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Ann Marie Ladis, director of sales and marketing, made another appearance on WCNC's "Charlotte Today" program to discuss long-term plans for the Sharon Towers at SouthPark campus. She and host Beth Troutman also talked about Sharon Towers' commitment to successful...
There is a daunting amount of information to sort through to understand the role that vaccines will play in fighting this pandemic, when we will begin vaccinating at Sharon Towers at SouthPark and what we can expect to see in terms of a timeline, side effects and...
Our own Ann Marie Ladis, director of sales and marketing, was recently a guest on WCNC's "Charlotte Today" program. She discussed construction of The Deerwood as well as how the new independent living apartment building fits into Sharon Towers at SouthPark's long-term...
It's a natural reaction to a global pandemic for a senior living community to institute measures to preserve the health and welfare of residents, families and staff. However, Sharon Towers at SouthPark's Director of Vitality and Well-Being Jessica Bourque also saw...
Here at Fresh Start Transitions, we have experienced many ups and downs and survived them all. However, we have never experienced anything like COVID-19 before. When this virus first came to visit, we had many clients already on our schedule. Their sales were closing,...
Congratulations to our own Jessica Bourque, who is among the first graduates of the Leadership In Wellness Management course offered by ICAA Education, Inc. (a sister company of the International Council on Active Aging® (ICAA), a professional association that has...
Sharon Towers' own Mattie Grigsby was recently featured in an article in the online publication Qcitymetro. The piece detailed her personal history including early years in Greensboro and teaching career in Charlotte as well as her time here at Sharon Towers. You can...
By 2035, the number of Americans age 65 and over is expected to top 78 million, surpassing the number of children (age 18 and under) for the first time. The graying of America is a good thing, for it means we are living healthier, longer lives. It’s also a good thing...
Amanda Russell is excited. And why not? As the new staff music therapist at Sharon Towers, she has a few hundred potential students. Whether it’s working with groups improvising with instruments, playing musical “Jeopardy” to help keep residents’ mind sharp and...
Sharon Towers recently agreed to underwrite the full cost of health risk assessment screenings for seniors for five dates in in the greater Charlotte area. The screenings, conducted by the UNC Charlotte Health Risk Assessment Lab, were open to anyone 55 or older. No...
Just because you love your home doesn't mean that it isn't fun to get away once in a while. At Sharon Towers, our residents enjoy group excursions to area events and cultural activities. Sometimes we even go out of town for a special occasion. Whether it’s music,...
Sharon Towers' own Ralph and Marinell Bostian were recently featured in a Charlotte magazine article about finding love in Charlotte's senior community. You can read the article here."We actually have more freedom now at Sharon Towers than we ever had in a house....
"The staff is so caring. They make sure we have social opportunities, even during COVID. They are always looking out for you."
Harry Creemers & Martha Groblewski
"Sharon Towers has it all – friendly residents, caring staff, fine dining, opportunities for vitality and enrichment – and the best location!"
"There’s so much to love here because it’s very homey. I can have privacy in my own apartment and also be with people when I want to."
"I love the location, the congeniality of people, the activities provided. There’s a family atmosphere here and it’s a good feeling."
"I feel secure here. Everyone is so friendly and helpful. I have peace of mind."
"I appreciate the camaraderie among residents and I love the location. It’s within walking distance of so many things. Plus, they allowed me to have my dog, Timber."
"I have never been in a place where people are so welcoming and the SouthPark area is ideal. The classes they offer that keep you alive and well and moving are the best."
"We have a feeling of security, that your children don’t have to be burdened taking care of you. The people here are down-to-earth folks. And someone else does the cooking and cleaning!"
William & Rebecca McNair
"My apartment suits me. I have a balcony that extends the entire length of the apartment. It’s easy to get to know people at Sharon Towers. It’s a good feeling to be here."
"We love our apartment in the South Tower. We like the spaciousness. There’s a Southern charm to Sharon Towers."
Anita & Bill Pangle
"I love my apartment. It has everything I need. It’s attractive, comfortable and updated. The sense of community and the support one receives from staff and residents is so important."
"Everyone is so friendly. The staff does a wonderful job protecting us and entertaining us. Everyone here says that."