Programming That Resonates Purpose!
To Sonata Senior Living, programming isn’t just about games and activities. It’s about opening up a whole world of meaningful lifestyle opportunities, cultural and educational experiences and delivering resort-like services, amenities and care to all who call Sonata home. It’s about honoring residents’ individuality and independence while finding ways to connect with their motivations, their sense of purpose and what they most enjoy in life. We want to make it possible for every Sonata Senior Living resident to lead a rewarding, enjoyable and purposeful life at every age and every stage.
Live It Up! SM
Sonata Senior Living’s signature Live It Up!℠ program is woven through every fiber of our vibrant, worry-free lifestyle and approach to service and care. Our Live It Up!℠ programming nurtures the seven dimensions of wellness as identified by the International Council on Active Aging®:
At Your Service! SM
Five-star hospitality is a Sonata-wide commitment. Each community carefully chooses special team members who share a personal desire to serve seniors and promise to deliver our unmatched level of service with dignity and respect. Sonata Senior Living’s enduring culture of service is founded on these principles:
- Commitment to providing person-directed care
- Care and compassion through everything we do
- Teamwork among our staff to serve those around us
- Communication in a courteous and understandable manner
- Confidentiality in every aspect of care and services
- Safety and security practiced consistently
- Cleanliness in a clutter- and odor-free environment
- Quality in care and services
- Service recovery through immediate correction of failures
Specialized Memory Care Programming
Available at Serenades at Longwood, Serenades at The Villages and Serenades at West Orange
Sonata Senior Living’s Memory Care assisted living communities, Serenades by Sonata, blend our Live It Up!SM and At Your ServiceSM programs with nationally recognized memory care programs that are proven to greatly enhance the quality of life for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. These include renowned dementia care expert Teepa Snow’s Positive Approach™ to Care (PAC), Team Elliott Education’s Lifelong Learning program
and MUSIC & MEMORYSM.
Serenades by Sonata was an early adopter of internationally renowned dementia care expert Teepa Snow’s Positive Approach™ to Care (PAC), which strives at all times to connect, protect, reflect, engage and respond. Our caregivers hold the program’s certifications and there are PAC Trainers on staff.
Serenades by Sonata embraces a relationship with Team Elliott Education. Their innovative, creative Lifelong Learning program utilizes technology, research and interactive educational programs that raise the standard for intellectual care within senior living communities. Moments of Brilliance® is an intellectual opportunities program, enthusiastically facilitated by Team Elliott Education®, engaging participants in the Lifelong Learners Hall of Fame® session series.
MUSIC & MEMORYSM is a nationwide therapy program proven to soothe those with memory loss and spark happy memories from their pasts. Our dementia care professionals are trained to personalize playlists with the appropriate music to be delivered on iPods and other digital devices.