Chaparral House Named A Best Workplace for Aging Services in the United States by FORTUNE Magazine

Press Release, August 2019

Berkeley, California – For the second year in a row FORTUNE Magazine has honored Chaparral House as one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Aging Services in the United States. The ranking considered anonymous feedback from 223,183 employees working for a large number and variety of organizations in Senior Housing, Senior Care, Senior Healthcare, and At-Home Care in the Aging Services industry.

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Skilled Nursing Leaders Share Winning Hiring, Retention Strategies

Skilled Nursing News, October 2018

After a pair of skilled nursing operators topped a recent list of the best places to work in senior housing and care, Skilled Nursing News decided to reach out to some of the honorees to find out their secrets to success. And while each strategy was unique, the formula frequently included respect, recognition, and competitive benefits.

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Berkeley: Pianist brings to the elderly music from their past

East Bay Times, December 2016

Music has been a thread throughout Elaine Palmer’s life. The former Antioch resident loves music, loves to sing and to play the piano. Music defines her. The piano she received as a young girl of 16 today sits in her living room and is the same one she’s been playing all these years. And luckily, for the residents of Chaparral House in Berkeley, Palmer has chosen to share this important part of her life with the elderly on a weekly basis.

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