Food for Life™ provides our residents with a dining experience that focuses and maximizes nutritional value while minimizing processed foods. Each meal is thoughtfully plated to stimulate appetites. Residents have the option to choose from a menu with a variety of balanced food options.
Bringing together people of all ages is an important focus of The Commons on Marice and our management company, The Goodman Group. Children learn from the experiences and encouragement of seniors, while children’s wonder and boundless enthusiasm helps keep seniors young at heart.
Ages Entwined® – This program usually involves senior residents and young child interactions. It fosters new relationships between the ages and creates meaningful experiences.
Grand Connections® – A program to bring seniors from the community together with other generations, to participate together in meaningful – happy, present, mindful – interactions. Specifically, these connections are designed to make a difference in the senior’s quality of life.
FIT Functional Fitness® is designed to help improve residents’ core strength, balance and cardiovascular health, as well as promote relaxation. The targeted exercises are created to deliver the maximum benefit for each participant. The goal is to increase overall health and wellbeing, reduce potential for falls, and encourage residents to remain active.
Valiant Veterans® is open to anyone who has served in the U.S. military, as well as their spouses, family members and friends. The response to the program has been tremendous. Our program gives veterans a chance to talk with one another, share stories and commemorate unique times in American history. It is such an honor for us to host the program – it gives us a chance to honor their service to our country. Our residents and guests are so proud of their service, and they share the most amazing stories of courage, valor and commitment.
When someone you know is experiencing memory loss, we’re here with Pearls of Life®, our personalized memory care program. Pearls of Life® recognizes the value of each individual and helps residents live dignified, well-rounded lives. Residents discover the treasures, or pearls, within. This is made possible with opportunities for personal pursuits and social activities. Our caregivers working in memory care receive dementia and Alzheimer’s training and ongoing in-service continuing education.
A video on finding spirituality.
Whatever form spirituality takes, Soaring® is a unique approach to spiritual care. This program supports our residents’ spirits, helping them find peace, purpose, and happiness. Everyone wants to live each day as fully as possible. The definition of spirituality can be expansive. We recognize the various ways individuals express faith and spirituality, and encourage residents to explore past and new experiences.
Our Spiritual Care Directors meet the residents where they are on their spiritual journey to explore opportunities for living out purpose- filled lives in ways such as: