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Award-Winning WAVES Aquatic Program Award-Winning WAVES Aquatic Program
WAVES is an award-winning aquatic therapy program for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. It was developed in 2009 by the Senior Living Communities Wellness Department.
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June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month
June is declared by the Alzheimer’s Association, the world’s largest non-profit funder of Alzheimer’s disease research, as Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month.
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Be The Change – Tammara Sweeney Be The Change – Tammara Sweeney
I am the Social Director at The Charlotte. I have been at The Charlotte since we opened in June of 2019. The best thing about my position is the close relationships that I get to form with our Members and bringing them joy.
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Silver Pen Winners Announced Silver Pen Winners Announced
On May 7th, The Charlotte Assisted Living and Memory Care, a luxury senior living community in Charlotte, announced the winners of the Silver Pen Scholarship Competition. The Silver Pen Competition has been hosted by The Charlotte’s parent company, The Maxwell Group, since 2012.
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The Weller Life – March The Weller Life – March
It was what we call, Fun Friday! This week we played Beachball Hockey which ended up being a huge hit. We worked on both our dominant hand and non-dominant hands. These types of activities support our Member’s dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
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The Weller Life – February 2021 The Weller Life – February 2021
Check out these new aprons our Members will be rocking for our weekly cooking club! Our cooking club has quickly become one of our favorite parts of our week. Stay tuned to see what we whip up in the next few weeks. Here at The Charlotte, we empower our Members to be leaders in our community.
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Top 5 Social Events of 2020 Top 5 Social Events of 2020
On Carnival Day at The Charlotte, Members walked into a world of exploration and whimsy! Our team hosted a day of fun ‘under the big top’ with a lot of carnival themed events. There was a photo booth set up complete with props, a concession stand with all snow cones and popcorn!
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What Is a Certified Dementia Practitioner? What Is a Certified Dementia Practitioner?
A Certified Dementia Practitioner, or CDP, is someone with a certification demonstrating achievement and specialized training in the areas of Alzheimer’s and dementia care.
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The Weller Life – January 2021 The Weller Life – January 2021
Music is good for the soul. We had lovely local musicians come to perform for our Members. They set up in our courtyard for Members in Reflections, they sat around the windows and enjoyed the performance. It even inspired a few of them to play their instruments!
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