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Suzanne Elise Assisted Living Community Receives Commander’s Commendation

Recently, a small ceremony was held at Suzanne Elsie Assisted Living Community, which is located in beautiful Seaside, OR. Over 50 people gathered to watch as the local Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) chapter presented the facility with an Americanism Award. “As the Executive Director of Suzanne Elise Assisted Living, it has been my privilege to accept the Americanism Award presented to our community by The VFW Commander,” says Jeanne Devitt. The award recognizes “exemplary achievement in promoting values such as patriotism, commitment to service and love of country which contributes to the betterment of the American society.” “We gave … Continue reading

Avamere Bellingham Healthcare Raises Food and Money for Bellingham Food Bank

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“This was the first year that we have done this. As a group, we were planning our first family Thanksgiving dinner and decided to ask our guests coming to Avamere Bellingham Healthcare to be with their family members bring a donation for the Food Bank. We are always looking for ways to positively impact our community. We collected 119 pounds of food and $50.00 on our first food drive. The Food Bank here in Bellingham distributes over a quarter million pounds of food in response to more than 11,000 requests for assistance.  The Food Bank is able to purchase more … Continue reading

Avamere Family of Companies Extends Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Services to Vancouver, WA through Acquisition of Cascade Park Care Center


This is the first physical expansion for the Avamere Family of Companies’ line of Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation services for 2015. This acquisition follows sustained growth throughout 2014 and 2013 in all lines of its post-acute services from home health and hospice to contract rehabilitation and memory care. The Avamere Family of Companies has acquired Cascade Park Care Center, conveniently located at 801 SE Park Crest Ave, Vancouver, WA and will re-brand the well-regarded skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility as Avamere Rehabilitation of Cascade Park. “We are very excited to welcome Avamere Rehabilitation of Cascade Park to the family,” says … Continue reading

Groundbreakings at Keizer and Salem (VIDEO)

On November 12, Avamere Family of Companies broke ground on two new facilities — the new Salem Transitional Care (near Bonaventure Assisted Living) and a memory care facility adjacent to Avamere Court at Keizer. The two groundbreaking events included members of Avamere’s management team, Bonaventure and Keizer staff, as well as representatives from the Oregon Health Care Association and the City of Keizer and the City of Salem — including Salem Mayor Anna Peterson. Check out the videos below to learn more!