Senior Living Community in Wilmington, Delaware, Earns Silver Level Award for Heartfelt Connections Program-A Memory Care Program

Red glass blown heart shaped award for Heartfelt Connections-A Memory Care Program awarded to Shipley Living in 2023

Shipley Living, a full-service, rental continuing care retirement community in Wilmington, Delaware, has received the prestigious Silver Level Award for Heartfelt Connections-A Memory Care Program. Heartfelt Connections is a nationally recognized program developed by Life Care Services ® (LCS) that manages Shipley Living senior living. LCS is the third largest operator of senior living communities… Continue reading Senior Living Community in Wilmington, Delaware, Earns Silver Level Award for Heartfelt Connections Program-A Memory Care Program

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Cottages at Shipley Senior Living Are a Happy Haven for Seniors

Sitting on the deck attached to their two-bedroom cottage at Shipley Senior Living in Wilmington, Delaware, Dave and Joan Neikirk often spot deer, foxes and birds in their backyard. For Joan, the area is familiar territory. “I grew up near here. It was like coming home,” she says. With a choice of either a one-… Continue reading Cottages at Shipley Senior Living Are a Happy Haven for Seniors

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Objectively, Shipley Living Resident Only Has Good Things To Say

She came up empty-handed. Carolyn Bryant, a resident of Shipley Living in Wilmington, Delaware, thought long and hard about what she’d say when asked about her life at the senior living community. Wanting to be objective and not appear unrealistically over-the-top enthusiastic, she was at a loss. Carolyn and her husband, Gary, moved to Shipley… Continue reading Objectively, Shipley Living Resident Only Has Good Things To Say

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Admissions Coordinator Finds Joy in Ensuring Seamless Transitions to Senior Living

As an admissions coordinator for Shipley Living, the most rewarding part of Myndi Ragan’s job is seeing smiles on residents’ and their family members’ faces and knowing that they are happy to be part of the Shipley community. Having been involved in her grandmother’s move to long-term care, Ragan knows first-hand that such a transition… Continue reading Admissions Coordinator Finds Joy in Ensuring Seamless Transitions to Senior Living

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Employees at Shipley Living in Wilmington Make Wishes Come True

From flannel pajamas to hoagies from Wawa, the staff at Shipley Living senior living community in Wilmington, Delaware, have, once again, made wishes come true. Approximately 60 staff members from all departments in the retirement community purchased holiday gifts for the 80 residents in assisted living and skilled nursing. This has become a holiday tradition… Continue reading Employees at Shipley Living in Wilmington Make Wishes Come True

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Shipley Living’s Management Company becomes J.D. Power’s most awarded brand in the history of its Senior Living Satisfaction Study

Life Care Services ranked #1 in Independent Living, for the fifth year in a row, and added a #1 ranking for Assisted Living/Memory Care in the 2023 J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Study. DES MOINES, Iowa. Nov. 15, 2023 — Shipley Living’s management company, Life Care Services, An LCS Company, has been recognized as #1 in… Continue reading Shipley Living’s Management Company becomes J.D. Power’s most awarded brand in the history of its Senior Living Satisfaction Study

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Senior Communities’ Teamwork Fundraising for a Cause In Which They Believe

They were responsible for raising funds approaching $5,000 for a cause in which they firmly believe. Staff members, residents, families and friends from Shipley Living and Foulk Living senior living communities in Wilmington, Delaware, and Millcroft Living senior living community in Newark, Delaware, joined forces to participate in the 2023 Walk to End Alzheimer’s last… Continue reading Senior Communities’ Teamwork Fundraising for a Cause In Which They Believe

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Nurse Liaison with a Big Heart Ensures that Seniors Receive Excellent Care

“Jamie Rozich understands the importance of communication, collaboration, and community partnerships,” said Cindi Nelson, vice president/senior director of healthcare marketing and sales for Life Care® Services (LCS). The newly appointed regional nurse liaison, Rozich is working with Shipley Living and Foulk Living in Wilmington, Delaware, and Millcroft Living in Newark, Delaware. In her new role,… Continue reading Nurse Liaison with a Big Heart Ensures that Seniors Receive Excellent Care

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New Leader Takes Helm at Shipley Living

Boasting an already extensive career in senior living, William (Eric) Boide has brought his experience and passion for caring for older adults to Shipley Living. The senior living community in Wilmington, Delaware, offers independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing and short-term rehab. Boide took the helm as executive director three months ago and is already… Continue reading New Leader Takes Helm at Shipley Living

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Strong Ties Lead to Long Tenure at Shipley Living in Wilmington

In an industry known for high staff turnover rates,  Shipley Living is an admirable exception. The senior living community in Wilmington has attracted staff members who feel that the residents and fellow employees are like family, which, in turn, inspires devotion. Jennifer Good is a perfect example. The resident of Wilmington has worked at Shipley… Continue reading Strong Ties Lead to Long Tenure at Shipley Living in Wilmington

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