Resident life during COVID-19: our stories

Pandemic or not, our residents are thriving and having a good time.

Our residents are thriving!

We could tell you about all the ways our residents are finding fun despite the pandemic, but we’d rather let them tell you themselves.


This note is long overdue as we have greatly appreciated your help for so long. The superb food truly does taste like it comes from a “Five Star restaurant” Even more impressive are the tireless servers who never run out of patience and smiles.

We also celebrate the activities department who contribute hours of games, fun, and attention to detail. And it goes without saying that the “libations” — ice cream, treats, dancing, and inspiring music — are definitely highlights of our days. 

From the security staff, to the senior helpers, to our maintenance crew, to our physical therapy staff, to the grounds workers, and many, many more, we salute you! Most important of all, our deepest gratitude to the entire staff for keeping us healthy, safe, and protected at this extremely difficult and challenging time.
– Fran and Don, Fountainview, West Palm Beach, FL

“I’ve lived at The Palms for the last seven years. The team members here take excellent care of all the residents, including under COVID-19 restrictions. I’ve made many friends among the residents and have enjoyed a wide variety of activities. The location is very convenient for shopping and medical care. Come and visit and talk to the residents. You’ll find we’re like a big family!”
– Robert I., The Palms, Mount Pleasant, SC

“I have been a resident at The Gardens of Port Saint Lucie for over two years and could not be any happier. My daughters and I thought about assisted living communities for quite a while and when we came to The Gardens, everything just clicked. I instantly loved my apartment and the whole move-in process ran very smoothly.

The employees here are all very helpful, happy, and eager to help. Since COVID-19 happened, I’m even happier that I’m not living alone in my own home — I know that I would've been very lonely and isolating. Living here has helped tremendously during this difficult time, and my daughters are happy knowing that their mama is well cared for.”

– Resident of The Gardens, Port St. Lucie, FL

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