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Embracing Brothers

A Heartfelt Reunion: Two Brothers Connect After 20 Years


Posted on October 16, 2013 by Admin


In 1989, Bruce Brown suffered a massive stroke that paralyzed the right side of his body. Although he lost his ability to walk and speak, he was able to teach himself how to paint with his left hand. A true model of determination and endurance, Bruce Brown proved that being a stroke victim would not define him. Instead, he became an artist and a survivor.  (more…)


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Journal on Active Aging

The Journal on Active Aging Features Atria


Posted on October 15, 2013 by Admin


We were so honored that the Journal on Active Aging selected us for a feature in the September/October 2013 issue. The article, “Building a Team for Wellness,” addresses our approach to programming, which shifted from a typical activities program to one that inspires residents to maintain, or even increase, their independence. (more…)


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