Category Archives: Life at VPC

Celebrating Summertime in Vista Prairie Communities

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The last few weeks of summer are always a busy time filled with parties, barbecues, reunions, weddings, and celebrations of all kinds. Vista Prairie Communities are no exception! Our senior living communities find any and all excuses to celebrate throughout the summer. Here’s a preview of some of the upcoming events on Vista Prairie Communities social calendars.

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Meet the Team: Chris Carter, Executive Director, Vista Prairie at Windmill Ponds

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Chris Carter, Executive Director of Vista Prairie at Windmill Ponds, is an experienced organizational leader. She has held many positions of leadership over the years, first in higher education and then in senior living, making her uniquely qualified for the role of Windmill Ponds Executive Director.

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Tips for Choosing the Right Assisted Living Facility

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With an ever-growing array of senior living options available—independent living, adult day care, home health care, senior apartments, and skilled nursing, just to name a few—the prospect of choosing the community that’s right for you can be daunting. And that’s after you make the decision to move to a senior community, not an easy thing to do in its own right.

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Meet the Team: Joshua von Holdt, Executive Director, Vista Prairie at Fieldcrest

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The new Executive Director of Vista Prairie at Fieldcrest, Joshua von Holdt has an extensive background in nursing, social work, and health services. The common thread throughout his career is Josh’s passion for helping and serving members of his community. The amount of love and care he invests into his work shines through every day at Fieldcrest.

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Meet the Team: Jessie Warburton, Executive Director, Vista Prairie at Keelson Harbour

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Jessie Warburton, Executive Director of Keelson Harbour Senior Community in Spirit Lake, IA, is approaching a decade of service at Vista Prairie Communities. She’s been with Keelson Harbour since the very beginning, joining the team as a memory care resident assistant when the community opened its doors in 2007. A natural caregiver, Jessie was soon promoted to lead care manager and later to memory care coordinator.

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