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Williamsburg Landing’s Outstanding Service to Seniors Award honors Rick Jackson

Williamsburg Landing is proud to announce that Rick Jackson has been selected as the 2020 recipient of the Outstanding Service to Seniors Award. The annual award is chosen during Older Americans Month in May and is presented in partnership with the Williamsburg Community Foundation. The Williamsburg Landing Fund was established with the Community Foundation to honor those who have exhibited outstanding service in the field of senior services in Williamsburg.

 

A Reflection on Time Spent with a Resident Poet

May is Older Americans Month. The theme this year—Make Your Mark—was selected to encourage and celebrate the countless contributions that older adults make to our communities. The contributions that Williamsburg Landing residents have made to our community and Williamsburg as a whole benefit family, peers and neighbors every day. So this month, we will be sharing their stories with you in the hope that together we can all work to make an even bigger mark on the community!

Positive Diagnosis of COVID-19 for Resident of Williamsburg Landing

March 27, 2020

Williamsburg, Virginia: March 27, 2020 An Independent Living resident of Williamsburg Landing, a Continuing Care/Life Plan community, has been diagnosed with COVID-19. The resident is currently in the hospital.  Williamsburg Landing is working closely with the public health officials to determine who may have come in contact with the resident.

Williamsburg Landing Announces Juanita Parks as New Chief Financial Officer

WILLIAMSBURG, VA- Williamsburg Landing has appointed Juanita Parks, CPA as their new Chief Financial Officer effective February 14, 2020.

Williamsburg Landing Announced as 2019 Health Promoter of the Year

Williamsburg Landing has been honored by the Greater Williamsburg Chamber and Tourism Alliance as the winner of its 2019 Health Promoter Award.

The award recognizes individuals, organizations or businesses that promote healthy lifestyles and well-being in the community.

Williamsburg Landing Earns 2019 AHCA/NCAL Bronze National Quality Award

Williamsburg Landing’s Health & Rehabilitation Center has been recognized as a 2019 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) for its commitment to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The distinction is the first of three progressive award levels through the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program and is valid through 2022.

Williamsburg Landing Announces New Board

Williamsburg Landing has announced the appointment of three new members to its board of directors.  Jeanne Zeidler and Elizabeth Fletcher Davis will each serve three-year terms. Residents’ Council President, Tim Wright, was newly elected by the Williamsburg Landing Resident Association. As a non-profit Life Plan Community, Williamsburg Landing is governed by a local 18-member volunteer Board of Directors that includes two voting residents.

 

Williamsburg Landing Announces New Dining General Manager, Patrick Day

Vernon Baker, Executive Vice President/COO, has announced the appointment of Patrick Day as General Manager of Dining Services effective on June 17, 2019.

What You Need to Know About Hiring Home Care Aides

Williamsburg Landing provides home care aides for its residents, upon request, who are professionally screened and interviewed. However, residents can also choose to hire caregivers on their own.  Unfortunately, many are not aware of the risks that can occur when bringing outside services into one’s home without thorough vetting, as we have recently learned in our community.

 

The following information provided by Partner in Care and Aging Care should serve as your guideline when choosing a home care provider.

 

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