Kendal Values

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Enso Village Breaks Reservation Record Despite Pandemic Restrictions

Feb. 26, 2021—After 8 ½ weeks on the market, Enso Village would come out at 70% reserved, a record during normal times — an astounding feat for a greenfield project during a pandemic when senior communities were seen by some as dangerous places to call home. Today, Enso Village sits at 96% reserved.

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Barclay Friends Residents Reflect on "The Hill We Climb" Poem

This past week, residents spent time reflecting on the poem by Amanda Gorman entitled “The Hill We Climb.” Gorman famously recited this poem during the 2021 Presidential Inauguration. Reading the…

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The Benefits of Creating a Daily Routine

If today feels like just one more day in the endless year of 2020 – even though it’s technically 2021 – you are not alone. The events of 2020 are…

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Sustainability

Jan. 12, 2021—Kendal's commitment to environmentally sensitive approaches reflects its Quaker roots, embracing the belief that human beings are stewards of the Earth and should care for it so that each generation passes on to the next one a world as good as or better than the one it received.

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We Hold Those In The Light

At Kendal~Crosslands Communities Our Values Remain Strong Yesterday, our nation and the world witnessed a historic assault on our democracy with a lawless spectacle on the U.S. Capitol Building.  It…

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Longtime Kendal at Ithaca Board member Harold D. “Hal” Craft Jr. has been recognized by LeadingAge New York as its Trustee of the Year for 2020.

Harold D. Craft Wins LeadingAge New York 2020 Trustee of the Year Award

Jan. 4, 2021—A member of Kendal at Ithaca’s Board from 2009 through 2019, Hal served as Board Chair from 2013 to 2019.

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Trustee of the Year award trophy alongside photo of Hal Craft

LeadingAge NY Names Hal Craft Trustee of the Year

Dec. 24, 2020--LeadingAge New York CEO Jim Clyne presented the award to Craft during a Dec. 16 Zoom meeting of Kendal at Ithaca’s Board of Trustees.

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Kendal Values: The Foundation of Our Mission and Community

Healthy living, active aging and continuing contributions to community life are just some of the aspects of living at Kendal at Lexington that make it such a desirable and thriving…

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What is Person-Centered Care?

At Chandler Hall, we believe in person-centered care for every resident and every home care patient. But what is person-centered care and why is it so important? Care That’s a…

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