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Atlas Senior Living

Atlas Senior Living Community Associates and Residents

You Win With Your People in Senior Living

As we conclude 2018, I am reminded more than ever this year of something important: that Atlas Senior Living’s progress, future growth and service to our residents hinge upon the constant determination of building a “dream team,” from the communities to the corporate office. Without great teammates, you can’t win. You may ask that “this…
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Thankful for the Power of Community and Volunteering in Senior Living

As Thanksgiving approaches, I realize there is so much to be thankful for this year, and the gratitude starts right in our Atlas Senior Living communities. Let me tell you why. I had a career in my early 20’s where I quickly understood that it wasn’t going to provide me with a sense of appreciation…
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Making the Change to Make a Change for Your Senior Family Member

The Outdated Way People Think About Senior Living and Retirement Communities   What’s the biggest obstacle for senior living providers? For eight years now, I have been a salesperson in the senior industry, which include services such as independent living and assisted living. The biggest obstacle I have faced, and am still facing, is hearing…
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Atlas Senior Living Breaks Ground with New Community in Columbus, GA

  SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 – BIRMINGHAM – Atlas Senior Living is breaking ground with their newest upscale and spirited community, Legacy Reserve Old Town, with independent living, assisted living and memory care in the Old Town area of Columbus, Ga., located at 8995 Frank Houser Ave. Atlas started construction on the plot this week and…
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Chattanooga Resident Turns 102 at East Ridge Residence

East Ridge Residence resident Maxine turned 102 this week. Her birthday was August 6. We celebrated with a birthday party with her family and friends at our community. We asked her about her advice on life after having lived more than 100 years. Ultimately, she has no regrets of things she has done or hasn’t…
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Two Southeast Senior Living Companies Acquire Chattanooga, Tenn. Independent Living Community, East Ridge Residence

July 5, 2018 – BIRMINGHAM– Birmingham, Alabama company, Atlas Senior Living, and Tennessee-based Veritas Senior Living acquired East Ridge Residence, an independent living community in Chattanooga, Tenn. off 1417 North Mack Smith Road. The close date was July 2, 2018. With this joint venture, both Atlas and Veritas will be able to provide affordable but…
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Old Town in north Columbus lands upscale senior living complex

PR From the Ledger-Enquirer A senior living company out of Birmingham, Ala., is now joining the wave of new properties coming to the Columbus market, with its $26 million project destined for the Old Town mixed-use neighborhood on the city’s north side. Atlas Senior Living plans to locate what it is calling a high-end complex…
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Why we work in Seniors Housing (part 2)

I have had the joy of working with Seniors for the past 15 years.  I take great pride in making a difference in their lives through dining. We all have traditions, recipes, and ideas of what makes a great meal.  I enjoy the stories behind each and every patron that dines with us. The importance…
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Atlas Senior Living Regional Director Marcus Covar featured in Caring.com article

Did you know that more than five million Americans are estimated to be living with Alzheimer’s? This disease is the nation’s sixth leading cause of death, and is expected to affect as many as 16 million people by 2050. As the number of people facing Alzheimer’s continues to rise, so too does the need for…
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Five Trends in Senior Housing

With the Baby Boomer generation reaching retirement age, expectations are changing for senior housing. Long gone are the days of dull, one-size-fits-all living quarters for senior residents. Today’s seniors are more active and connected than ever, and they demand independent, energetic lifestyles well into retirement age. Below are the five major trends we are seeing…
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