We have closely been following Governor Jared Polis’s recommendations regarding visitation and group activities in Colorado assisted living communities for months. Last week we got the good word – small group activities are allowed with proper use of face masks and social distancing at Lakewood Reserve. With social engagement being such an important part of […]
At Juniper we feel that rehabilitative, restorative services and fitness are vital to healthy aging and whole person wellness. Theralink, a partnership between Juniper Communities and Genesis Rehab Services, meets that goal by providing in-house therapies and wellness programs for individuals where they need it most: in their home. In addition to occupational, speech and […]
We are happy to announce the return of Connections activities in small groups! Once we received the word from the State of Colorado, we jumped right into our beloved programming. Our residents were quite ready to entertain as well as be entertained. It was so nice to return to some of our favorite activities. For […]
How did YOU celebrate National Chocolate Milk Day? Here at Lakewood Reserve, the chocolate milk was flowing, but we didn’t stop there. Each glass of this decadent drink was accompanied by mouth-watering chocolate wafers. We really “milked” the day by offering an educational session highlighting fun and little-known facts about this delightfully indulgent beverage. Needless […]
At Lakewood Reserve, it’s important for us to deliver a personalized experience to each individual who lives in our community. That’s why when we heard Jim loves coconut macaroons, we searched high and low to find them! Whether we’re celebrating little things like a sunny day, or big things like Jim’s birthday, our team strives […]
On Monday, June 29 Juniper was honored to meet, virtually, with Amelia Schafer, MS, Executive Director & Region 4 Leader of the Colorado Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Amelia met with our Colorado Juniper communities to provide the latest updates in Alzheimer’s research, Alzheimer’s Association news and resources that we can share with our families […]
Our Lakewood Reserve Connections team is making shopping easy by using our mobile “Juniper Amazon”! Residents can now safely shop for a variety of goodies from their apartment doors. Items like hygiene products, toiletries, clothes, seasonal items, signature snacks, home décor, room activities, and much more are stocked on our bi-monthly shopping cart.
Just because we’re keeping our distance, doesn’t mean we can’t continue our popular weekly Short Story and Poetry Group! Only now we are putting our creativity to extra use by devising innovative ways to stay connected while remaining six feet apart. And as you might guess, hallway activities are keeping residents engaged as we continue […]
Just because we’re social distancing, doesn’t meant we don’t celebrate birthdays still! Marilyn had a day filled with window visitors, ice cream, a list of 70+ people who wished her happy birthday, and enough flowers to start her own garden! Happy Birthday Marilyn from your friends at Lakewood Reserve.
We are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day here at Lakewood Reserve today! Each resident received a little pot with their choice of African Sunflowers, Marigold, green beans, Alyssum or Strawflower seeds and soil to plan them in. Once the plants sprout and bloom we will then transplant them into our community garden and […]