Guest Blog: Diane Atwood

Avita, what my mother called home Diane Atwood shares her journey with Dementia and what led her and her family to Avita of Stroudwater. Like most of us, my mother,…

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A Day in the Life: Dining Room Manager

7 Tips for a Successful Shift in the Dining Room Northbridge’s “A Day in the Life” series offers a unique window into the lives of the dedicated and passionate associates…

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A Day in the Life: Business Office Director

Learning for Life Northbridge’s “A Day in the Life” series offers a unique window into the lives of the dedicated and passionate associates ensuring residents live well and love life…

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Making Sense of the Scents

Stop and smell the roses or pine cones or peppermint or… written by Jennifer Waterman, MHA, LPN, CDP Jennifer Waterman is the Avita Program Director Ledgewood Bay, a Northbridge Community…

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8 Tips to make it through a Maine Winter Storm

8 Steps to make it through a Maine Winter Storm With locations all over New England from Plymouth, Massachusetts to Brunswick, Maine, Northbridge communities are prepared for all types of…

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10 Steps for Talking About Alzheimer’s

10 Tips for Talking About Alzheimer’s Deciding when to tell and when not to tell a loved one that they have Alzheimer’s can be a difficult task. Each person and…

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13 Tips to prepare for a Winter Storm

Rain, Shine or Snow Winters in New England are filled with snow, shoveling, ice, shoveling, cold, shoveling, it seems like something’s missing, did we mention a lot of shoveling? Residents…

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A Day in the Life: Executive Director

Just like Family Northbridge’s “A Day in the Life” series offers a unique window into the lives of the dedicated and passionate associates ensuring residents live well and love life…

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A Day in the Life: Avita Memory Care Program Director

Wind Blown Hair and Hopefully Long Board Shorts Northbridge’s “A Day in the Life” series offers a unique window into the lives of the dedicated and passionate associates ensuring residents…

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Virtual Reality in Wells

That’s all you can see… If you haven’t seen the Avita of Wells video of a resident experiencing Virtual Reality for the first time, click here! Seriously, watch the video before reading the…

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A Day in the Life: Avita Memory Care Program Director

All Hands-On Deck Northbridge’s “A Day in the Life” series offers a unique window into the lives of the dedicated and passionate associates ensuring residents live well and love life…

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5 Common Scams Targeting Seniors

When the IRS starts calling… I was going door to door letting residents know about an afternoon program that was about to start. I had gotten halfway through the apartments…

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4 Tips for a Safer Winter

4 Tips for a Safer Winter What do you do when you find yourself stuck in a winter wonderland? You know what we’re talking about. Watching the snow as it…

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Meet Marcia

Marcia Suddy is Northbridge Companies’ newest addition to the Home Office, as our Regional Director of Resident Care Services, and we’re thrilled to have her on our team! They say…

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Farmers Market

There’s nothing better than the fresh, delicious food that the summer months bring us. From strawberries to farm-fresh corn to homemade desserts your community farmer’s market has it all! Supporting…

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The Longest Day Fundraiser

This year, the Northbridge Companies' eight open communities participated in The Alzheimer’s Association’s Longest Day Fundraiser. Named after the Summer Solstice – the day the event is held – is…

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Do Good For Life

Our motto here at Northbridge is, ‘live well, love life’ and we believe that should extend to everyone, everywhere. Throughout the year we participate in various charity events, many of…

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