“Youth has no age.” – Pablo Picasso StuartCo’s three senior living communities in the Shepard Park neighborhood of St. Paul embody Pablo Picasso’s belief to the core, and focus on LIVING life to its fullest. We’d like to introduce you to The Wellington, Rockwood Place, and The Alton. Additionally, StuartCo manages Shepard Park Home Care, … More StuartCo’s Senior Living Communities
Welcome to StuartCo’s “Playing Tourist” series, where we’ll be exploring different communities within the Twin Cities, and reporting back with recommendations for dining, shopping, and entertainment. Be sure to check out all of our stops here! In the Twin Cities, we’re lucky to have not just one, but two fantastic metropolitan areas. On the east side of the … More Playing Tourist In St. Paul
The communities of StuartCo celebrated National Night Out in a big way last night- we love the opportunity to get to know our neighbors and celebrate and strengthen community in a fun way. Here are just a few highlights from last night’s events! Carver Lake Townhomes celebrated with a barbecue, face painting, a bouncy house, … More National Night Out Celebration 2016
We are thrilled to announce that StuartCo was voted a Top 150 Workplace for the 6th Consecutive Year! Over 200 of our employees responded to a survey conducted by the Star Tribune and Workplace Dynamics, and their feedback landed us in the Top 150 of mid-sized companies for the 6th year! We appreciate the commitment … More StuartCo Voted Top 150 Workplace in MN for the Sixth Consecutive Year!
“Happiness is a warm puppy.” – Charles M. Schulz Mr. Schulz’s Snoopy greets residents every day at The Wellington! We couldn’t agree more with Mr. Schulz—we love our fur residents just as much as their humans! In honor of National Puppy Day, we decided to “interview” a few of our canine residents to get their … More Happy National Puppy Day to Our Canine Residents!
The Messy Chef is back just in time for St. Patrick’s Day! Check out the Irish-inspired recipes that the Chef has been cooking over at our Rockwood Place community and try them out—just make sure you’ve got some green beverages to serve with these delicious dishes! Spicy Reuben Chowder with Brown butter Rye Croutons Ingredients 3 … More St. Patrick’s Day Fare
Earlier this month, The Messy Chef provided his first cooking demonstration of 2016 for residents of our Rockwood Place community. Residents participated in learning about the history of particular ingredients and how recipes have developed and evolved over the years. Take a look at The Messy Chef’s delicious winter comfort food recipes and try one … More Winter Comfort Food
StuartCo employees and residents are celebrating another successful Charity Week raising over $15,000 for Simpson Housing Services, an organization helping to support and advocate for people experiencing homelessness. With this donation PLUS a match from StuartCo, we’re presenting a check for $30,000 to forward their cause. Each year, our properties set aside one week in September … More StuartCo Raises Over $30,000 in Charity Week Fundraisers & Wins a Coveted MADACS Award!
As summer time approaches it is especially important to focus on staying well hydrated. It is difficult for older adults to drink enough fluids due to decreased thirst sensation, fear of incontinence and difficulty regulating body temperature when hot. Water is an essential nutrient, just as protein, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals are to a person’s … More From Our Experts: How to Stay Hydrated This Summer
“I don’t even have time to finish my caregiving tasks. Where do I find time to take care of myself?” People who are caregivers often juggle a packed schedule that may include full-time work, family obligations, household chores, and volunteer commitments in addition to caregiving. Due to busy schedules, caregivers often ignore their own health … More Self Care for Family Caregivers