guests can be found in animated conversation or enjoying a good book on the front porch, which is beautifully landscaped with the season’s prettiest summer plants and flowers. For fitness, many residents choose to walk daily on one of the community’s walking paths. And when it comes to dining, residents may enjoy scrumptious snacks in the country kitchen and elegant dinners in a sun-filled dining room, overlooking the front porch.

Allerton House in Hingham has a long tradition of celebrating its residents. Almost monthly, The Hingham Journal features resident profiles, in a column known as “The Allerton Spirit.” The community has been home to artists, writers, school teachers, nurses, lawyers and community organizers as well as exceptional homemakers and volunteers. Many residents re-engineer their lives in assisted living, finding new and exciting ways to stay engaged or “give back.”

Free health education programs are designed to foster a greater sense of well-being. Barbecues, concerts and musical events bring a sense of joy to community residents, families and staff. Whether you or an older parent need a little bit of assistance or none at all, Allerton House in Hingham can help families create a new home that offers the best in comfort and care, with a hefty dose of peace of mind!

Call or email Carol for a personal visit at 781-749-3322 or ctaylor@welchhrg.com, and visit our New Community Photo Gallery and enjoy our other Photo Gallery to see why people love living at Allerton House in Hingham.

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South Shore Seniors Enjoy Summer’s Mouth-Watering Culinary Medley

An elegant display of flowers and summer fruits at a recent Family & Friends Brunch at Allerton House Assisted Living Community in Duxbury.


It’s here! That wonderful time of year that brings a seemingly endless array of fresh, local culinary delights. Victory gardens, farmer’s markets and backyard herb gardens are a wonderful way to ensure freshness and maximum flavor. There is nothing more appealing to the taste buds and the eye than the colorful and succulent gems of summer.

In the hands of the Welch Group’s experienced assisted living chefs, the season’s treats are transformed into dishes designed to exceed every diner’s expectations. The culinary options at the Allerton House Communities, located throughout the South Shore of Massachusetts, are varied and unlimited.

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Seniors in Assisted Living Take Heart during National Heart Month

February is National Heart Month

February is National Heart Health Month, and seniors can take heart in knowing that the heart benefits greatly from healthy lifestyle choices no matter what your age. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease is the leading cause of death and a major cause of disability in our country. Although heart disease risk does increase with age, it is possible to decrease that risk by living an active, healthy lifestyle.

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