Part 4 of the 4 Part Brain Heatlh & Wellness Series: How Does Promoting Your Health Affect Your Brain?
August 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm
Rose Villa is the leader in Brain Health. Find out how a healthy lifestyle can
From Drab to Vibrant: Restoring the Bloom With Pocket Neighborhoods
CEO, Vassar Byrd, provides an in-depth look at Rose Villa's past, present, and exciting future in LeadingAge Magazine.
Rose Villa was founded in 1957 and built over the following two years, opening its doors in 1960 as Oregon Senior Citizens, Inc., and becoming Rose Villa in 1962. The intention behind it was to create a community unlike any others of that era: one in which residents could have ready access to the outdoors, freely commune with neighbors and live life on their terms. Individual apartments for the residents fostered these values, which to this day emphasize Rose Villa’s understanding that no two retirement experiences are the same. Not everyone needs or wants the same level of care, if they need care at all.