AlmaVia of Camarillo

  • Highlighting Our Amazing Team

    At AlmaVia of Camarillo, we’re proud of our devoted team members, and we want to get the word out about what makes them so special. We’d like to introduce you to four of our extraordinary staffers who were recently honored as Employees of the Week. Veronica Verduzco is a member of our memory care team……

  • AlmaVia of Camarillo Member of Dementia Friendly Ventura County

    For organizations that fight dementia, the disease is a powerful foe. Mounting an effective defense requires tools, strategies and support. Dementia Friendly Ventura County aims to provide support in the form of resources tailored to the local community. AlmaVia of Camarillo is proud to have recently received designation as a member of Dementia Friendly Ventura……

  • The BridgeHaven Learning Series at AlmaVia of Camarillo

    The BridgeHaven Learning Series at AlmaVia of Camarillo

    How can you create an engaging and supportive environment for your loved one with Alzheimer’s or related dementia? An upcoming workshop sponsored by AlmaVia of Camarillo provides you with valuable information on forms of expression as diverse as interactive art creation, virtual visits to museums, poetry collages, seated yoga, volunteer opportunities and iconic movie clips……

  • Local Organizations Team Up to Promote Wellness in Camarillo

    Local Organizations Team Up to Promote Wellness in Camarillo

    A public agency and a senior living community partnership to bring healthy meals to seniors. AlmaVia of Camarillo offered to sponsor the kitchen renovation, support kitchen operations and the meal program. Continue Reading Local Organizations Team Up to Promote Wellness in Camarillo

  • Assisted Living: More than Medicine

    Assisted Living: More than Medicine

    Staying mobile and eating well improve health outcomes in assisted living. The residents of AlmaVia of Camarillo are no couch potatoes. They spend their days learning tai chi, playing tribal drums or taking walks around the community. Activities that promote and support mobility are important because scientists have found that staying physically active and exercising……

  • An AlmaVia of Camarillo Resident’s Legacy of Love

    An AlmaVia of Camarillo Resident’s Legacy of Love

    Clark Hunter grows his faith by sharing it. There are two unwavering loves in Clark Hunter’s life: a sweet, simple song and his steadfast Catholic faith. Hunter has lived at AlmaVia of Camarillo for a little over a year, bringing with him his spiritual legacy and his 25 years of experience as a lay minister……

  • Staff Member Spotlight: Minerva Santiago, AlmaVia of Camarillo

    Staff Member Spotlight: Minerva Santiago, AlmaVia of Camarillo

    A dedicated caregiver to seniors with memory loss. Caring for seniors with Alzheimer’s, dementia and memory loss involves more than giving medications and making sure they have assistance getting to meals. True care requires a personal touch to unleash their creativity and bring them joy. Resident Care Assistant Minerva Santiago, known as Mini, engages residents……

  • Creating Connections Across Generations

    Creating Connections Across Generations

    A local Boy Scout brings video-chat technology to senior living residents of AlmaVia of Camarillo. Every Sunday morning, 16-year-old Ben Baker video chats with his grandparents in Connecticut. They talk about what Ben is doing at school and his Boy Scout activities. “It’s great because I can talk to them and see them even though……

  • Transitioning a Loved One Into an Assisted Living Community

    Transitioning a Loved One Into an Assisted Living Community

    An adult child shares her insights on moving her mother-in-law into senior living. Moving a loved one to an assisted living community is a delicate transition. It takes research, planning and clear communication to make the move go smoothly. Rebecca Kilbury shares her experience of moving her mother-in-law, Fran Kilbury, age 85, into AlmaVia of……

  • A Day Dedicated to Senior Health and Fitness

    A Day Dedicated to Senior Health and Fitness

    Elder Care Alliance communities are coming together to celebrate holistic wellness on National Senior Health & Fitness Day. Elder Care Alliance residents never have a reason to be bored. Every community has a wide variety of activities and events designed to keep residents active and engaged. From walking clubs and gardening groups to guided meditation……