EDGEWOOD IN THE NEWS

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EDGEWOOD SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY UNVEILS NEW DEMENTIA-CENTERED RESIDENCES

June 18, 2018
The Woodlands Inn Expansion Provides Personalized Services and Spaces to Those with Dementia, as Well as Residents Who Need an Extra Hand   NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – In an effort to meet the ever-growing demand of support services and dignified housing for older adults with dementia, Edgewood senior living community in North Andover has completed […]

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Seniors Continue their Journey of Lifelong Learning with Merrimack College

May 9, 2018
At Edgewood senior living community in North Andover, just because residents are retired doesn’t mean their college days are behind them. Thanks to a distinctive schedule of presentations and performances, as well as the resident-driven Edgewood Lifelong Learning program, there’s rarely a day where Edgewood residents aren’t exploring art, music, history, film or the sciences. […]

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Edgewood Residents Go Toe to Toe with Parkinson’s Disease

March 9, 2018
Nearly 17 years ago, Serena and Charlie Caperonis received life-changing news – Charlie was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. In 2016, when the couple left their Boxford home for nearby Edgewood, they did so with a mission to form a support group at the North Andover senior living community. At Edgewood they found a champion for […]

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Name chosen for new enhanced living and memory support residence at Edgewood Retirement Community

June 22, 2017
Natural beauty of campus and culture of hospitality influence naming of The Woodlands Inn at Edgewood NORTH ANDOVER, MASSACHUSETTS | June 22, 2017 —Edgewood Retirement Community has announced that its new Enhanced Living and Memory Support residence will be called The Woodlands Inn. Designed to resemble a charming New England inn, The Woodlands Inn will […]

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Flag display honors veterans who lived at retirement community

June 8, 2017
Looking ahead to Memorial Day, the father recognized his enduring gratitude for his son’s safe return from military service in Afghanistan. Bob Coppola, project manager at the sprawling Edgewood Retirement Community, gave his appreciation shape with a tribute. Ninety-one American flags now stand knee-high, staked in neat rows on the lawn behind the Edgewood clubhouse. The […]

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Making maple syrup: All in a day’s work at Edgewood

May 4, 2017
Edgewood Retirement Community taps into maple syrup’s “superfood” status For many people in New England, the beginning of winter thaw is something to celebrate. As snow boots are stored away and the first spring bulbs peek into the sunshine, the sap of the sugar maple trees begins to flow, heralding the beginning of maple syrup […]

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Edgewood’s LifeCare Community takes up boxing to fight Parkinson’s Disease

April 27, 2017
Edgewood adds Rock Steady Boxing to its Wellness Programs to empower residents with Parkinson’s disease to fight back and improve their quality of life. Beginning Thursday, May 4, Edgewood, the only LifeCare Community in the Merrimack Valley, will begin offering residents wellness classes in Rock Steady Boxing, a non-contact boxing-based fitness curriculum. The first boxing […]

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Edgewood’s LifeCare Community Expansion

March 1, 2017
New building will serve those requiring assistance with daily living and specific memory care needs.  Edgewood, the only LifeCare Community in the Merrimack Valley, has been approved by our board and the town of North Andover to build state-of-the-art “small house” residential accommodations to serve seniors who seek assistance with daily living. This beautiful new […]

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​ Eight area high school students awarded scholarships by residents of Edgewood LifeCare Community

July 6, 2016
  In a ceremony held Friday, June 10, on the campus of Edgewood LifeCare Community, eight area high school seniors received scholarships to recognize their dedicated service to the residents of Edgewood and assist them in pursuing post-secondary education. Now in its second year, the scholarship program is a resident-driven effort with funds raised entirely […]

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Edgewood LifeCare Community Nurses Complete End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Training

March 29, 2016
Edgewood’s Meadows Health Center is the only skilled nursing facility in the country to have every nurse complete ELNEC training NORTH ANDOVER, MASSACHUSETTS | March 21, 2016 — In a pinning ceremony held today at Edgewood LifeCare Community, the organization’s entire nursing staff — 32 nurses — was recognized for completing the End-of-Life Nursing Education […]

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