The Manor Village Life Centers Wins ALFA Best of the Best Award

Calgary, Alberta – May 24th, 2015 – The Manor Village Life Centers announced today that it has won the ALFA 2015 Best of the Best Award in the category of New Best Practices in Senior Living. This national award honors programs that are advancing business excellence in the field of senior living.Assisted Living Award

The Manor Village Life Centers launched the Preserving Independence platform. This program is an integrated platform that customizes each resident’s health and wellness program to suit their individual needs. It promotes the maintenance of its resident’s overall wellbeing and quality of life, through specially designed supports and programs facilitated by dedicated specialists known as the Wellness Team.

“Our purpose is ‘To Make a Difference in the Lives of Our Valued Residents.’ One of the key ways we accomplish this is through the Preserving Independence program…The overwhelmingly positive impact our Preserving Independence platform has had on our residents, and their resulting passion for the program and life at The Manor Village, has resulted in both increased brand awareness and referrals,” says The Manor Village President Nicolle Blais.

“Our members who participate in the Best of the Best Awards consistently showcase that they are committed to innovation in senior living and are setting new standards for their peers to embrace,” said ALFA President and CEO James Balda. “Through these awards, our members can learn from one another and together spur new and improved products and services for the senior living industry.”

alfa-award-acceptanceProgram submissions were judged for their uniqueness in the industry, innovative use of ideas from outside the industry,  impact on residents, their families, staff and operations,  embrace of industry core principles, the strength of quantitative and qualitative results and strategic vision.  Members of ALFA’s President’s Council and Executive Roundtables scored the submissions, with the highest-rated nominations.

Winning programs and other innovative strategies are recognized in the May/June 2015 issue of Senior Living Executive ( and will be recognized at the ALFA 2015 Conference and Exposition.  Learn more about this event for senior living executives at



alfa logoThe Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) is the largest national association exclusively dedicated to professionally-managed, resident-centered senior living communities and the seniors and families they serve.  Since 1990, ALFA has advocated for choice, accessibility, independence, dignity, and quality of life for all seniors.  ALFA’s programs promote business and operational excellence through education, research, publications, professional networking and online tools designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurism in the field of senior living.



Assisted Living Preserving Independence VideoAt The Manor Village Life Centers we are committed to providing an exceptional Lifestyle Experience™. We create beautiful, elegant communities with exceptional amenities! We pride ourselves on having the industries best. We offer support in all areas of our Residents’ lives including dining, wellness support and resources, housekeeping, social activities, and access to emergency response with dedicated staff 24 hours per day. Since opening the first Manor Village location over 19 years ago, The Manor Village Life Centers has raised the standards of seniors living and will continue to do so as we open new communities across Canada and the US.

While searching for an assisted living location, our luxurious property and abundant amenities are just the beginning. A caring and professional staff is what makes The Manor Village Life Centers the paramount choice in assisted living plans.  Our friendly staff will welcome you and see to it that all of your needs are met.  We are The Community with Heart.

Call us today to schedule a visit, and see for yourself why The Manor Village Scottsdale is a wonderful place to call home.

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