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Flu and Virus Prevention Efforts Kick into High Gear at Applewood

Flu and Virus Prevention Efforts Kick into High Gear at Applewood “We started special flu-prevention protocols early-on,” says Ray Vargas, manager of building services. “Thankfully, it is paying off as our diagnosed flu cases are very nominal so far this season.” This year, in particular, the flu has taken a toll on the nation and New Jersey is no exception. CentraState Medical Center, …
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Applewood recognized for long-term solvency!

Applewood has been awarded the A.V. Powell (AVP) Seal recognizing our community’s strong actuarial results placing us in the top-tier of all CCRC’s for long-term solvency. Communities with the AVP Seal are in “satisfactory actuarial balance with above average actuarial position.” http://www.avpowell.com/avp-seal-recipients/


Season 2 Applewood’s “Chopped” Champions Crowned

Season 2 Applewood’s “Chopped” Champions Crowned By Heath Braunstein, Director of Dining Services and the Culinary Institute of Applewood Why just watch Chopped, the competitive cooking competition program on the Food Network, when you can be an active competitor right here at Applewood? We recently crowned our second annual Chopped Champions after an exciting contest to determine who could create the best entree …
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Chinese New Year Celebration

Come to Applewood to welcome the Chinese New Year Saturday, February 17 at 1:00 p.m. This Year of the Dog is focused on harmony, stability and long-term planning — perfect for a visit to New Jersey’s premier continuing care retirement community.Enjoy a fun-filled occasion featuring a beautiful traditional Chinese performance, Chinese decorations, lavish costumes and even takeout with Applewood-made almond cookies. Tour cottages, …
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Applewood is Revamped, Renewed and Reinvigorated for the Future

Applewood is Revamped, Renewed and Reinvigorated for the Future By Keith Grady Executive Director Residents and staff successfully partnered again in 2017 to introduce community-wide enhancements to meet the interests of our seniors. From new resident-managed clubs and day-trip destinations to a top-to-bottom community dining room redesign, it’s been an invigorating year. Formal Dining Room – A Floor-to-Ceiling Redesign A year ago, we …
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