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Applewood Volunteers Recognized by Freehold Borough School District

Applewood Volunteers Recognized by Freehold Borough School District By Joan Cinque Manager of Resident Services Part of our Engaged Living program, an exclusive roster of activities and events designed to enrich our residents’ mind, body and spirits, includes social accountability. Last year, our seniors and staff combined efforts to launch Tools-4-Schools, a multi-pronged volunteer program to help our local schools. These volunteers were …
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Memorial Day Ceremony Honors Resident Veterans and Commemorates Those Lost

Memorial Day Ceremony Honors Resident Veterans and Commemorates Those Lost   Applewood is honored to be home to more than 30 veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. On Memorial Day, we honored all those Americans who sacrificed their lives fighting for our country. The ceremony included residents and volunteers from the Color Guard of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadets, NWS Earle Division. Ray …
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APPLEWOOD HOSTS ANNUAL ‘STATE OF THE COMMUNITY’ ADDRESS

APPLEWOOD HOSTS ANNUAL ‘STATE OF THE COMMUNITY’ ADDRESS On May 4, Applewood, a non-profit CCRC affiliated with CentraState Healthcare System in Freehold, held its annual “State of the Union” address for community residents and staff. Presenters included John T. Gribbin, FACHE, CentraState chief executive officer; Thomas W. Scott, FACHE, FABC, senior vice president and chief operating officer; and Keith Grady, LNHA, Applewood executive …
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Keeping Applewood Firing on All Cylinders

Keeping Applewood Firing on All Cylinders Ramon Vargas: Manager of Facilities Management “From security to housekeeping to building and grounds management, it’s my job to keep everything operating seamlessly while always anticipating challenges that may be on the horizon,” says Ramon (Ray) Vargas, who has worked in senior living for the past 10 years. Supported by an outstanding team of operations professionals, Ray …
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Spring Spirituality Celebrations abound at Applewood

Spring Spirituality Celebrations abound at Applewood Welcome spring! At last, we’re throwing open the windows, packing away the winter boots and going outside to revel in warmer and longer days ahead. Our Easter and Passover celebrations officially marked the new season. A key component of our Engaged Living program focuses on spirituality. We hold several religious services for residents of many faiths on-site, which …
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