Text Size

+ -

Archive for the ‘Sage Stories’ Category

Carillon Assisted Living Spotlights Warning Signs of Vision Loss

Monday, April 17th, 2017

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 »

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

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

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 »

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

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

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 »

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

Friday, March 24th, 2017

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 »

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

Monday, March 13th, 2017

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 »

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

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

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 »

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

Monday, February 6th, 2017

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 »

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

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

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 »

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

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

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 »

Meet Clara Elder, Raleigh’s First Female Police Officer and School Crossing Guard, at Carillon Assisted Living of Fuquay-Varina

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Although it’s been many years since Clara Elder walked the beat in Raleigh, she still remembers the heartwarming aspects of serving as one of first female police officers in North … Read More »

Back to Blog