September 13, 2019
SEATTLE–Leisure Care announced that The Ackerly at Sherwood in Oregon will celebrate its Grand Opening on October 5. The Ackerly is Leisure Care’s newest senior living community and offers studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments for independent and assisted living, as well as private and neighbor suites for memory care.
Join Sherwood City Council President, Tim Rosener, local leaders and community members to celebrate the day’s events, which will include a flag-raising, an open-house with tours, speeches, plus food and entertainment. The Cruise Ship themed event consists of passports and Ports of Call and will culminate with a giveaway of a cruise for two.
Grand Opening Festivities are October 5 at 11 a.m. at 16872 SW Edy Road, Sherwood, OR.
Life at The Ackerly offers residents the best of both worlds. The community is situated in Sherwood between Tigard and Newberg, just a few miles from downtown Portland. There are stunning views of the Tualatin Mountains, Chehalem Mountains and Northern Oregon Coast Range.
“Whether they are heading to a restaurant in downtown Portland, or taking a nature walk at the nearby Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge, we want our residents to make the most out of their retirement years. The Ackley will have a wide range of activities and wellness programs for seniors,” said Andy Gomes, Leisure Care Senior Vice President.
The Ackerly will employee 75 people and offer a wide range of amenities including a full-service spa and salon, a theatre and many of Leisure Care’s signature programs. Among the signature services:
• PrimeFit℠ – innovative fitness and wellness program that takes a holistic approach and offers residents a comprehensive and fun fitness program.
• Opal – memory program tailored to the individual, from physical fitness to sensory stimulation and spiritual well-being to meet the needs of each resident.
• Travel by Leisure Care – full-service in-house travel agency that offers destination travel and group trips, to personal travel services, and staycation services, the opportunity to find fun in your own backyard.
• Brain HQ – brain training games with tools that can track individual performance.
Weekly excursions and activities including winery tours, visiting performing arts venues, and trips to the parks are also on the calendar in keeping with the Leisure Care philosophy of Five-Star Fun.
Leisure Care, LLC is one of the largest privately owned and most innovative operators of senior living communities in the U.S. Founded in 1976, Leisure Care operates 52 retirement communities and nearly 8,000 apartments in the United States. Leisure Care’s inventive ‘Five-Star Fun’ philosophy is changing the perception of senior living by providing amenities commonly associated with luxury hotels and which support healthy, active lifestyles.