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  • Healthy Aging: How To Stay on Top During Your Golden Years  Posted in: Corporate, Blog - There are many factors that contribute to healthy aging, including diet, lifestyle and genetics. Daily activities such as riding your bike or going for a walk can increase your overall health tremendously, especially when you pair this with a great diet. Genetics can play a part and, unfortunately, is unavoidable. However, your mindset and developing healthy habits can make all ...
  • A Life Full of Adventure at Solstice  Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Experiences and outings you can enjoy as a Solstice resident  Here at Solstice, we know how important it is to create an engaging and entertaining community for our residents. Our Vibrant Life® program allows residents to create their own schedules and participate in monthly activities and outings based on their individual interests and routines.   Vibrant Life® at Solstice encourages connection, ...
  • Celebrate the Move to Senior Living Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Making the move to a senior living community is a big achievement that deserves to be celebrated! After all the planning, research and hard work, you are finally ready to move onto the next big chapter in your life.  At this point in the process, you’ve waved goodbye to the movers and begun to unpack in your new home. The ...
  • Parents’ Day at Solstice Posted in: Blog, Corporate - A day full of love and family fun  Our residents recently celebrated National Parents’ Day by recognizing the wonderful parents of Solstice. They shared personal parenting advice and participated in a variety of family activities, including going on a trip, taking a walk, and making arts and crafts together. Residents’ children showed appreciation for their beloved parents and joined in ...
  • A Step-by-Step Guide for Touring a Senior Living Community  Posted in: Blog, Corporate - The decision to move to independent living is an exciting opportunity for you or your loved one to find a new home, meet new people and join a community. Touring a senior living community beforehand and asking the right questions are integral parts of success in the decision process. Communities can differ, and what works for one person might not ...
  • Business Intelligence Is Paving The Way For Solstice Senior Living Posted in: News, Blog - Collette Gray, CEO and president of Solstice Senior Living, recently spoke with Senior Housing News’ Tim Regan about how Solstice’s business intelligence platform has become their No. 1 technology feature. “There’s so much data available, and it allows us to understand the company as a whole, who we are serving and how we’re serving them,” Gray said during a recent ...
  • Solstice at Lee’s Summit resident Mary Lou White becomes “Rosie the Riveter” once again Posted in: News, Blog - Mary Lou helped develop over 6,000 B-25 Mitchell Bomber airplanes at the Kansas City Fairfax plant in 1944 by soldering wires onto the planes. Now in her late 90s, Mary Lou was able to help restore a plane she previously worked on 78 years ago, the Sandbar Mitchell. With her contribution, the plane will be fully restored and back in ...
  • Steppingstones on Your Path to Wellness  Posted in: Blog - According to the National Institute of Wellness, wellness is an active process through which people become aware of, and make choices toward, a more successful existence.   At Solstice, we meet residents where they are in their health and wellness journeys to become their healthiest selves. Our Path to Wellness program focuses on enhancing the wellness of each resident’s mind, body ...
  • Senior living trends and opportunities in 2022 Posted in: Corporate, Blog - The last several years have brought about many changes in the senior living industry, from how operators manage communities to how sales teams are effectively communicating with prospects and residents. Solstice Senior Living’s Chief Operating Officer Steve Flynt and Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Cristy Ballard shared some of their lessons learned throughout the pandemic, as well as ...
  • Rise and Shine at Solstice Posted in: Corporate, Blog - A good morning routine is essential to starting the day off right. Solstice believes wellness of the mind, body and spirit is an active process, which means it takes time and intention. It can be tempting to hit the snooze button and stay in bed, but intentionally creating a morning routine can set the tone for the rest of the ...
  • Solstice Shares the Love this Valentine’s Day Posted in: Blog, Corporate, Joliet, Palatine, Plano, Point Defiance - Our communities made this Valentine’s Day special with fun arts and crafts, delicious treats, and time spent with friends and loved ones. Check out the celebrations below!  Solstice at PlanoOur residents and visitors were all smiles while enjoying entertainment, sweet treats, and a photoshoot with festive balloons and props. Solstice at Point DefianceWe popped the champagne and dove into boxes ...
  • Solstice supports children with cancer through unique collaboration Posted in: News, Blog - Inspired by a 3-year-old boy named Atlas, Solstice Senior Living partnered with Austin-based restaurant and event venue Hula Hut to donate $5,000 to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.  Read more about how this incredible partnership is making an impact on Atlas and other children with cancer in the story below.  CBS Austin: Unique collaboration honors 3-year-old boy with leukemia 
  • Collette Gray, President and CEO of Solstice Senior Living breaks down Culture Keepers Program Posted in: News, Blog - Collette Gray has led the charge at Solstice Senior Living and Integral Senior Living for over a decade. Her day-to-day focus is on operations, sales and marketing, and resident care. But she also oversees development projects and prioritizes company culture through the Culture Keepers program.  Read more about Collette and how the Culture Keepers program is impacting associates and residents ...
  • Financial Wellness Tips for Seniors Posted in: Corporate, Blog - As we continue to ease into the new year and enter Senior Independence Month in February, an important item to add to your to-do list is taking a close look at your finances to see if there are areas in which you can improve your overall financial wellness. When you are a senior, financial independence might be the difference between ...
  • Solstice Senior Living Looks Back on 2021 Posted in: Blog, Corporate - We know 2021 was a challenging year. But it also brought us all hope and happiness in unexpected ways. As this year comes to an end, we wanted to take some time to reflect on all the events, people and celebrations that brought our communities closer together. COVID-19 vaccine clinics kept residents, their families and our staff safer and healthier ...
  • How To Prepare for Flu Season Posted in: Corporate, Blog - As we move into cooler weather and more people are spending time indoors, flu symptoms become more and more common. Studies have shown that people 65 years and older are at greater risk of serious complications from the flu. Stay safe this flu season using these five simple strategies. Get a flu shot – While seasonal flu shots do not ...
  • 2021 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo: How COVID-19 Impacted Senior Living Posted in: News, Blog - Collette Gray, president and CEO of Integral Senior Living and Solstice Senior Living, moderated a panel discussion among other leading senior living providers to discuss their biggest takeaways and lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Read here and here.
  • When To Make the Move to Senior Living Posted in: Corporate, Blog - As we and our loved ones age, there comes a time to reconsider current living arrangements and decide what’s best for each individual. For some, the prospect of a move to a senior living community is an exciting chance to meet new people and get involved. For others, aging in place or with family is the best option. There are ...
  • Celebrating Family Fun Month at Solstice Posted in: Corporate, Blog - August is Family Fun Month, which makes it the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with your family and loved ones. Here are some fun activities you can do with your family to celebrate and make lasting memories, virtually or in-person. Get Moving: With warm weather and extended daylight, late summer is a great time to gather your friends ...
  • Solstice Senior Living Partners With MeMD Telehealth Services Posted in: Blog, Corporate - At Solstice Senior Living, our priority is making sure our residents are healthy, supported and able to build a community. We’re always working to add new services and activities to keep our residents engaged and living a healthy lifestyle. We partner with a variety of health care agencies to empower seniors to live independently while still getting the support they ...
  • Selling Senior Living: Recovering Occupancy Post COVID-19 Posted in: News, Blog - Steven Flynt, COO of Solstice Senior Living, joined other prominent COOs in the senior living industry to discuss their strategies and tactics for making a comeback in a post-COVID world. Read more highlights from HEALTHTAC’s panel discussion “Selling Senior Living: Recovering Occupancy Post-COVID-19” here.
  • Happy Fourth of July! Posted in: Blog, Corporate - In celebration of Independence Day, Solstice residents had a wonderful time celebrating in red, white and blue!  Solstice at Point Defiance Our residents and associates had a blast celebrating Independence Day. Our week was packed with a live stars and stripes performance by Miranda Antoinette, a festive scavenger hunt, and a karaoke celebration. Solstice at Palatine Palatine residents enjoyed a ...
  • Integral/Solstice Senior Living ranked in top 20 of senior living providers Posted in: News, Blog - The 2021 Argentum & Lument Largest Providers Report, showcasing the 150 largest providers in senior living, has ranked us in the top 20 across the nation! We are excited for our growth and will continue to give our residents the best care every single day. We’re always looking for team members to join us. Visit https://solsticeseniorliving.com/careers/to learn more! Full report: ...
  • Happy Father’s Day! Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Our communities had a great time celebrating Father’s Day with fun crafts, delicious treats and activities. Check out our community celebrations!  Solstice at Point Defiance  We had such a great day celebrating with a BBQ and a fun Father’s Day photo booth! Solstice at Corpus Christi Residents enjoyed our photo booth and delicious treats at our “out of this world” ...
  • Solstice Senior Living Partners With Telehealth Provider Posted in: News, Blog - CARLSBAD, Calif. (June 22, 2021) – Solstice Senior Living (SSL), a leading provider of senior living management services, has partnered with telehealth services provider MeMD to provide non-acute urgent care and pharmacy services to residents. MeMD will provide Solstice residents a simple service to access state-licensed, board-certified medical providers on demand for minor illnesses and injuries. “We are always thinking through ways to ...
  • Happy Memorial Day Posted in: Corporate, Blog - In honor of Memorial Day, we remembered and honored those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Many Solstice residents are veterans or grew up in military families and we’ve compiled a few of their stories. Solstice at Fenton Residents Chuck and Ginger both served in the U.S. Army. Chuck served for six years and Ginger served for seven ...
  • Happy Mother’s Day! Posted in: Blog, Apple Valley, Corporate, Palatine, Point Defiance - Our communities had a great time celebrating Mother’s Day with fun crafts, delicious treats and activities. Check out our community celebrations!  Solstice at Fairport Our residents were treated to tea and treats in celebration of Mother’s Day! Solstice at Point Defiance Residents made beautiful flower bouquets during our Mother’s Day celebration.  Solstice at Palatine Solstice at Palatine residents celebrated Mother’s ...
  • May Is Older Americans Month Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Solstice’s residents put a smile on our faces every day and offer the best advice. In celebration of Older Americans Month, we asked our residents to submit some life lessons and their favorite experiences over the years! Check out their answers below.  “I wouldn’t change a thing in my life. All of it brought me to where I am today. ...
  • Celebrating Administrative Professionals Day Posted in: Corporate, Blog - April 21 is Administrative Professionals Day, and we are so thankful for our associates who work hard behind the scenes to ensure the community thrives! Below are just a few Solstice associates who are dedicated to keeping our residents happy and our communities safe! Solstice at Mesa View Joey Long is Solstice at Mesa View’s concierge! Joey works hard to ...
  • Personal Care Services Posted in: Corporate, Blog - At Solstice Senior Living, our priority is keeping our residents healthy and cared for while maintaining their independence and quality of life. Our third-party care partners are here to support residents with the activities of daily living.  Adults age 65-plus are more likely to have chronic conditions, take multiple medications, and experience adverse drug reactions that result in a fall ...
  • SSL Spotlight: Erica Siebert Posted in: Corporate, Blog - As Women’s History Month comes to a close, we are celebrating a few of our amazing female leaders at Solstice Senior Living. Today, we are highlighting Erica Siebert! Erica is the South regional director of Sales and Marketing for Solstice Senior Living with more than 15 years of experience in sales and marketing. She manages 10 communities across the Southern ...
  • SSL Spotlight: Cristy Ballard Posted in: Corporate, Blog - In honor of Women’s History Month, we are celebrating a few of our amazing female leaders at Solstice Senior Living. Up first is Cristy Ballard! Cristy is the senior vice president of sales and marketing for Solstice Senior Living. With a passion to help families and their loved ones transition into senior living, she leads the sales and marketing operations ...
  • Spring Cleaning at Solstice Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Spring cleaning is just around the corner! Decluttering is a great way to tidy up your space and simplify your life. Mental health experts also say getting rid of unwanted and unneeded items around your home is energizing and uplifting.  As you think about starting the organization process to keep your mind and home fresh, be sure to keep these ...
  • Celebrating International Women’s Day Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Each March, Women’s History Month gives us a chance to take a moment and honor the women who have paved the way for us today and celebrate all of the accomplishments yet to come. At Solstice, we have intelligent, hardworking, thoughtful and forward-thinking women working at our communities across the country and in our corporate office. In honor of International ...
  • Senior Living Conglomerate Names New VP Of Risk Management Posted in: Blog, News - CARLSBAD, Calif. (Feb. 25, 2021) – Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier provider of senior living management services, and Solstice Senior Living (SSL), a joint venture of Integral Senior Living and NorthStar Healthcare Income, Inc., has named Kris Morimoto to the position of vice president of Risk Management. Morimoto comes to ISL after more than eight years at Propel Insurance. ...
  • Happy Valentine’s Day! Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Our communities had a great time celebrating Valentine’s Day with fun crafts, delicious treats and activities. Check out our community celebrations below!  Solstice at Palatine At Solstice at Palatine, residents had a great time making Valentine’s Day crafts.  Solstice at Groton Residents enjoyed a delicious hot chocolate cart to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Solstice at Joliet Associates passed out Valentine’s Day ...
  • Solstice Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Cristy Ballard Shares Leadership and Management Tips Posted in: News, Blog - Ballard joined a panel of female industry leaders to share her tips and lessons about leadership, how to create a lasting and impactful company culture, and best practices for leaning into your career. She challenges listeners to discover “what tools are in your toolbox, especially for when times get tough.” Check out the full video below:
  • Keeping Your Heart Healthy Posted in: Corporate, Blog - At Solstice Senior Living, we pride ourselves on creating opportunities for our residents to get active and stay healthy through our ElevateⓇ dining and Vibrant LifeⓇ programs. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, now is a great time to take note of your heart’s health. Check out these five healthy habits you can start today for a healthier tomorrow! ...
  • Bridge the Gap Podcast: Interview With Steve Flynt Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Steve Flynt, the chief operating officer at Solstice Senior Living, was recently featured on the latest episode of Bridge the Gap’s podcast. As a 30-year veteran of senior living, Steve brings his extensive background in operations leadership to Solstice Senior Living. Listen to Steve’s full interview where he discusses the importance of choosing optimism and leadership despite the challenges.
  • Solstice Senior Living Communities Host COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Posted in: Corporate, Blog - We are pleased to announce that three of our communities, Solstice at Mesa View, Solstice at Grand Valley and Solstice at Bellingham, have been able to host and distribute COVID-19 vaccines to residents and associates. As states determine the allocation of vaccines, we’re looking forward to hosting clinics at all of our communities.  “We are excited that we are able ...
  • How To Choose a Senior Living Community Posted in: Corporate, Blog - The decision to move into a senior living community is an exciting opportunity for you or your loved one to find a new home, meet new people and join a community. While this is a new adventure for you, it can also provide family members peace of mind knowing you are getting the support you need. When making the decision ...
  • Founder, CEO share message about the importance of getting COVID-19 vaccine Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Founder Sue Farrow and President/CEO Collette Gray share their personal reasons as to why they are receiving the COVID-19 vaccine in the hopes to inspire others to do the same.
  • President, CEO share a message about the importance of getting COVID-19 vaccine Posted in: News, Blog -
  • Senior-Friendly Courses Posted in: Corporate, Blog - At Solstice, we encourage our residents to live vibrantly and invest time in their interests and hobbies. One of the best parts of making the move to a senior living community is the time and support to learn new things!  Many companies specialize in online courses to explore your interests and undiscovered passions, which is a great option given in-person ...
  • Opportunities To Volunteer for Seniors Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Volunteering with an organization is a wonderful way to reengage with the people and things that matter to you and you’re passionate about. Many organizations are looking for seniors to become volunteers and bring their experience to those they serve. This year, due to the pandemic, many volunteer opportunities that would normally take place in person have transitioned to virtual ...
  • Happy Holidays from Solstice Senior Living Posted in: Blog, Corporate - This year has been full of change, but we hope that you were able to find joy and happiness despite the challenges. 2020 has been a year of change, and this holiday season we want to take a moment to express our gratitude to all who have been with us as we’ve grown and adapted. As we reflect on this ...
  • Crafting Through the Holidays Posted in: Corporate, Blog - The holiday season is finally here! If you are looking to add some festive cheer to your apartment, check out these adorable craft ideas.  Winter Wreaths Wreaths are one of the best crafts to add holiday cheer to your space. Spruce up your door and entryway with a variety of different materials, including pinecones, pom poms, garland, paint and more. ...
  • The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide Posted in: Corporate, Blog - The holiday season is finally here! This year in particular, many people are turning to online shopping to find presents for their loved ones. Check out our tips for making the best of your online shopping experience. Look Before You Buy When surfing websites like Amazon or eBay, it is very likely you will see more than one vendor selling ...
  • Thanksgiving Is a Time To Be Grateful Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Thanksgiving is a special time to reflect and give thanks with those you love. Although it’s going to look a little different this year, our Solstice Senior Living communities are dedicated to creating a safe and special Thanksgiving celebration for every resident to enjoy.  Our ElevateⓇ dining program is creating delicious and nutritious meals for residents to enjoy, and our ...
  • Virtually Connected – Solstice Communities Use Technology To Stay Engaged and Healthy Posted in: Corporate, Blog - This year has presented unique challenges for all of us, one of them being the increasing use of technology in all aspects of our daily lives. Our Solstice Senior Living communities have worked hard to use technology to connect residents with their loved ones and other residents, to have fun, and to stay healthy. From activities to tours to exercise, ...
  • What is Vibrant Life®? Posted in: Corporate, Blog - At their core, Solstice Senior Living communities are designed to create value for  residents through meaningful care and excellent service. Our Vibrant Life® program is an innovative approach to connect residents with their loved ones and the community. During this time of social distancing, Solstice communities are dedicated to providing safe and entertaining activities to keep residents engaged. There are ...
  • 15 Balance Exercises for Seniors Posted in: Blog, Corporate - It’s normal for seniors to lose some of their sense of balance as they age, but just because it’s normal doesn’t mean it’s something you should shrug off. Things like going for a walk or standing on a stepladder become much more risky in your older years than they ever were before. And falls are, by far, the leading cause of ...
  • How To Make Your Space Feel Like Home Posted in: Corporate, Blog - Every move comes with the opportunity to personalize a new space and build a place that feels like home, and moving to a senior living community is no different. (With the added bonus that your new home comes with great amenities and a built-in community!) When making the move to senior living, many residents go from a full-size house to ...
  • Solstice at Corpus Christi featured in story as Texas moves to expand visitation options Posted in: Corpus Christi, Blog, News - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has directed the state’s Health and Human Services Commission to expand visitation options for several types of senior-living facilities. Solstice Senior Living Executive Director Michelle Kelm said she has been anticipating an announcement like this for months. “We put a lot of thought preparation and care into being ready for this day,” she said. “We have ...
  • Play the Boredom Away: Best Card Games for a Rainy Day Posted in: Blog, Corporate - As we head into month six of quarantine, it’s no surprise that you may be going a little bit stir crazy. Even during normal times, boredom can occasionally set in, and it’s good to have go-to games and activities that make downtime more enjoyable. While there are endless activities you can enjoy without going anywhere, today we want to focus ...
  • Enriching Your Mind, Body and Life Through Music Posted in: Blog, Corporate - It’s safe to say that almost everyone loves music. There are so many different genres and styles that it’s easy to find songs as unique as you are. It’s hard to imagine life without music; it’s all around us – in the car, over speakers at stores, at a restaurant, in the background of movies and TV shows – you ...
  • Watch Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Cristy Ballard on “Brandology” Podcast Posted in: News, Blog - Ballard shares her expertise on leadership, negotiation and marketing and how these three qualities are necessary in the senior living industry. Hosted by David Mauro, this episode of “Brandology” highlights how “she [Ballard] explains how everyone can lead and take a risk when one honestly believes in themselves regardless of title, position or stage in life.”
  • How To Downsize Your Things Without Downsizing Your Life Posted in: Blog, Corporate - One of the most potentially overwhelming parts of the transition to a senior living community can be downsizing your things. Moving from living in a house (sometimes for decades) to a new apartment is intimidating and a lot of work if you don’t have a plan. We accumulate so many things over the years, and sometimes that can weigh us ...
  • Solstice at Groton Continues To Stay COVID-Free Posted in: News, Blog - “For Solstice Senior Living [at Groton] to get through this period of time so far completely free of coronavirus is an extraordinary accomplishment.” U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney in Connecticut took a moment to recognize Solstice at Groton’s efforts to maintain a safe environment for all of its residents while keeping everyone engaged and connected.
  • Pets of Solstice Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Here at Solstice, many of our residents have pets, and our furry friends make our communities even more lively and fun! We are proud to be a pet-friendly home because we know how beneficial pets can be for their owners. Besides being cute and cuddly, pets can: Reduce stress Lower blood pressure Increase social interaction Increase physical activity Help people ...
  • How to stay active with low-impact exercises Posted in: Blog, Corporate - It can be difficult to stay disciplined in a regular exercise routine even in the best of times. As some gyms are closed and exercise classes are on pause, you have to get creative with where and how to stay active. The good news is that working out with limited movement is completely doable. Everyone is different, and it’s important ...
  • Celebrating Independence Day at Solstice Senior Living Posted in: Blog, Corporate - This weekend, Solstice Senior Living communities enjoyed socially distanced activities in celebration of Independence Day! We loved to see everyone’s patriotic outfits, hats, accessories and more.  Here are some of the ways we spent the day at Solstice: Patriotic Bingo: Residents enjoyed Fourth of July-themed bingo and dressed for the occasion.  Craft Activities: We loved seeing our residents’ creativity kick ...
  • Happy Father’s Day: Advice From Dads Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Today we celebrate the love, dedication and support of fathers. We want to take a moment to recognize the men who have had an impact on our lives. We asked our Solstice residents to share the best advice they received from their fathers or have given to others. Happy Father’s Day! We wish you many dad jokes and lots of ...
  • Maintaining Friendships and Developing New Ones Posted in: Blog, Corporate - It’s no secret that making new friends and staying in touch with longtime ones is more challenging as adults than it was when we were younger. During our school days, we were constantly surrounded by our peers, meeting new people, and participating in activities, clubs and sports. As you grow older, you quickly realize that staying in touch with friends ...
  • Talking To Parents About Independent Living: How To Start the Conversation Posted in: Blog, Corporate - When you were a child, your parents provided the physical and financial support you needed to thrive. During young adulthood, they served as sounding boards, offering advice and insight as you made big life decisions about relationships, your own family, and career and financial planning for the future. As time went on, these roles slowly reversed, and you began offering ...
  • Standing with Seniors Posted in: News, Blog - To our Residents, Family Members, and Associates ~ We recognize that these past several months have been trying. Social distancing has kept us apart from our loved ones as we all work together to flatten the curve and keep everyone healthy and safe. This has been especially difficult in senior living, where community is at the heart of everything we ...
  • Steve Flynt Joins Solstice as Chief Operating Officer Posted in: News, Blog - Solstice Senior Living (SSL), a leading provider of senior living management services, has hired Steve Flynt as chief operating officer. “Having members on our leadership team who are passionate about senior living and committed to the growth of our company allows us to continue delivering our residents and their families the best experiences possible,” stated Sue Farrow, founder and owner of Integral ...
  • Happy Mother’s Day! Advice from Solstice Moms Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Mother’s Day is a dedicated Sunday each year for us to take a moment and applaud all the women who have dedicated their lives to enrich ours.  We asked our Solstice residents for the best pieces of advice that they’ve given as a mom or have heard from their mom. Happy Mother’s Day!  “Just listen to Mom. She’s usually right, ...
  • Social Distancing Playlist Posted in: Blog, Corporate - At Solstice Senior Living, our residents and employees are following all CDC guidelines and best practices for staying safe and healthy. Our communities are also looking for ways to keep residents active and engaged.According to Johns Hopkins, it is important to prioritize self-care during social distancing. That comes in different forms for different people, but activities such as listening to ...
  • Tips for Reducing Stress During Times of Anxiety Posted in: Blog, Corporate - April is Stress Awareness Month, and we think it’s safe to say the world has been pretty stressful lately! At Solstice Senior Living, our team continues to work hard daily to ensure life remains as vibrant and stress-free as ever – but also safe and healthy as the world navigates the COVID-19 pandemic.  Stress can be a result of many ...
  • Thank you, Solstice Senior Living community! Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Since COVID-19 hit the United States, associates at Solstice Senior Living have stepped up to the occasion. With the elderly being listed as one of the main groups vulnerable to COVID-19, the safety and well-being of our residents is our top priority.   Our communities around the country have received donations and support from numerous organizations. Check out a few ...
  • Business as Unusual at Solstice Senior Living Posted in: News, Blog - BY BECKY MANDELBAUM The residents of Solstice Senior Living at Bellingham are not used to sitting still. Normally, their days are filled with activities, games, and other social gatherings. Like many of us, their days now look very different.    “I don’t have anybody that’s sick… and we want to keep it that way,” says executive director Larry MacDonald. As I ...
  • Solstice Senior Living’s Response to COVID-19 Posted in: Blog, Corporate - Since the coronavirus (COVID-19) hit the United States, it has dramatically changed all our daily lives. We know there is a great deal of concern for the well-being of our most vulnerable population, those with compromised immune systems and those 60 years old or older, many of whom live in our Solstice communities or are considering moving into one of ...
  • Solstice Senior Living CEO Collette Gray offers expert advice for magazine Posted in: News, Blog - Collette Gray, the president / CEO of Integral Senior Living and Solstice Senior Living, offers expert advice for sales counselors and executive directors for the November/December 2019 edition of Senior Living Executive. Check out Gray’s advice in Senior Living Executive here.
  • Integral Senior Living, Solstice Senior Living to share president / CEO, CFO Posted in: News, Blog - Collette Gray has been named president and CEO, and Jennifer Ferrer has been named CFO, of senior living management services company Integral Senior Living and Solstice Senior Living, a joint venture of Integral Senior Living and NorthStar Healthcare Income. In these positions, they will have C-suite responsibilities for both ISL and SSL. “Bringing leadership of both ISL and SSL together ...
  • Jennifer Ferrer promoted to CFO for Integral Senior Living, Solstice Senior Living Posted in: News, Blog - We are excited to announce and #celebratewomensleadership – our very own Jennifer Ferrer has taken on the CFO role for Integral Senior Living and Solstice Senior Living. Congratulations, Jenn, on a well-deserved promotion. It is wonderful to have more women like you in the C-Suite in our industry! #womeninleadership #solsticeseniorliving #integralseniorliving #islsslleadership2020 #argentum Jennifer joined our team with over 15 ...