Integral Senior Living Adds Regional Director

CARLSBAD, CA. (June 6, 2016) Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company, is pleased to announce it has hired Leslie Quintanar as a new Regional Director of Operations. In her role, Leslie is responsible for the operations of several ISL communities.

“We are pleased to have Leslie join our growing management team at ISL as we continue to expand across the country,” said Collette Valentine, CEO/COO of ISL. “Leslie brings to ISL extensive experience in senior living management, ranging from activities to operations.”

Leslie has over 16 years of experience in the senior living industry. Most recently she was a Regional Operations Director for Pacifica Senior Living. Prior to which she was an Executive Director for Pacifica, MBK Senior Living and Emeritus Senior Living. Earlier in her career she worked for UCP Central PA Homecare/Companion Services as a Program Director and as an Activity Director and Director of Resident Relations for Carlsbad by the Sea.

Leslie has consistently taken on roles that have allowed her to expand the scope of her influence while making a positive impact upon the senior living industry. From piloting a fine arts program that was launched company-wide to opening a multi-level luxury flagship property, she always delights in new ventures and welcomes opportunities to exceed expectations. Her experience in both private and publicly held senior living companies, as well as holding AL licensure in two states (PA and CA) adds further depth to her of understanding of the operations of senior living communities and gives her a keen eye for assessing operations and troubleshooting tough operational issues.

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 59 independent, assisted living and memory care properties throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Florida and Indiana. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services. For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

Shavano Park Senior Living is Now Open

SAN ANTONIO, TX (May 25, 2016) Shavano Park Senior Living, managed by Integral Senior Living and owned by Meridian Realty Advisors, is pleased to announce it that is now open as a new assisted living and memory care boutique community provides residents with a beautiful setting, amenities and services that provide an unsurpassed quality of life for residents.

“We are so pleased to open our doors to the community of San Antonio. Our dream of providing quality senior living care in a beautiful and unique environment is now a reality,” said Kelly Schwennesen, sales and marketing director for Shavano Park Senior Living. “We welcome everyone to come by and see what makes Shavano Park Senior Living so special.”

The Spanish Mediterranean-style building takes its flair from surrounding San Antonio architecture and blends beautifully with the natural environment. The community sits on 4.6 acres of landscaped grounds, where there’s large, outdoor courtyards with walking paths. The inspiration for the interior is cool, fluid water. Each design element flows through the space – from the interior arches, to the greens, blues, and earth-toned colors, to the fabrics, to the carefully selected furniture pieces, all to promote calming and wellness.

The boutique community offers 68 apartments, including 40 assisted living and 28 memory care residences. It features beautifully finished and spacious studios, one and two-bedroom assisted living apartments plus private memory care apartments in a specially designed neighborhood.

  • Shavano Park Senior Living’s comprehensive assisted living services are for those who choose or require assistance with their daily needs, but wish to remain as independent as possible.
  • For those with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other special needs, Shavano Park Senior Living offers a fully licensed Memory Care environment with 24-hour care available and supervision.

Finally relieved of housekeeping, home repair and meal preparation, residents of Shavano Park Senior Living offers a wide range of services and activities for residents to assist in taking advantage of those senior years.  Residents enjoy stimulating activities through its engaging Vibrant Life program that provide social, educational, religious and recreational opportunities with choices like community outings, musical programs, games, cards, gardening, painting, sewing, and much more. Residents also enjoy Shavano Park Senior Living’s award-winning Dining by Design program, scheduled transportation, an extensive activities schedule and services that enhance a vibrant senior lifestyle.

The location of Shavano Park Senior Living, provides easy access to local hospitals and other healthcare providers, as well as shopping and dining. For more information visit http://www.shavanoparkseniorliving.com.

About Shavano Park Senior Living

Shavano Park Senior Living provides the finest in senior living with assisted living and memory care options for residents. Located Shavano Park, Texas, the expertly trained staff provides residents with the highest standards of senior care services. It is operated by Integral Senior Living, which manages independent living, assisted living, and memory care properties. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. For more information on Shavano Park Senior Living, call 210-492-4040 or visit http://www.shavanoparkseniorliving.com.

Integral Senior Living Chief Executive Officer Named to Argentum Board

CARLSBAD, CA. (May 11, 2016) Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company, is pleased to announce that Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operating Officer Collette Valentine has been named to the Board of Argentum. Her three-year term begins in May 2016.

“Argentum is pleased to have board members of such a high caliber as Integral Senior Living CEO/COO Collette Valentine,” said Argentum President & CEO James Balda. “We welcome her expertise and insight as a leader in Argentum’s efforts to increase innovation throughout the senior living industry.”

Collette has been the CEO/COO of ISL since 2014. She joined the company in 2010 as the Vice President of Operations and Marketing and in 2012 was promoted to COO. Prior to joining ISL, Collette was with Merrill Gardens for almost five years, serving as Vice President of Operations. Prior to this she was with Atria Senior Living Group as a Regional Vice President of Operations.  Throughout her eight year career at Atria, she held a variety of positions including: Divisional Operations Specialist, Regional Director of Operations, Regional Sales and Marketing Director, as well as Executive Director and Community Sales Director at an Atria/ARV community. She began her career with Harrah’s Entertainment as a Hotel Sales Manager. She is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a degree in Business Management and is RCFE certified.

About Argentum

Established in 1990, Argentum is the largest national trade association exclusively dedicated to professionally-managed, resident-centered senior living communities. Argentum’s member programs promote business and operational excellence through education, research, publications, professional networking and online tools designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurism in the field of senior living. More information at www.argentum.org

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 59 independent, assisted living and memory care properties throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Florida and Indiana. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services. For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

The Peaks at Old Laramie Hosts an Open House

Lafayette, CO (April 2016) — The Peaks at Old Laramie Trail, a new assisted living and memory care community currently under construction has been receiving attention from those interested to see learn more about the spectacular new development. To accommodate interest, the community recently hosted its first Open House. Managed by ISL, the new community is located in Lafayette, Colorado and is expected to be complete in August 2016.

Many members of the community attended this event. Food, beverages and fun were enjoyed by everyone at the event. Visitors also enjoyed the opportunity to learn more about all that The Peaks has to offer.

The Peaks at Old Laramie Trail is located at 660 Old Laramie Trail on 8.5 acres. It represents a new standard in senior living for the area. When completed, the Mediterranean-style community will offer a total of 84 assisted living and memory care apartments. The community will feature a gracious sunset view dining room, private dining room for entertaining, a gym with senior-specialized equipment, a spa & beauty salon, a theater and chapel, 24/7 staffing, secure access, a dedicated pet area, outdoor dining and barbecue areas, individual dedicated gardening areas, and a state-of-the-art emergency call system.

The spacious studio, 1 and 2 bedroom assisted living apartments will feature zoned heating and air conditioning, walk-in closets, large well-lit bathrooms and easily-accessible showers, and an emergency call system. The memory care area will feature private units with shared or private bathrooms, a dedicated entrance, well-landscaped interior courtyards, covered porches, dedicated dining and activity areas, and a secure interior that provides residents the freedom to move around at will.

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 58 independent, assisted living and memory care communities throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Florida. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services.

For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

The Reserve at North Dallas Celebrates Grand Re-Opening

 

Dallas, Texas (April 4, 2016) — The Reserve at North Dallas, an independent and assisted living community managed by ISL, recently celebrated its grand re-opening. It recently changed its name from Town Village North Dallas and completed a major remodel to better serve the residents. The remodel also reflects changes the Dallas marketplace is seeking when it comes to outstanding senior living options.

At the event, guests enjoyed valet parking, signature cocktails, delicious desserts and hors d’oeuvre as well as personalized tours and music throughout the community.

“We are very excited to celebrate the completion of our remodel. Our community is simply stunning and now provides the best in senior living!” said Greg Morris, executive director of The Reserve at North Dallas.

Recently $5.5 million has been invested into the community in a major remodel. With this, both the independent living and assisted living community is filled with a vibrant lifestyle; where residents’ lives are filled with joyful experiences, meaningful endeavors, and abundant opportunities to connect with family, friends, and the local community. To enhance the new look, the community built Flo’s Café, to provide a great gathering spot for guests as well as an event venue to showcase the hospitality and sense of community. In this unique dining experience, craft bean-to-cup freshly brewed premium coffee and other delicious treats are served.

The Reserve at North Dallas is a senior living community that has both independent living and assisted living options. It has 243 independent living and 26 assisted living residences. In the next month, the multi-million dollar renovation will be complete with major enhancements to the lobby and bistro/bar area, movie theater, fitness center, expansive dining room, private dining room, outdoor area and upgraded apartment amenities, as well as an entire rebranding of the updated community.

The Reserve at North Dallas offers the best in independent living, giving residents a lifestyle that incudes the services and amenities they need while maintaining the independence they want.  For its assisted living residents, life gets easier as help with daily tasks are readily available.  It is located in the heart of Dallas, situated minutes from Interstate 635 and Highway 75, at: 12271 Coit Road, Dallas, TX 75251 (972) 866-7575.

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 58 independent, assisted living and memory care communities throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Florida. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services.

For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

Integral Senior Living to Manage Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael

CARLSBAD, CA (March 15, 2016)— Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company, is pleased to announce it has been chosen to manage Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael, an independent, assisted living and memory care community located in Carmichael, California.

Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael is an established senior living community located in the desirable suburban Carmichael neighborhood, 11 miles from downtown Sacramento. With four distinct senior living levels, Sagebrook offers a variety of compassionate care options to meet each resident’s needs.

Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael is located at 7125 Fair Oaks Blvd., Carmichael, CA 95608 (916) 481-7105.

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 58 independent, assisted living and memory care properties throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Florida. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services.

 

For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

Grande Oak Village Breaks Ground

Grande Oak Village Breaks Ground

CARLSBAD, CA(January 7, 2016) — Grande Oak Village, a new senior living community, is breaking ground on a large scale development. Located in Tulare, California, the new community will offer senior apartments, independent living, assisted living and memory care for residents. The first phase of the development is expected to be complete in early 2017. The community is owned by The Bethel Assembly of God and managed by Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company.

“The development of Grande Oak Village will provide many jobs to help the economy of Tulare and offer a tremendous increase in services to our seniors. With a village setting, it will provide residents care through the remainder of their lives,” said Pastor Dennis Sunderland of Bethel Assembly of God. “With over 300,000 square feet of development, Grande Oak Village will offer seniors a level of care they are deserving of.”

Grande Oak Village will consist of four buildings. The first building to undergo construction is The Gardens. It will have 91 units of which 28 are Alzheimer/dementia care and 63 are assisted living. The second building, The Residence, will offer 70 units of independent living consisting of studios, one and two bedroom apartments. The third building, The Grande Oak Apartments, will offer 82 units of senior apartments consisting of one, two, and three bedroom apartment homes. The development will also include a Clubhouse (20,000 square feet) that will also serve as a community center for all of Tulare.

Media Contact:
Stacia Kirby
206-363-1492
Stacia@kirbycommunicationsinc.com

The Village at Mapleshade Opens For Residents

PLANO, TX (December 13, 2015)— The newest senior living community in Plano is now open. The Village at Mapleshade, a new assisted living community hosted a very successful grand opening event to celebrate the occasion.  With the opening, it joins two other communities owned by SRP Medical: Spring Creek Village in Spring, Texas and The Village at Stonebridge in McKinney, Texas.

“For those in the greater Plano area, we are now providing the best quality senior living care in our beautiful and unique environment,” said Michael Larsen for Mapleshade.  “We encourage anyone interested in learning more about assisted living to come by and see what makes The Village at Mapleshade a wonderful home.”

At the event were members form the Plano and Richardson Chambers of Commerce and Council Members David Down, Rick Grady and Tom Harrison who helped with the ribbon cutting. Attendees enjoyed appetizers, signature cocktails, casino games, prizes and tours of the new community.

The Village at Mapleshade represents what seniors today are looking for in a senior living community. The community promotes a life of engagement and balanced living for its residents through activities and events focused on personal health and growth for enjoyment and meeting new friends. Residents enjoy a private dining room, bistro, restaurant, salon and day spa, fitness/wellness center, library, movie theater, and even a rooftop patio for entertaining.

The assisted living community has 92 apartments, including studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom units. The community provides a wide range of services and activities for residents who choose or require assistance with their daily needs as well as those who wish to remain as independent as possible.

The community is located at 3670 Mapleshade Lane, Plano, Texas 75075. For more information call 972-964-8444 or visit http://www.VillageatMapleshade.com.

About The Village at Mapleshade

The Village at Mapleshade offers assisted living care services for seniors. The expertly trained staff will provide residents with the highest standards of care and services. It is operated by Integral Senior Living, which manages independent living, assisted living, and memory care properties. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. For more information visit http://www.VillageatMapleshade.com and

https://www.facebook.com/villagemapleshade.

The Village Begins Construction

New Denton assisted living and memory care opens in 2016

CARLSBAD, CA (November 27, 2015) — The Village Assisted Living & Memory Care, a new senior living community, recently broke ground and began construction. Located in Denton, Texas the new community will offer assisted living and memory care for residents. The community is owned by SRP Medical and managed by Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company. It is anticipated to open in mid-2016.

“This wonderful new community is answering a real need in the Denton area by offering the best in assisted living and memory care residences,” said Collette Valentine, CEO/COO for Integral Senior Living. “The Village reflects the changing needs of our aging population and is incorporating the many services and amenities that today’s seniors have come to expect and need in their retirement years,” says Kim Ramirez, director of sales and marketing for The Village Assisted Living & Memory Care.

The Village brings exceptional assisted living and memory care to Denton and surrounding ever-growing areas. It will offer a brand-new, state of the art community rich with amenities and the comforts of home. The Village will have 107 units: 75 assisted living (with a choice of studio, 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom) and 32 memory care private units. Among the many amenities and services, residents can look forward to entertainment, vibrant activities and exciting outings, a Bistro/bar, library and computer lounge, hair and nail salon, chef-prepared meals, chapel, fireplace, theater room, arts and crafts room, and fitness area. 

In assisted living, The Village offers a unique combination of luxury accommodations and personalized care tailored to the individual needs of those who require help with activities of daily living.

In assisted living, The Village offers a unique combination of luxury accommodations and personalized care tailored to the individual needs of those who require help with activities of daily living.

In Generations memory care, The Village offers a customized award-winning program from Integral Senior Living (ISL) specifically to meet the needs of residents with memory loss. Based on years of experience caring for residents with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, the Generations Program partners with family members and care providers to develop a framework that supports the individual, physical, emotional and spiritual needs of memory impaired residents.

The Village is located at 1919 Brinker Road, Denton, TX 76208. For more information visit www.TheVillageAssistedLiving.com or call 940.380.9494.

Media Contact:
Stacia Kirby
206-363-1492
Stacia@kirbycommunicationsinc.com

Stonecrest at Burlington Creek Opens Information Center

Kansas City, MO (November 20, 2015)— Stonecrest at Burlington Creek, a premier assisted living and memory care community, embraces the best in senior living in the 21st century.  The new community is receiving a lot of attention from those interested to see what the spectacular new development is offering residents. To accommodate interest, an information center is opening for those interested in learning more. The new community is expected to open in summer 2016.

The public is invited to attend a celebration of the opening of the Information Center.

When: Saturday, December 5
Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Village at Burlington Creek Information Center –In the Denton Building
5901 NW 63rd Terrace, Suite 175
Kansas City, MO 64151
RSVP to (816) 256-8858

Enjoy refreshments, prize giveaways, and receive a complimentary ticket for same day wine tasting at SWIRL, located at 6006 NW 63rd Terrace in Kansas City. Take advantage of discounts on selected wines. Enjoy happy hour specials, prize giveaways, and promotions from many other Burlington Creek Merchants.

After the event anyone interested in learning more about Stonecrest at Burlington Creek can visit the Information Center at:

5901 NW 63rd Terrace Suite 175
Kansas City, MO 64151
Phone: 816-505-3030

“Now that we have broken ground and are making progress with the construction, we are looking forward to providing quality senior living care to the Kansas City area,” said Sunny Franks, director of sales and marketing for Stonecrest at Burlington Creek. “Through our new information center, we look forward to introducing this wonderful new community to those who live, work and reside in the greater Kansas City area.”

Ideally located to serve the Northland Area of Kansas City, Stonecrest at Burlington Creek offers an active lifestyle with just the right supportive care to assist residents with personal needs. Beautifully designed for a carefree lifestyle, the community features luxurious, yet comfortable accommodations. When it is complete, Stonecrest at Burlington Creek will have 97 residences in total. The 55 assisted living apartments include studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom options to choose from and 42 memory care suites including private and shared options.

Stonecrest at Burlington Creek is located at 6311 N. Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151. More information can be found at

www.StonecrestofBurlingtonCreek.com or by calling 816-505-3030.

About Stonecrest at Burlington Creek

Stonecrest at Burlington Creek will provide the finest in senior living with assisted living and memory care options for residents. Located Kansas City, Missouri, the expertly trained staff will provide residents with the highest standards of senior care services amidst a beautiful community.  It is operated by Integral Senior Living, which manages independent living, assisted living, and memory care properties. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. For more information visit www.stonecrestatburlingtoncreek.com or call 816-505-3030.