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Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Communities Featured in Environments for Aging 2021 Awards for design Champions

Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Communities Featured in Environments for Aging 2021 Awards for design Champions

Senior designer Grant WarnerHKS spends the night in senior living facilities with immersive indoor streetscapes like Watercrest Sarasota to fully experience the impact of their “outdoor” concept on resident engagement, family interaction, and resident engagement. Warner witnessed firsthand the stimulating environment it provides residents, caregivers, and their families.

“The smells of freshly cut grass transport me back to the ballfield where I spent time with my Dad,” he says. Marc VorkapichWatercrest Senior Living Group’s Principal and CEO.”Research has shown that using specific sights, sounds, or smells can connect us to our memories, and even enhance our experiences. This crucial element of multi-sensory programming at Market Street Plaza was designed to meet the individual needs and interests of each resident.

Watercrest’s Market Street Plaza is a unique design that features a streetscape that is ‘outdoor’. It features winding trees, fresh flowers and innovative visual cueing. All this is surrounded by the peaceful sounds of nature. Residents enjoy the familiar comforts of familiar activities like stopping by the Post Office or Newsstand, browsing through the Art Gallery, sampling freshly baked pastries at Bakery, and visiting the Salon and Barber Shop to receive special pampering. Each space is thoughtfully designed to stimulate your senses and encourage interaction between residents, guests, and staff.

Watercrest Sarasota, a luxury senior living community, is newly constructed. It offers 72 independent, 94 assisted living, and 32 memory care residences. The architecture and design feature a stunning promenade with fireplace, signature waterwall, pool, salon, spa, children’s playground, grand balconies and Florida-style outdoor living spaces.

Watercrest Sarasota has been partnered with Watercrest. Watercrest Senior Living Group United PropertiesThe design team includes Interior Design Associates and HKS Architecture and LifeBUILT Architecture. Walker and Company construction are also included. Watercrest Sarasota is conveniently located at 4100 University Parkway Sarasota Florida. For more information, call the community at 941-979-1396.

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Watercrest Senior Living Group
Watercrest Senior Living Group was founded in honor of our mothers and fathers. We strive to be a beacon for quality senior living by setting new standards in care, service, and associate training. Watercrest senior living communities have a luxurious aesthetic, exceptional amenities, world class care, and innovative programming that provides unparalleled service for seniors with Alzheimer’s and other dementia. Watercrest is a Great Place to Work and specializes in the creation and operation of memory care communities and assisted living facilities, as well as the growth of servant leaders. Visit for more information.

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