Posts Categorized: News and Events

Stressful to Successful: Downsizing Seminar

After many years of living in the same home, Downsizing can be a very real dilemma for many – especially those who are considering a move to a retirement community. In fact, the reason many people don’t take action is that they don’t know what to do with their all of their ‘stuff’! To help overcome some of the stress of downsizing, The Atrium is offering a free seminar: “Stressful To Successful:  Helping Parents Downsize”.  It’s taking place on Wednesday, February 27, from 5-6 pm. Angie D’Amours, Marketing Representative will offer tips to anyone who may be working with someone who wants to declutter, or who would like to declutter themselves, so that they can easily make a move to a more worry-free, secure home with opportunities for growth and community. Join The Cedars to start the conversation: working toward a common goal, deciding what to keep, and how to donate or dispose of...

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Senator Collins Celebrates Groundbreaking at The Cedars

Portland, ME – Today, U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Aging Committee, delivered remarks at The Cedars Retirement Community’s groundbreaking ceremony in Portland.  Cedars is starting a new project that will accommodate the evolution of the care model towards the household model of care delivery and private rooms for residents. “For nearly 90 years, The Cedars has helped Maine seniors live their lives to the fullest,” said Senator Collins during her remarks.  “From independent and assisted living to rehabilitation and skilled nursing care, expert staff and dedicated supporters have upheld the traditional values of community while responding to emerging needs and advancement in care.” “Working together, in Washington and in communities across the nation, we are building a shared vision for aging that is centered on health, wellness, and community,” continued Senator Collins.  “Thank you for your dedication to this important cause.” “We are thrilled to have Senator Collins with us today...

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Food Drive at The Atrium

The residents at The Atrium are having a Thanksgiving Food Drive for families in need from the Ocean Avenue Elementary School in Portland. Staff, residents, families and friends are encouraged to donate non-perishables, such as: stuffing, canned veggies, cranberry sauce, mashed potato mix, quick bread mix, gravy mix. Bring your items to The Atrium by Wednesday November...

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Message from The Cedars

The Cedars community sends their sympathies to the families and loved ones of the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. A public vigil for peace, hope and memory will be held at Temple Bet Ha’am in South Portland, hosted by the Jewish Community Alliance, on Tuesday October 30 at...

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November Learning Wednesday

Join us for a session on COPD Awareness Wednesday November 14 at 2PM at the Hoffman Center Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease effects 16 million Americans This workshop will answer questions on how to cope with COPD, provide diet tips and treatment...

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Event at The Atrium Independent Living

Treasures and Antiques with Daniel Buck Soules Auctioneer and appraiser, Daniel Buck has valued items for the Smithsonian and made numerous appearances on Antiques Roadshow. Tuesday October 16 at The Atrium. FMI and to RSVP call...

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Senior Living Options Seminar

Join us Tuesday, September 25 at The Atrium for a Retirement Seminar Angela D’Amours, Marketing Representative will answer your questions about retirement living and future planning. RSVP to 207-221-7100, seating is limited. (The date for this event has changed from the original date of September...

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L’Shanah Tovah

The Cedars wishes you a sweet new year, filled with good health, peace, prosperity and happiness, today and...

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Wellness Fair

Wellness Fair at The Cedars Thursday August 9 from 10AM to 2PM This is a great chance for our staff and residents to get wellness tips and helpful information. Raffles and...

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