Lighthouse Communities Honor their Veterans

The Lighthouses Communities Honor their Veterans with a commemorative brochure published as a tribute to its residents that served our country. Eden Prairie, MN (November 10th, 2015) – The Lighthouses Communities of Minnesota, Wisconsin & Illinois are proud to announce their annual Veterans Brochure (attached), providing pictures and memories of its residents that served in […] … Read More

Lighthouse residents, volunteers make sandwiches for homeless

By Jason Schmucker Waconia Patriot 8/27/15 Residents at Lighthouse of Waconia and volunteers from Freshwater Church recently banded together in an effort to provide sandwiches for the homeless in the Twin Cities. On Aug. 9, with the help of more than 80 volunteers, the effort was able make nearly 4,000 sandwiches that were then distributed […] … Read More

Information Center Opens for the Lighthouse of Howard Senior Living Development

hors d’oeuvres, beverages and information offered at August 25 open house Howard, WI – The Lighthouse of Howard senior living development is celebrating the opening of its Information Center on Tuesday, August 25, 2015, from 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Located at 2790 Elm Tree Hill, the Information Center is directly in front of the 3-story […] … Read More

Lighthouse Resident Gardener Participates in Garden Walk

Meet Michael Miller, Lighthouse of Silvis’ Resident Gardener – “I moved into the Lighthouse on February 1, 2009. The only thing I brought with me from home was fifty gladiola bulbs. When spring came in April, I inquired if there was some place on the grounds that had room for them. … Read More

Star Tribune names New Perspective Senior Living a 2015 Top Workplace

Eden Prairie, MN June 15, 2015— New Perspective Senior Living – operators and developers of “Lighthouse” senior living communities throughout the Midwest – has been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The Top Workplaces special section was published in the Star Tribune on Sunday, June 14. Top Workplaces […] … Read More

NPSL Names New SVP of Quality Services and Chief Compliance Officer

New Perspective Senior Living Names Lore Brownson as Senior Vice President of Quality Services and Chief Compliance Officer EDEN PRAIRIE, MN (February, 2015) – New Perspective Senior Living today announced Lore Brownson as Senior Vice President of Quality Services and Chief Compliance Officer. As SVP of Quality Services, Ms. Brownson is responsible for clinical programs, […] … Read More

Lighthouse Of Columbia Heights Named Best Assisted Living In Columbia Heights/Fridley

SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY WINS ANNUAL READERS’ CHOICE AWARD FROM THE COLUMBIA HEIGHTS SUN FOCUS COLUMBIA HEIGHTS, MN (JANUARY, 2015) – The Columbia Heights Sun Focus newspaper announced that the Lighthouse of Columbia Heights was recognized as the best assisted living community in the Columbia Heights/Fridley area in its annual Readers Choice survey. “We’re thrilled to […] … Read More

Lighthouse of Howard Breaks Ground

Development includes independent living, assisted living and memory care for 130 residents EDEN PRAIRIE, MN – Evidence Development Companies is breaking ground at Noon on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 for a senior living community on Rhine St in The Village of Howard’s new Village Center. Plans are to open in late 2015. When complete, the […] … Read More

Lighthouse Of Waconia Named Best Assisted Living In Carver County

SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY WINS ANNUAL WACONIA SUN PATRIOT READERS’ CHOICE AWARD FOR THE SECOND TIME IN FOUR YEARS EDEN PRAIRIE, MN (OCTOBER 23, 2014) – The Waconia Sun Patriot newspaper announced today that the Lighthouse of Waconia was recognized as the best assisted living community in Carver County in its annual Readers Choice survey.   This […] … Read More

NIC Announces Future Leaders Council Class of 2017

Eight new members selected in highly competitive application process Contact: Biba Aidoo, (410) 267-0504 or ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The National Investment Center for the Seniors Housing and Care Industry (NIC) recently announced the members of its Future Leaders Council (FLC) class of 2017. The FLC was initiated five years ago to provide young, emerging […] … Read More

The Lighthouse of Superior Announces Groundbreaking for its Assisted Living Expansion

The addition will offer 32 new “Vivid Living” apartments, a warm water therapy pool, and an expanded fitness center … Read More

NPSL Wins Best of the Best Award For Helping Seniors and Their Families Understand Finances

ASSISITED LIVING FEDERATION OF AMERICA (ALFA) RECOGNIZES THE LIGHTHOUSE COMMUNITIES FOR THEIR FINANCIAL ANALYSIS PROGRAM FOR SENIORS   EDEN PRAIRIE, MN (JUNE 2, 2014) –  The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) announced at their annual conference last week that New Perspective Senior Living and the Lighthouse Communities, along with their partner Elder Resource Benefits […] … Read More

NPSL Wins Best of the Best Award For Senior Living Dining Initiative

ASSISITED LIVING FEDERATION OF AMERICA (ALFA) RECOGNIZES THE LIGHTHOUSE COMMUNITIES FOR THEIR RESEARCH-BASED APPROACH TO OPTIMIZING NUTRITION EDEN PRAIRIE, MN (MAY 22, 2014) – Today the Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) announced at their annual conference that New Perspective Senior Living and the Lighthouse Communities had won an annual Best of the Best Award […] … Read More

Senior Living Executive Focus Group: Chief Operating Officers

Jacks of all trades and overseers of everything, COOs represent where the buck stops. Several of these leaders recently pondered a few of the business’ top issues. By Angela Hickman Brady In fall 2013, members of the ALFA Executive COO Roundtable met to discuss the latest challenges in their world—from rising acuity and staffing, to […] … Read More

Playing Brain Games Could Keep Mind Sharp Longer

WQAD 8 Quad Cities News, Silvis, IL (January 14th, 2014) A new study suggests playing simple brain games could keep your mind sharp for up to a decade longer. The study, published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, shows that older adults who engaged in brain training drills still had improved mental abilities […] … Read More

New Senior Living Community Coming to the City of Glendale

The Lighthouse of Glendale will offer a choice of senior living options devoted to Living Life on Purpose®. EDEN PRAIRIE, MN (October 16, 2013) – RNT Development, LLC (a New Perspective Senior Living affiliate) has land under contract and is moving forward – pending completion of its due diligence – with a senior living community […] … Read More

Refueling A Love of Planes—Lighthouse Resident Builds Model Piper Cub

Washington County, WI (October 16, 2013) Fred Rogers grew up around airplanes. He learned to fly and his love for aviation is shared every day with his fellow residents of The Lighthouse of West Bend Senior Living Community. Over a period of several months, Rogers built a model of an airplane – one that he […] … Read More

The Lighthouse of Superior Announces a Public Open House To Launch Its New Health & Wellness Center

COMMUNITY INVITED TO ATTEND AND EXPERIENCE EQUIPMENT DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR SENIORS HOPING TO MAINTAIN STRENGTH & BALANCE SUPERIOR, WI – The Lighthouse of Superior – a New Perspective Senior Living affiliate – is excited to announce the opening of its Health & Wellness Center equipped with state-of-the art fitness equipment specifically designed for Seniors.  The […] … Read More

‘VIVID LIVING’ is an intentional approach to successful aging

Pine Journal | Cloquet, MN (September 12, 2013):“Vivid Living” is an exciting advance in traditional assisted living.  A dedicated Life Engagement Coach encourages involvement in each of the 4 “Pillars of Lighthouse Living”-Physical Fitness, Brain Fitness, Dining Experience and Social/Spiritual Enrichment. … Read More

At The Lighthouse Communities, ‘It’s Never 2 Late’ For Seniors To Go High Tech

CENTENNIAL, CO (August 14, 2013): With the introduction of new computer systems designed specifically for seniors, New Perspective Senior Living is embracing the intersection of aging and technology. It’s Never 2 Late® announced today that New Perspective is implementing the iN2L® system in all of its Lighthouse Communities in Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. … Read More

New Perspective Senior Living Adopts Dakim BrainFitness for all Communities

SANTA MONICA, CA (July 31, 2013) – Dakim Inc. announced today that New Perspective Senior Living, the operator of twelve Lighthouse Communities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois, has adopted the Dakim® BrainFitness™ System company-wide to provide daily cognitive stimulation to community residents. … Read More

Memory Care Presents Huge Opportunities, But Must Be “Done Right”

March 19, 2013 There’s plenty of room to grow in memory care, but it’s not a quick fix, say those who have studied the market and successfully made inroads into it. … Read More

Benefits Topic at Veteran Breakfast

November 8, 2012 “It is the veteran, not the preacher, that gave us the freedom of religion. It is the veteran, not the reporter, that gave us the freedom of the press.  … Read More

Lighthouse Of Sun Prairie To Be Community’s Newest Senior Living Center

February 22, 2012 The Lighthouse of Sun Prairie will celebrate the start of construction on Sun Prairie’s newest senior living community with a groundbreaking ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23.   … Read More

Pancakes, Alzheimer’s, and Community in Cloquet

August 13, 2011 There’s not much better than pancakes on a Saturday morning but pancakes that benefit a good cause just might be. … Read More

Bistro and Warm Water Therapy Pool among new amenities planned for Lighthouse of Waconia

June 29, 2011 Construction begins in July on the expansion and enhancement of the Lighthouse of Waconia. New and remodeled units will constitute approximately 60 living spaces, including apartments for assisted living, memory care and offered for the first time in Waconia, independent living. … Read More

Lighthouse Communities Opens Tenth Senior Living Residence

January 27, 2010 New Perspective Senior Living announced the opening of their newest community, Lighthouse of Columbia Heights and the start of construction on the company’s 11th community located in Superior, Wisconsin. … Read More

Lighthouse of Columbia Heights Opening – Sun Newspapers YouTube Video

November 13, 2009 A senior living facility in Columbia Heights opened its doors yesterday for a grand opening. … Read More

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