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“I’m passionate about helping others on their journey,” said Amy Steffen, clinical liaison for the health and rehabilitation center at Eastcastle Place retirement community in Milwaukee. “In sub-acute rehab, circumstances are never planned. I’m so grateful to be a trusted […]
When Lois Kluender was released from the hospital following treatment for renal complications that hampered her ability to walk, she was given several options of where to go for rehabilitation. Eastcastle Place senior living community in Milwaukee was one of […]
“I love to study, learn and prepare courses,” said 80-something year-old Eastcastle Place resident, Dale Snider. “ I moved to this wonderful community not just for the food but for the ability to offer astronomy and other classes to residents. […]
Sometimes the most matter-of-fact individuals are in truth, the most remarkable. Such is the case with Dick ‘Hux’ Huxtable. The resident of Eastcastle Place retirement community casually rattles off snippets of what he’s done in his almost 90 years including […]
“I’m still marveling at my good fortune at being able to live here,” said Susan Czynszak a new resident of Eastcastle Place retirement community on Milwaukee’s East side. The lifelong resident of Whitefish Bay who moved to Eastcastle Place this […]
“It takes a lot of time to prepare and I love every moment of it,” said David Tolan, a resident of Eastcastle Place retirement community on Milwaukee’s vibrant East side. Tolan has a passion for music which he is delighted […]
“The best thing about the apartment home is also its only drawback,” said Bill Eason, marketing director at Eastcastle, a retirement community located in Milwaukee’s historic Water Tower neighborhood. “it’s completely unique. There are only a few apartments with a […]
Under less than ideal circumstances, Patricia Spannraft received extraordinary care…twice! Two years ago, the then 73-year old, suffered a stroke, which left her unable to communicate. After intensive rehabilitation at the Health Center at Eastcastle Place however, the long-time Milwaukee […]
Gary Aubry is pleasantly surprised to find himself working at a job for 21 years longer than he had initially anticipated. Aubry said that when he was originally looking for a job 22 years ago and hoping to use his […]
At 92, Peter Schelkun isn’t quite ready to commit to a full and complete retirement. A resident of Eastcastle Place senior living community in Milwaukee, Schelkun hops in his car twice weekly, heading to Marquette University Dental School, where he […]
Dawn Koeper is often following in the footsteps of a four-legged legend. Jersey, her five-year-old husky-hound mix, is a goodwill ambassador/companion dog at the healthcare center of Eastcastle Place retirement community. Dawn, who is Eastcastle Place’s full-time on-site dietician, brings […]
Ideally located in close proximity to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Eastcastle Place retirement community benefits from the frequent infusion of young people within its doors. “Intergenerational programming and activities are very much the norm here,” said Laura Wengler, director of […]
Agnes SanFelippo has come full circle in a very intentional way. As a charge nurse at the Health Center at Eastcastle Place senior living community for 23 years, she knew the care and commitment to the residents’ well-being was top-notch. […]
Gudex went through LCS’s very selective professional development program, which put him on a fast track to becoming an executive director. “I knew that it was a career goal to become an executive director. Working as an administrator of health services […]
Eastcastle Place has an artist studio with two kilns…Eastcastle residents also have a rooftop terrace and an herb garden that the chef incorporates into his menu daily. Read the entire story here.
Residents of Eastcastle Place painted a mural of the skyline on an interior wall. Read more about the story here.
Laurence (Larry) Hammond, a resident of Eastcastle Place in Milwaukee, has a green thumb to rival all other green thumbs. Several years ago, he started lending a hand to a fellow resident at the senior living community, with the maintenance […]
Improvements Enhance Resident Lifestyles and Offer Additional Amenities Eastcastle Place is proud to announce that it has completed a $2.5 million renovation of our Health Center for rehabilitative care and skilled nursing. The goal of this comprehensive project was to […]
Eastcastle Place is proud to announce that Nancy O’Donnell, who previously served on our board of directors during 2016, has been appointed Chairman of the Board. During her two-year term, which began in January, Nancy will work closely with the […]
2017 marks second consecutive year community meets strict operational guidelines Eastcastle Place, a full continuum of care senior living community on Milwaukee’s east side, is proud to announce that it has received a 2017 deficiency-free health survey by the Division […]