What’s Going On at Eastcastle Place?


Castle Choir’s Blessed Winter Home

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… Read more >>>


Before You Feast: Give Thanks!

Getting together with family…watching football…cooking and baking…black Friday shopping: these are a few of the many Thanksgiving traditions… Read more >>>


Eastcastle Place Welcomes New Executive Director

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… Read more >>>


Move It or Lose It

Remember the old-school exercise gurus: Jack Lalanne, Jane Fonda, Richard Simmons? These celebrities preached the benefits of physical activity decades before workout clothes and yoga pants were everyone’s weekend… Read more >>>


Coming Full Circle

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. Read more >>>


Youth at Eastcastle Place

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. Read more >>>


Man (or Woman’s) Best Friend is on the Job

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. Read more >>>


Furry Friends for Fun and More

According to a study published by the US National Library of Medicine of the National Institute of Heath, interacting with pets helps improve a person’s mental, social and physiological heath. Read more >>>


Beauty, bistros and bars: Today’s senior living facilities have it all

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 more >>>


Health Center at Eastcastle Place new admissions coordinator

Megan Schelwat is the new community admissions coordinator for the Health Center at Eastcastle Place. Read more >>>


Murals emerge in Milwaukee

Residents of Eastcastle Place painted a mural of the skyline on an interior wall. Read more >>>


Want to Stay Alert? Get in the Game!

We’ve all been through the panic of: “Where’s my phone?” or “Where did I put my glasses?” If you’ve ever experienced this, followed by the relief when you discover you’re talking on your phone and your glasses are on top of your head, you aren’t alone. Read more >>>


Eat Your Veggies, Grow Your Veggies

Remember when you were a little kid and your parents would say, “Eat your vegetables?” Well, that advice was true then and it’s still true today. Read more >>>


Working Her Dream Job

“You’d hear in the industry that it’s the crème de la crème,” said Megan Schelwat, the newly appointed community admissions coordinator for the Health Center at Eastcastle Place. Read more >>>


State of the Art

“The art of making art is putting it together.” This line from Stephen Sondheim’s hit Broadway musical Sunday in the Park with George, is sung by artist Georges Seurat as he laments the endless hoops he has to jump through to create art that will sell. Read more >>>


Lending a Hand with His Green Thumb

Laurence (Larry) Hammond, a resident of Eastcastle Place in Milwaukee, has a green thumb to rival all other green thumbs. Read more >>>


Eastcastle Place: Artist in Residence

Through the Student Artist in Residence program at Eastcastle Place, Ian McGibbon has brought a surge of creativity to the full continuum of care senior living community by having the opportunity to live at Eastcastle himself. Read more >>>


TimeSlips Program Promotes Creative Engagement Among Eastcastle Place Residents

Eastcastle Place, a full continuum of care retirement community that takes a holistic approach to senior care and living, is a proud, longtime participant of the TimeSlips program. Begun in 1998 and… Read more >>>


Eastcastle Place Achieves Deficiency Free Designation by State of Wisconsin

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 … Read more >>>


Eastcastle Place Completes $2.5 Million Renovation of Health Center

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. Read more >>>


Nancy O’Donnell Welcomed as Eastcastle Place Chairman of the Board

 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. Read more >>>