Tidying up and paring down your belongings is all the rage, but as these residents at Miralea Active Lifestyle Community know, some special items spark too much joy to be parted with. These are the items that had to come with them when they moved in.
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Nurturing intergenerational relationships offers benefits for both young children and older adults. Every Wednesday afternoon just before 3 pm, Betty McKay leaves her apartment at Miralea Active Lifestyle Community, arms loaded down with a Mary Poppins style bag filled with children’s books and hand puppets. She stops by the first-floor restaurant, Juleps, to pick up […]
Some people stumble into their chosen profession by happenstance. Others spend decades searching for a vocation that will bring them fulfillment. For Todd Lacy, a career in aging care services has always been a part of his plan. Todd’s wife, Kristen, said Todd was instinctively drawn to health care and has long had an uncanny […]
J Scott’s career in aging care was inevitable—if not fateful. When J Scott was just 9 years old, his father Jim Judy gathered the family around the dinner table and announced he had taken a new job. “At the time I didn’t really understand what my father did,” he said. His father was President and […]
Masonic Homes Kentucky’s Board of Directors has named J Scott Judy Chief Executive Officer. Judy, who served as Masonic’s Chief Operating Officer for nearly 15 years replaces Gary Marsh. Masonic’s Chief Financial Officer, Todd Lacy has been promoted to President. “Masonic Homes Kentucky has experienced considerable growth in services,” said Board Chairman Harold Armstrong, PGM. […]
Sproutlings Pediatric Day Care & Preschool provides an extraordinary place, with state-of-the-art resources, where every child can feel cared for, comfortable, safe and stimulated. At Sproutlings, parents can feel at ease and confident with the care of their children so they can turn their attention to life’s other commitments. Our unique approach begins with our […]
Each week, Miralea hosts a needlework group. The women have donated dozens of dolls and doll blankets to Sproutlings Pediatric Day Care & Preschool and nearly 100 “twiddle muffs” to our memory care community. Read the full story, “In Stitches”, or watch the video below to learn more about how these women support each other […]
First Annual Carefree Living Luncheon exceeds expectations In order to further its mission to offer aid to those in their time of need, Masonic Homes Kentucky launched its new Carefree Living campaign this spring. The campaign was kicked off at a luncheon in March featuring Hall of Fame jockey Pat Day as the keynote speaker, […]
Ann Richardson is a resident of Village Active Lifestyle Community on Masonic Home Kentucky’s Louisville Campus. When her husband, a Mason, fell ill medical bills began to pile up and eventually they lost their home and most of their belongings. Ann recounts her struggles and how, with the help of Masonicare, she and her husband […]
For many, holidays are a time of celebration and sweet memories. For others, it may be a strategically planned event to avoid stressful situations. If your loved one suffers from dementia the celebration may be different, but it can still be a tender and loving experience. Maya Angelou said, “People may not remember exactly what […]