Senior Living is Still Searching for Answers to Worker Shortage, Says C-Suite Panel at Argentum Conference

MINNEAPOLIS — The worker shortage situation in seniors housing has improved marginally in recent months, but remains a “crisis,” said Tana Gall, president of Seattle-based Merrill Gardens, an owner-operator with a portfolio of 72 communities across 20 states. The veteran executive urged the industry to leave no stone unturned in its quest to find new employees, but discouraged the practice

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New Perspective Expands Presence in Illinois

Exterior of New Perspective Long Grove, Illinois

Long Grove senior living community is the latest property to be added to the company’s portfolio Minnesota-based New Perspective is on its way to meeting a goal of helping 10,000 seniors to Live Life on Purpose by 2025. The company’s Purpose First Partners venture with Boldt Capital continues to expand with the newest addition to the portfolio in Chicagoland. Formerly

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New, Vibrant Senior Living Community Opens its Doors in Danville, Indiana

Woodland Terrace of Danville provides older adults with a new outlook on life MINNETONKA, Minn., Jan 18, 2022 —  Woodland Terrace of Danville, a 164-unit senior living community in Danville, Indiana, is now welcoming residents into its new state-of-the-art building. “Woodland Terrace of Danville brings a new style in senior living to this quaint Indianapolis suburb,” said New Perspective CEO Ryan Novaczyk. “Our fabulous campus, along with local amenities like

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Purpose Behind the Plate: Culinary Expert Finds Her Missing Ingredient in Senior Living (Featuring Dessert Recipes)

At New Perspective, we believe meals are the most important social events of the day. Food brings people together, which is why we put so much emphasis on providing great meals and finding talented individuals to prepare them. Meet Jenni Young One of the key players in our Woodland Terrace community kitchen in Danville, Indiana is culinary director Jenni Young.

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New Perspective Expands to Indiana

Woodland Terrace by New Perspective. Senior living in Indiana.

Three new senior living communities add to a growing portfolio MINNETONKA, Minn., Nov. 10, 2021 — For more than 20 years, New Perspective has helped older adults Live Life on Purpose® across the Midwest. Now, the company is proud to announce its continued growth and arrival into Indiana with Purpose First Partners, a venture between New Perspective and Boldt Capital. The transaction consists of three

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Innovative Senior Living Community in Arden Hills Breaks Ground

Rendering of New Perspective Arden Hills building and parking lot in front

The 146-unit building will include top-notch amenities to help older adults thrive MINNETONKA, Minn., Oct. 13, 2021—For more than 20 years, New Perspective has helped older adults across the Midwest Live Life on Purpose®. A new 192,000-square-foot community in Arden Hills, Minn. will provide opportunities for more older adults to experience this way of life. The new community will provide memory care, assisted

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Welcoming Island Shores to the New Perspective family

We take great pride in announcing that Island Shores, a bustling community located in Neenah, Wisconsin, has joined the New Perspective family of senior living communities. Offering independent and assisted living with waterside views, Island Shores is already helping older adults live life on purpose with amenities including a fitness center, raised gardens, and connected Riverwalk. Under the new name of New Perspective

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New Perspective Donates Masks to Family Clinics in Kenya

New Perspective teamed up with Minneapolis-based HealthStore Foundation to provide face masks for family clinics throughout Kenya and broader Africa. HealthStore Foundation operates Child and Family Wellness (CFW) Clinics, which not only provide accessible medical treatment in rural areas, but also training and support to run successful clinics and provide stable jobs for local community members. Mary Sitaka, a nurse

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Bourbon Brat Kabobs Recipe

Chef Troy Benedict and Woman in Winter Coat Standing Next To Grill

We might not be able to tailgate as we used to, but that doesn’t mean we have to miss out on the fun! Chef Troy Benedict, Culinary Services Director at New Perspective Waconia, shares his Bourbon Brat recipe—perfect for a virtual tailgate—with KARE 11. Watch this video on Facebook or visit KARE 11’s website for the full recipe!