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Carillon Assisted Living Spotlights Warning Signs of Vision Loss

April is Eye Health and Safety Month. While you enjoy the beautiful sights of spring—flowers in bloom, bright green grass and butterflies—take a few minutes to consider all your eyes … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on April 17, 2017

Meet Janet McNally, Resident at Carillon Assisted Living of Hendersonville, Who Has a Most Colorful History

The bright lights, picturesque sites and colorful characters of Paris are world-renowned, but for many they are only images in photographs and films. Janet McNally has walked the city’s streets, … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on April 11, 2017

Meet Doris Tilley, New Resident at Carillon Assisted Living of Durham Whose Historical Research Made Her Famous Across North Carolina

Doris Tilley was a couple years into researching family cemeteries around Durham County when the husband of a friend who was helping Doris with the project remarked, “What are you … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on April 4, 2017

Meet Evelyn DiCenso, Sharing Hats and Hugs at Carillon of Fayetteville

Evelyn DiCenso’s talent for making crocheted items stretches back more than eight decades, to when she first learned how to crochet from her grandmother. Over the years she has made … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on March 24, 2017

Special Menus at Carillon Assisted Living Facilities Spotlighted During National Nutrition Month

With March designated as National Nutrition Month, special dishes like Chicken Marsala prepared with fresh mushrooms will be served in many residences. So will such side items as low sodium … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on March 13, 2017

Carillon Assisted Living Spotlights Heart Disease-Alzheimer’s Link During American Heart Month

With February designated as American Heart Month, Carillon consultant Mary Ann Drummond is working to increase awareness of the link between heart disease and Alzheimer’s. She wants residents and their … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on February 23, 2017

First “Sweetheart Dance” Planned February 16 at Carillon Assisted Living’s Fuquay-Varina Facility

Staff members and residents alike are abuzz at Carillon Assisted Living’s Fuquay-Varina facility, whose first “Sweetheart Dance” will coincide with “Family Night” on Thursday, Feb. 16. Although the event will … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on February 6, 2017

Carillon Steps up to Help Neighbors in Need during Severe Winter Storm

Winter Storm Helena hit the East Coast earlier this month, burying the Raleigh area in snow and forcing temperatures well below freezing for several days. The frigid temperatures caused a … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories on January 19, 2017

Meet Richard Jones, Carillon of Knightdale’s Local Retired Farmer, Landscaper and Gardener

Whether tending the garden out back, visiting the Walmart where he used to oversee the garden shop, chatting with elementary school students, or encouraging other residents, Richard Jones is one … Read More »

Posted in Sage Stories Tagged , , , , on January 5, 2017

Meet Maggie Smith, one of the Newest Residents at Carillon Assisted Living of Newton

Although still adjusting to life at Carillon Assisted Living four months after moving to our Newton facility, Maggie Smith is looking forward to celebrating her first Christmas with us. It’s … Read More »

Posted in Carillon Caregivers, Resident and Community Life, Resident Stories, Successful Aging Tagged , , , , , on December 19, 2016