East Amherst

  • 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 ...