Category: On Aging

February 12, 2019

Declutter to Help Others

Do you have too much stuff? You can declutter your home and help others thrive at the same time. As part of Watermark Retirement Communities, we’d like to help you make the most of your unwanted possessions. Check out these suggestions from Watermark and then contact us if you need help getting started. We’re always […]

November 14, 2018

Expressions 2019: Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

For 19 consecutive years, Watermark has proudly published a full-color wall calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Featuring works submitted by Watermark residents from coast to coast, Expressions 2019 is sure to inspire creativity within everyone it reaches. Complimentary copies of Expressions 2019 are available for the asking while supplies last. Please call or […]

March 30, 2018

Dementia & Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group – 3rd Saturday of Each Month at 10:00am

Harvard Square started a Caregiver Support Group for families and friends of those affected by dementia and Alzheimer's. Our first meeting was March 17th and moving forward will be the 3rd Saturday of each month at 10:00am. This support group is open to the public. At our first meeting, we had current residents of Harvard Square whose spouses have dementia. It […]

January 9, 2018

Harvard Square Awarded Best of Senior Living Award for 2018

Harvard Square kicked off the New Year with some exciting news. We were awarded a Best of Senior Living Award for 2018 by, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America and Canada. According to, recipients represent “the best of the best” of in-home care, assisted living, […]

December 5, 2017

Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

November 30, 2016

The Gardens, Our New Memory Care Neighborhood – Now Open!

Short of finding a cure for memory loss, the official opening of The Gardens, our new Memory Care neighborhood, is the best news we can possibly share. We’re proud to offer this brand new program to Denver area families touched by Alzheimer’s and other forms of memory loss. Our approach is distinctly different from others […]

November 22, 2016

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

November 11, 2016

Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

April 13, 2016

We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

August 19, 2014

Living with Diabetes

In the U.S. 8.3% of the popoulation has diabetes. In people with diabetes, glucose (blood sugar) levels are too high. This is because glucose remains in the blood, instead of entering the cells, as it should. Insulin is the hormone that must be present for glucose to enter the cells and be converted into energy. […]

May 27, 2014

Exercising with Arthritis

When your joints hurt, it makes you less likely to exercise. But exercise not only helps keep joints strong and flexible, it also guarantees pain relief for a multitude of conditions, including Osteoarthritis (OA), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Fibromyalgia. By keeping pain from starting, you are able to lose weight, reduce stress and enjoy a […]